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Some Headlines Of Today

Wednesday  June 14, 2006

Gunmen kill 4 at Sunni mosque in Iraq 6/14/2006, 11:24 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Gunmen stormed a Sunni mosque near Tikrit during prayers on Thursday, killing four people and wounding 15, police said.
Iran consulate attacked over TV show 6/14/2006, 5:38 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) About 500 followers of a radical Shiite cleric attacked the Iranian consulate in Basra on Wednesday, throwing stones and setting fire to a building in anger over an Iranian television program they said insulted their leader.
Violence dips as Baghdad crackdown begins 6/14/2006, 4:56 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Government forces fanned out across Baghdad on Wednesday, setting up checkpoints, frisking motorists and causing huge traffic jams on the first day of the largest security operation in Iraq's capital since Saddam Hussein's ouster three years ago.
Italian prosecutors end probe of GI 6/14/2006, 3:40 p.m. PT
ROME (AP) Prosecutors have concluded an investigation into the shooting death of an Italian intelligence agent at an Iraq checkpoint last year and are deciding whether to seek trial for the U.S. soldier accused in the slaying, officials said Wednesday.
A look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq 6/14/2006, 2:22 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Wednesday, June 14, 2006, at least 2,498 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 1,971 died as a result of hostile action, according to the military's numbers.
Attacks on students worry young Iraqis 6/14/2006, 12:25 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Ali Jassim's parents begged him to take a month off from school after his friend was gunned down as the two men left their university in Baghdad. He refused, saying it's important not to let the insurgents win an apparent campaign against students, with at least 36 killed since April.
Iraqi troops hit streets to secure Baghdad 6/14/2006, 8:51 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraqi troops were out in force and cars were backed up at checkpoints Wednesday in Baghdad as a deadly car bomb killed four people and clashes broke out in two Sunni Arab strongholds shortly after Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki launched a major security crackdown aimed at ending the violence that has devastated the capital.
Iraqi oil shipments to Turkey stopped 6/14/2006, 7:07 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraqi oil shipments to the Turkish port of Ceyhan have stopped pending a report on the condition of the pipeline, an Oil Ministry spokesman said.
Arab League Iraq conference postponed 6/14/2006, 5:46 a.m. PT
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) An Arab League-sponsored conference to foster national reconciliation in Iraq has been postponed until August, league chief Amr Moussa said Wednesday.
Japan may keep its troops in Iraq longer 6/14/2006, 5:40 a.m. PT
TOKYO (AP) Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi said Wednesday that Japan may not pull its noncombat troops from Iraq until after he is scheduled to step down in September.
Iraqi PM launches huge security crackdown 6/14/2006, 4:14 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Tens of thousands of Iraqi police and soldiers searched cars and secured roads in Baghdad on Wednesday as Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki launched a major security crackdown aimed at ending the violence that has devastated the capital.
Iranian consulate attacked in Iraq 6/14/2006, 2:01 a.m. PT
BASRA, Iraq (AP) About 500 followers of a Shiite cleric attacked the Iranian consulate in the southern Iraqi city of Basra on Wednesday, throwing stones and setting fire to a building in the diplomatic complex.
Gunmen kill Iraqi journalist in Fallujah 6/14/2006, 1:30 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Gunmen killed an Iraqi journalist working for a newspaper accused by insurgents of publishing U.S. propaganda in the western city of Fallujah, police said Wednesday.

The Above Headlines were gathered from various news sites.


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