Baiji refinery (archive image)
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Iraq conflict: Reports and reaction

Watch the latest reports and reaction as unrest continues in Iraq.

The country's army says it has driven off Islamist-led militants attacking its biggest oil refinery amid reports it was overrun.

An official told Reuters the militants had occupied 75% of the Baiji refinery, 210km (130 miles) north of Baghdad.

The army said 40 attackers had been killed, a claim which could not be verified independently.

  • 18 Jun 2014