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Friday  April 21, 2006

Shiite alliance agrees on nominee for PM 4/21/2006, 10:25 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The Shiite alliance nominated a tough-talking Shiite politician, Jawad al-Maliki, as prime minister Friday in a move that breaks the long impasse over forming a new government aimed at pulling Iraq out of its sectarian strife.
Shiite alliance agrees on nominee for PM 4/21/2006, 8:04 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The Shiite alliance nominated a tough-talking Shiite politician, Jawad al-Maliki, as prime minister Friday in a move that breaks the long impasse over forming a new government aimed at pulling Iraq out of its sectarian strife.
Shiite alliance agrees on nominee for PM 4/21/2006, 4:25 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The Shiite alliance nominated a tough-talking Shiite politician, Jawad al-Maliki, as prime minister Friday in a move that breaks the long impasse over forming a new government aimed at pulling Iraq out of its sectarian strife.
Daily look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq 4/21/2006, 3:51 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Friday, April 21, 2006, at least 2,382 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 1,872 died as a result of hostile action, according to the military's numbers.
New Iraq PM nominee a veteran Shiite pol 4/21/2006, 2:35 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The new nominee for prime minister is a veteran insider in Iraq's oldest Shiite political party who spent years in exile after being sentenced to death by Saddam Hussein's regime.
U.N. exec decries illegal Iraq detainees 4/21/2006, 2:30 p.m. PT
GENEVA (AP) Some 15,000 detainees are being held in Iraq by government ministries in violation of Iraqi law, and nearly as many are being held by U.S.-led multinational forces, a senior U.N. official said Friday.
AP Blog: Embedded with Marines in Iraq 4/21/2006, 1:02 p.m. PT
(AP) AP West Africa Bureau Chief Todd Pitman is embedded with U.S. Marines of the 3rd Battalion, 8th Regiment in Ramadi, Iraq.
Life and death at age 22 for a Marine 4/21/2006, 12:04 p.m. PT
RAMADI, Iraq (AP) Eyes hidden behind sunglasses designed to protect against flying shrapnel, Marine Lance Cpl. Justin Sims sat proudly atop the gun turret of his Humvee as the sun rose one morning over a dusty U.S. Marine base called Hurricane Point.
Al-Jaafari ally new nominee for Iraq PM 4/21/2006, 9:39 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Shiite politicians agreed Friday to nominate Jawad al-Maliki as prime minister, replacing the incumbent in a bid to clear the way for a long-delayed new government, two Shiite officials said.
Shiites to meet; 6 Iraq soldiers killed 4/21/2006, 7:32 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Shiite politicians were divided Friday over their choice of a new nominee to head the next government after Prime Minister Ibrahim al-Jaafari agreed to let them try to find someone else acceptable to Sunnis and Kurds.
6 Iraqi soldiers captured, shot to death 4/21/2006, 6:43 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Six off-duty Iraqi soldiers were captured and shot execution-style outside a restaurant in northern Iraq on Friday, police said.
Cambodian PM rules out troops for Iraq 4/21/2006, 5:05 a.m. PT
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) The Cambodian prime minister on Friday ruled out sending troops to Iraq, rejecting a request by the United States for non-combat forces to assist with humanitarian work.
Thousands of Iraqis fleeing the country 4/21/2006, 4:50 a.m. PT
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) Um Sami and her family left their home in one of Baghdad's Sunni neighborhoods after her children and husband were harassed. The Shiite family went first to a more mixed Baghdad neighborhood, then to Jordan, and finally a week later to Cairo.
11 Iraqis killed in scattered violence 4/21/2006, 4:44 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A drive-by shooting killed a Shiite baker heading to work in Baghdad on Friday, and the bullet-ridden bodies of four Iraqis were found in the capital, police said.
Shiites appear split on choice of new PM 4/21/2006, 3:25 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Shiite politicians appeared divided Friday over their choice of a new nominee to head the next government after Prime Minister Ibrahim al-Jaafari agreed to let them try to find someone else acceptable to Sunnis and Kurds.

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