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Some Headlines Of Today

Tuesday  July 4, 2006

U.S.-led forces raid Ramadi hospital 7/4/2006, 11:56 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) U.S. and Iraqi forces on Wednesday raided a hospital in Ramadi that they suspect is a base for insurgents.
Troops celebrate low-key 4th in Iraq 7/4/2006, 4:37 p.m. PT
RAMADI, Iraq (AP) It was a far cry from the Fourth of July parties a world away, but five U.S. Marines in one of Iraq's most dangerous cities celebrated with what they had: a hookah, relaxing exhales of strawberry-scented smoke and thoughts of home.
Iraqis blast U.S. over rape-slaying case 7/4/2006, 4:23 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraqi lawmakers blasted the United States on Tuesday over an alleged rape-slaying case, while a southern governor said he was resigning amid fears Iraqi forces cannot handle security once coalition troops transfer responsibility there this month.
AP Blog: Fourth of July Iraqi style 7/4/2006, 4:05 p.m. PT
(AP) AP Correspondent Kim Gamel covers Iraq events from Baghdad for The Associated Press and attended the Fourth of July celebration held by the U.S. Embassy.
A look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq 7/4/2006, 3:06 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Tuesday, July 4, 2006, at least 2,539 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 2,000 died as a result of hostile action, according to the military's numbers.
Murder case puts Iraqi gov't in quandary 7/4/2006, 11:45 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) No sooner had U.S. authorities filed rape and murder charges against ex-soldier Steven D. Green than an account of the incident appeared on an Islamist Web site in the name of an insurgent group, the Mujahedeen Army. It promised "harsh punishment" for the alleged crime.
Gunmen release Iraq electricity official 7/4/2006, 9:40 a.m. PT
(AP) Gunmen in camouflage uniforms kidnapped Deputy Electricity Minister Raed al-Hares, along with 11 of his bodyguards in eastern Baghdad, but he was released after several hours, officials said.
Iraq provincial governor threatens to quit 7/4/2006, 8:54 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A provincial police chief resigned Tuesday and the governor said he would leave his post after coalition forces turn over security to Iraqi forces in the southern area later this month, citing fears that violence will increase.
Iraqi demands justice in rape-slay case 7/4/2006, 4:40 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraq's justice minister demanded Tuesday that the U.N. Security Council ensure that a group of U.S. troops are punished for allegedly raping and murdering a young Iraqi and killing three members of her family, calling the attack "monstrous and inhuman."
Iraq power official, bodyguards kidnapped 7/4/2006, 3:53 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Gunmen in camouflaged uniforms kidnapped Iraq's deputy electricity minister along with 11 of his bodyguards in eastern Baghdad on Tuesday, security officials said.
Iraq seeks oversight of rape-slaying case 7/4/2006, 2:38 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraq's justice minister demanded Tuesday that the U.N. Security Council ensure a group of U.S. troops is punished for allegedly raping and murdering a young Iraqi woman and executing her family, calling the attack "monstrous and inhuman."

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