#AceWorldNews – IRAQ (Mosul) – Nov.18 – Iraqi security forces entered the country’s largest refinery for the first time on Tuesday, Reuters reported.
‘ Baiji Oil Refinery in Mosul ‘
“The anti-terrorism force called Mosul Battalion, entered Baiji refinery for the first time in five months,” said police colonel Saleh Jaber.
Government forces had battled militants of the Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL), who had surrounded it, for months.
State TV showed what it said was live footage of the complex from outside its walls.