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Iraq army 'routs Isis rebels' in offensive on Tikrit

29 June 2014 Last updated at 07:33 BST

Iraq's army has routed Sunni militants in a major offensive on the northern city of Tikrit, state media say.

State television said the governor's HQ had been recaptured and 60 fighters from the Isis militant group killed.

Paul Adams reports.

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