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Thursday  April 6, 2006

Iraq PM says he will seek second term 4/6/2006, 11:47 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraq's embattled prime minister vowed Thursday to pursue his bid for a second term despite pressure from home and abroad to step down, signaling no early end to the standoff blocking a crucial national unity government.
Iraq PM says he will seek second term 4/6/2006, 7:22 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraq's embattled prime minister vowed Thursday to pursue his bid for a second term despite pressure from home and abroad to step down, signaling no early end to the standoff blocking a crucial national unity government.
A look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq 4/6/2006, 5:20 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Thursday, April 6, 2006, at least 2,346 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 1,844 died as a result of hostile action, according to the military's numbers.
Iraq PM vows to pursue bid for second term 4/6/2006, 2:00 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraq's embattled prime minister vowed Thursday to pursue his bid for a second term despite pressure from home and abroad to step down, signaling no early end to the standoff blocking a crucial national unity government.
Iraq blast kills 10; Shiites delay move 4/6/2006, 12:07 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A car bomb exploded Thursday in the Shiite holy city of Najaf, killing at least 10 people and threatening to heighten sectarian tensions. Shiite politicians also blocked a bid to have parliament try to break the deadlock on forming a new government.
Wary Iraqis steer clear of U.S. troops 4/6/2006, 12:04 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Shakir Abdul-Hassan goes out of his way to avoid U.S. military convoys as he drives his minibus around town, fearing American soldiers will mistake him for a suicide bomber and open fire if he accidentally gets too close.
Saddam-era judge: 1 lawyer for 148 Shiites 4/6/2006, 11:51 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Looking nervous under cross-examination, a Saddam Hussein-era judge acknowledged Thursday that the 148 Shiites he sentenced to death in the 1980s were defended by only one court-appointed lawyer.
Saddam-era judge: Suspects got fair trial 4/6/2006, 5:27 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A former judge who sentenced 148 Shiites to death under Saddam Hussein's rule in the 1980s told prosecutors in Saddam's trial Thursday that the suspects had confessed and received a fair trial that lasted 16 days.
Saddam-era judge defends death sentences 4/6/2006, 4:58 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A former judge who sentenced 148 Shiites to death under Saddam Hussein's rule in the 1980s told prosecutors in the Saddam trial Thursday that the suspects had confessed and received a fair trial.
Shiites' move signals more delays in Iraq 4/6/2006, 4:53 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Shiite leaders decided Thursday to oppose convening parliament next week to decide the future of Prime Minister Ibrahim al-Jaafari and may turn to the country's top Shiite cleric to break the deadlock over formation of the new government.
Car bombing near Najaf shrine kills 10 4/6/2006, 4:33 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A car bomb exploded Thursday in the Shiite holy city of Najaf, killing at least 10 people and threatening to heighten sectarian tensions. Elsewhere, the U.S. military announced the arrest of a top insurgent leader believed to have been responsible for last year's kidnapping of Italian journalist Guiliana Sgrena.
Car bomb explodes near sacred Iraqi shrine 4/6/2006, 3:56 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A car bomb exploded Thursday near a sacred shrine in the Shiite holy city of Najaf, killing at least four people and injuring about 30, police and health officials said.
U.S.: Top Iraqi insurgent leader captured 4/6/2006, 1:40 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraqi forces have captured the prime suspect in last year's kidnapping of Italian journalist Giuliana Sgrena, the U.S. military said Thursday.

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