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Friday  March 17, 2006

Anti-war protests planned across the world 3/17/2006, 9:08 p.m. PT
SYDNEY, Australia (AP) An anti-war rally in Australia kicked off what was expected to be a wave of global protests on Saturday, as campaigners marked the third anniversary of the U.S.-led invasion of Iraq with a demand that coalition troops pull out.
U.S. envoy wants Iran talks in Iraq 3/17/2006, 5:11 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The American ambassador said Friday he wants U.S.-Iranian talks about Iraq a first between the two antagonists since the U.S. invasion to be held in Baghdad and focus on "our concern with Iranian policies in Iraq."
U.S. envoy wants Iran talks in Iraq 3/17/2006, 3:59 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The American ambassador said Friday he wants U.S.-Iranian talks about Iraq a first between the two antagonists since the U.S. invasion to be held in Baghdad and focus on "our concern with Iranian policies in Iraq."
Daily look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq 3/17/2006, 3:53 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Friday, March 17, 2006, at least 2,312 members of the U.S. military have died since the beginning of the Iraq war in March 2003, according to an Associated Press count. The figure includes seven military civilians. At least 1,811 died as a result of hostile action, according to the military's numbers.
Sectarian violence increases in Iraq 3/17/2006, 1:25 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The Muslim pilgrims' road to the holy city of Karbala was a highway of bullets and bombs for Shiites on Friday. Drive-by shootings and roadside and bus bombs killed or wounded 19 people, ratcheting up the sectarian tensions gripping Iraq.
U.S. envoy: World should help rebuild Iraq 3/17/2006, 12:26 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) U.S. Ambassador Zalmay Khalilzad said Friday that discussions were under way about when he would meet with Iranian officials about Iraq and that the talks should be held in Baghdad.
Father loses taste for revenge in Iraq 3/17/2006, 11:23 a.m. PT
AL-ASAD, Iraq (AP) In the desert chill, on the lonely nighttime roads of Iraq, Joe Johnson looks out over his machine gun and thinks of Justin. It was on Easter morning 2004 that a chaplain and a colonel appeared on Joe and Jan Johnson's Georgia doorstep with the news. Justin, the boy Joe had fished and hunted with, the soldier son who'd gone off to Iraq a month earlier, was suddenly dead at 22, killed by a roadside bomb planted in a Baghdad slum.
U.S., Iraqi troops continue their sweep 3/17/2006, 8:56 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) U.S. and Iraqi troops pressed their sweep through a 100-square-mile area on Friday in a bid to break up a center of insurgent resistance, the U.S. military said. No resistance or casualties were reported.
U.S. envoy discusses plans for Iran talks 3/17/2006, 8:42 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) U.S. Ambassador Zalmay Khalilzad said Friday that discussions were under way about when he would meet with Iranian officials about Iraq and that the talks should be held in Baghdad.
For some Iraqis, vacations bring relief 3/17/2006, 8:21 a.m. PT
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) Reem al-Jawad can't take her young daughters to see Iraq's "great and famous Tigris and Euphrates" rivers it's too dangerous, she believes. So the 34-year-old Iraqi housewife brought her mother and two girls for a vacation in Egypt, to see the Nile and to get a brief escape from the violence and psychological stress of the war back home.
U.S., Iraqi troops continue their sweep 3/17/2006, 6:19 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) U.S. and Iraqi troops pressed their sweep through a 100-square-mile swath of central Iraq on Friday in a bid to break up a center of insurgent resistance, the U.S. military said. No resistance or casualties were reported.
U.S. envoy discusses plans for Iran talks 3/17/2006, 6:04 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) U.S. Ambassador Zalmay Khalilzad said Friday that discussions were under way about when he would meet with Iranian officials about Iraq and that the talks should be held in Baghdad.
U.S., Iraqi troops search for insurgents 3/17/2006, 3:59 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Heliborne U.S. and Iraqi troops pressed their sweep through a 100-square-mile swath of central Iraq on Friday in a bid to break up a center of insurgent resistance, the U.S. military said. No resistance or casualties were reported.
Iraqi memorial damaged during protest 3/17/2006, 2:39 a.m. PT
HALABJA, Iraq (AP) A memorial to man's inhumanity to man a generation ago stood in ruins here Friday after a bloody protest over the grievances of today.
U.S., Iraq launch massive air assault 3/17/2006, 12:48 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) In a well-publicized show of force, U.S. and Iraqi forces swept into the countryside north of the capital in 50 helicopters Thursday looking for insurgents in what the American military called its "largest air assault" in nearly three years.

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