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Thursday  April 13, 2006

American troops step up patrols in Baghdad 4/13/2006, 8:06 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) U.S. troops have sharply increased patrols in Baghdad since the spike in sectarian violence, a U.S. general said Thursday, raising questions about the capabilities of Iraqi forces. A car bomb killed least 15 people in a Shiite area of the capital.
A look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq 4/13/2006, 5:28 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Thursday, April 13, 2006, at least 2,368 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 1,853 died as a result of hostile action, according to the military's numbers.
U.S. announces death of wanted terrorist 4/13/2006, 3:50 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) U.S. and Iraqi troops last month killed a wanted terrorist with ties to Osama bin Laden and other senior al-Qaida figures, the U.S. military said Thursday.
American troops step up patrols in Baghddad 4/13/2006, 3:35 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) U.S. troops have sharply increased patrols in Baghdad since the spike in sectarian violence, a U.S. general said Thursday, raising questions about the capabilities of Iraqi forces. A car bomb killed least 15 people in a Shiite area of the capital.
U.S., Iraq commanders dislike leave rules 4/13/2006, 1:17 p.m. PT
ABU GHRAIB, Iraq (AP) U.S. and Iraqi commanders are increasingly critical of a policy that lets Iraqi soldiers leave their units virtually at will essentially deserting with no punishment. They blame the lax rule for draining the Iraqi ranks to confront the insurgency in some cases by 30 percent or even half.
Briton punished for refusing 3rd Iraq tour 4/13/2006, 11:44 a.m. PT
LONDON (AP) A military court Thursday convicted a British air force doctor of disobeying orders and sentenced him to eight months in prison after he called the Iraq war illegal and refused to return for a third tour of duty.
Next meeting of Iraqi parliament in doubt 4/13/2006, 11:24 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A top Shiite lawmaker said Thursday that names of selections for top posts in the new Iraqi government must be agreed upon before parliament can meet next week, casting doubt on whether the legislature will convene as announced.
Car bomb in Shiite neighborhood kills 13 4/13/2006, 9:27 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A car bomb exploded Thursday in a Shiite area of Baghdad, killing at least 13 people and wounding eight, police said. The car was parked near a vegetable market in the Shula neighborhood when it exploded, police Capt. Qassim Hussein said.
Shiites ask: Why convene Iraq parliament? 4/13/2006, 6:55 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A top Shiite lawmaker said Thursday that names of selections for top posts in the new Iraqi government must be agreed upon before parliament can meet next week, casting doubt on whether the legislature will convene as announced.
British serviceman sentenced for refusal 4/13/2006, 5:50 a.m. PT
LONDON (AP) A military court found a British air force doctor guilty Thursday of disobeying orders after he challenged the legality of the war in Iraq, and he was sentenced to eight months in prison and dismissed from the service.
Lawmaker calls for names for Iraqi posts 4/13/2006, 4:10 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A top Shiite lawmaker said Thursday that names of selections for top posts in the new Iraqi government must be agreed upon before parliament can convene next week, casting doubt on whether the legislature will meet as announced.
Lawmaker calls for names for Iraqi posts 4/13/2006, 2:55 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A top Shiite lawmaker said Thursday that names for all key political posts in the new Iraqi government must be decided before parliament can convene next week.

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