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Monday  August 14, 2006

U.S. military deaths in Iraq 8/14/2006, 4:33 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Monday, Aug. 14, 2006, at least 2,600 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 2,060 died as a result of hostile action, according to the military's numbers.
Sunni speaker faces ouster attempt 8/14/2006, 4:19 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Shiite and Kurdish parties are organizing a bid to oust the Sunni parliament speaker whose comments about the insurgency and regional self-rule have angered and embarrassed key political groups.
Haditha probe leaves Marines wondering 8/14/2006, 3:16 p.m. PT
HADITHA, Iraq (AP) A young Marine wonders if his superiors will support him if he shoots at perceived threats. An officer worries that civilians look at his Marines with more suspicion. The proud colonel acknowledges that his Corps has lost stature in the public's eyes.
U.S., Iraqis at odds over blasts' cause 8/14/2006, 11:43 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A deadly series of explosions in a Shiite neighborhood of Baghdad triggered a new battle Monday between the U.S. military and the Iraqis over what caused the blasts. The number of casualties also was in dispute.
Haditha prompts reflection among Marines 8/14/2006, 10:29 a.m. PT
HADITHA, Iraq (AP) A young Marine wonders if his superiors will support him if he shoots at perceived threats. An officer worries that civilians look at his Marines with more suspicion. The proud colonel acknowledges that his Corps has lost stature in the public's eyes.
Haditha prompts reflection among Marines 8/14/2006, 8:30 a.m. PT
HADITHA, Iraq (AP) A young Marine wonders if his superiors will support him if he shoots at perceived threats. An officer worries that civilians look at his Marines with more suspicion. The proud colonel acknowledges that his Corps has lost stature in the public's eyes.
U.S.: Gas leak to blame for Iraq blasts 8/14/2006, 8:13 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The U.S. military said Monday that a natural gas explosion was to blame for a series of blasts that killed 47 people in a predominantly Shiite neighborhood the night before. But residents and the Iraqi government insisted the destruction was caused by car bombs and a rocket barrage from a neighborhood where American forces operate.
New uniform for Iraqi police unveiled 8/14/2006, 8:06 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The U.S. military unveiled a new uniform Monday for Iraq's national police that will be difficult to copy a move aimed at preventing insurgents, death squads and common criminals from impersonating officers.
U.S.: Iraqi Shiites get help from Iran 8/14/2006, 6:33 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The U.S. military has evidence that Shiite extremists in Iraq are receiving arms and training from Iran, but it is not clear if the Iranian government is involved, a U.S. spokesman said Monday.
Blasts kill 47 in Shiite area of Baghdad 8/14/2006, 3:24 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Residents dug through the rubble of devastated buildings Monday in a predominantly Shiite neighborhood of Baghdad that was pounded by a barrage of rockets, bombs and mortars, killing at least 47 people and injuring dozens.
Pace: Bigger U.S. force may stabilize Iraq 8/14/2006, 12:54 a.m. PT
MOSUL, Iraq (AP) Iraq could be stabilized faster if the United States increased the size of its force, but the costs would outweigh the benefits, the chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff said Sunday.

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