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Tuesday  June 27, 2006

U.S. says Baghdad crackdown moving slowly 6/27/2006, 8:29 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The U.S. military issued a sober assessment Tuesday of the Baghdad security crackdown, saying violence had decreased slightly but not to "the degree we would like to see" in the two weeks since 75,000 Iraqi and American troops flooded the capital.
U.S. says Baghdad crackdown moving slowly 6/27/2006, 6:58 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The U.S. military issued a sober assessment Tuesday of the Baghdad security crackdown, saying violence had decreased slightly but not to "the degree we would like to see" in the two weeks since 75,000 Iraqi and American troops flooded the capital.
Daily look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq 6/27/2006, 5:52 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Tuesday, June 27, 2006, at least 2,528 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 1,993 died as a result of hostile action, according to the military's numbers.
U.N. says 150,000 Iraqis recently displaced 6/27/2006, 5:01 p.m. PT
UNITED NATIONS (AP) Some 150,000 Iraqis have been displaced in a surge of sectarian violence sparked by the bombing of a Shiite shrine four months ago, the United Nations said Tuesday.
U.S. says Baghdad crackdown moving slowly 6/27/2006, 4:06 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The U.S. military issued a sober assessment Tuesday of the Baghdad security crackdown, saying violence had decreased slightly but not to "the degree we would like to see" in the two weeks since 75,000 Iraqi and American troops flooded the capital.
U.N.: Bombing displaced 150,000 Iraqis 6/27/2006, 4:01 p.m. PT
UNITED NATIONS (AP) Some 150,000 Iraqis have been displaced in a surge of sectarian violence sparked by the bombing of a Shiite shrine four months ago, the United Nations said Tuesday.
General: Iraqi forces still need help 6/27/2006, 2:51 p.m. PT
WASHINGTON (AP) Three years into the war, Iraqi security forces are still unable to operate independently of U.S.-led foreign forces, the general in charge of training them said Tuesday.
U.S.: Soldiers' bodies were booby-trapped 6/27/2006, 12:06 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Explosives experts found the bodies of two missing American soldiers tied together with a bomb between one victim's legs after searchers were led to the remains by physical evidence and tips from Iraqis, the military said Tuesday.
Iraqi Sunni group backs reconciliation 6/27/2006, 12:05 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A large Sunni Arab group endorsed the Shiite prime minister's national reconciliation plan Tuesday, and his deputy met secretly with exiled Sunni leaders in Jordan to try to win their support and quell the insurgency.
Reservists shoulder heavy burden in Iraq 6/27/2006, 11:45 a.m. PT
FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) Unlike many Marines in this dangerous city, Staff Sgt. George Scott could have said "no." He could have stayed home in Ohio with his two young sons. Pentagon rules limit the number of times reservists like Scott can be called to duty involuntarily. But Scott keeps coming back. He's on his third tour now, and said he'd volunteer for a fourth.
Reservists shoulder heavy burden in Iraq 6/27/2006, 10:55 a.m. PT
FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) Unlike many Marines in this dangerous city, Staff Sgt. George Scott could have said "no." He could have stayed home in Ohio with his two young sons. Pentagon rules limit the number of times reservists like Scott can be called to duty involuntarily. But Scott keeps coming back. He's on his third tour now, and said he'd volunteer for a fourth.
Timeline of missing-soldiers search 6/27/2006, 10:39 a.m. PT
(AP) Timeline of search for two Army soldiers taken by militants June 16 near Youssifiyah, Iraq, according to U.S. military:
Iraqi Sunni group backs reconciliation 6/27/2006, 10:13 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A large Sunni Arab group endorsed the Shiite prime minister's national reconciliation plan Tuesday, and his deputy met secretly with exiled Sunni leaders in Jordan to try to win their support and quell the insurgency.
AP Blog: Iraqi forces prepare in Samawah 6/27/2006, 9:02 a.m. PT
(AP) AP Correspondent Kim Gamel is covering events in Iraq and recently traveled to a British-Australian base near the southern Iraqi town of Samawah.
Iraqi official meets with exiled Sunnis 6/27/2006, 8:08 a.m. PT
AMMAN, Jordan (AP) Iraq's deputy prime minister met secretly with exiled Sunni leaders to win their support for national reconciliation and to try to quell the insurgency, community leaders said Tuesday.
Sunni group endorses reconciliation plan 6/27/2006, 4:03 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) One of Iraq's largest Sunni Arab groups endorsed the prime minister's national reconciliation plan on Tuesday, and the government announced new benefits to help freed detainees return to normal lives.
More details on missing U.S. Soldiers 6/27/2006, 3:22 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Explosives experts had to dismantle three roadside bombs to reach the brutalized bodies of two missing U.S. soldiers, whose remains were found tied together with a bomb between one soldier's legs, the U.S. military said.
Suicide car bombing kills 3 in Iraq 6/27/2006, 1:36 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A suicide car bomb hit a gas station in the northern city of Kirkuk on Tuesday, killing at least three people and wounding 17, police said.
Military: 2 U.S. troops killed in Iraq 6/27/2006, 12:51 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A U.S. Marine was killed Tuesday and a soldier died the day before in fighting in a volatile province west of Baghdad.

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