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Iraqi Official: Security Forces Enter Baiji Refinery

Security forces entered Iraq's largest refinery for the first time on Tuesday after months of battling Islamic State militants who had surrounded it, a police colonel said. Complete recovery of the Baiji facility could provide critical momentum for government forces charged with restoring stability in a country facing its worst security crisis since dictator Saddam Hussein was toppled in 2003. “The first Iraqi force, the anti-terrorism force called Mosul Battalion, entered Baiji...

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