Besieged at oil plant, 300 almost out of time

Iraqis holding on, but supplies short

Posted: June 22, 2014 at 3:31 a.m.

IRBIL, Iraq -- Security forces occupying Iraq's largest oil refinery remain besieged by fighters from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant on Saturday as American and Kurdish officials warned the garrison could not hold out much longer unless relieved.

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