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Some Headlines Of Today

Saturday  June 17, 2006

Australia PM: Troops won't leave Iraq soon 6/17/2006, 10:12 p.m. PT
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) Australia troops will still have a role in Iraq after foreign forces hand over security to Iraqi forces in the country's south, Prime Minister John Howard said Sunday, indicating his country's troops would not be brought home soon.
A look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq 6/17/2006, 4:43 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Saturday, June 17, 2006, at least 2,502 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 1,972 died as a result of hostile action, according to the military's numbers.
Insurgent blasts kill at least 27 in Iraq 6/17/2006, 4:24 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Insurgents foiled heightened security in Baghdad and killed more than two dozen people Saturday after an al-Qaida threat to avenge the death of Abu Musab al-Zarqawi, dealing a blow to the Iraqi government's pledge to bring peace to the capital.
U.S. seeks soldiers in Iraq death triangle 6/17/2006, 4:21 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) U.S. troops on Saturday searched for two soldiers missing after an attack that killed one of their comrades at a checkpoint in the so-called "Triangle of Death" south of Baghdad.
U.S. seeks soldiers in Iraq death triangle 6/17/2006, 3:20 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) U.S. troops on Saturday searched for two soldiers missing after an attack that killed one of their comrades at a checkpoint in the so-called "Triangle of Death" south of Baghdad.
Series of explosions kill 7 in Baghdad 6/17/2006, 3:17 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A series of explosions struck commercial areas in Baghdad on Saturday, killing at least seven people, a day after a suspected shoe bomber blew himself up inside one of Baghdad's most prominent Shiite mosques, killing 13 people.
Analysis: Iraq PM challenged by insurgency 6/17/2006, 1:45 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) With just one month in office, Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki has more going for him than both his post-Saddam Hussein predecessors combined. One of the most frequently asked questions is whether al-Maliki can succeed where others have failed. And it is far from certain that he can give Iraq what it needs more than anything else security.
Mortar shell hits Baghdad market; 4 killed 6/17/2006, 1:29 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A mortar shell hit one of Baghdad's oldest markets on Saturday, killing at least four people and wounding 13, police said.
New tape says Zarqawi death 'great loss' 6/17/2006, 1:13 a.m. PT
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) A key insurgency leader in Iraq said the U.S. killing of Abu Musab al-Zarqawi was a "great loss," but one that will strengthen the militants' determination, according to an audio tape broadcast Friday.

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