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Friday  August 18, 2006

Analysis: Frustration dogs Iraq politics 8/18/2006, 9:21 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Frustration in Washington. Digging in heels in Baghdad. There's little sign that Iraq's government of national unity is bringing together the country's sectarian and ethnic groups as hoped so that U.S. troops can leave anytime soon.
Jordan sends ambassador to Iraq 8/18/2006, 7:56 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Jordan has become the first Arab state to send a fully accredited ambassador to Iraq, a major display of political support for the U.S.-backed government in the face of past kidnapping-slayings of Muslim diplomats.
Jordan sends ambassador to Iraq 8/18/2006, 12:35 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Jordan has become the first Arab state to send a fully accredited ambassador to Iraq, a major display of political support for the U.S.-backed government in the face of past kidnapping-slayings of Muslim diplomats.
Group doubts fairness of Saddam tribunal 8/18/2006, 8:45 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) An Iraqi tribunal is incapable of fairly and effectively trying Saddam Hussein and six others on genocide charges stemming from an Iraqi campaign that killed an estimated 100,000 Kurds in the 1980s, a human rights group said Friday.
Baghdad cars banned for Shiite ceremony 8/18/2006, 7:10 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraqi authorities banned private vehicles from Baghdad streets starting Friday night to prevent attacks during a major Shiite religious ceremony marking the death of a Shiite saint.
Jordanian first Arab ambassador in Iraq 8/18/2006, 6:43 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Jordanian envoy Ahmed al-Lozi has presented his credentials to the Iraqi government, becoming the first fully accredited Arab ambassador in the country since the fall of Saddam Hussein, an official said Friday.
Jordanian first Arab ambassador in Iraq 8/18/2006, 4:31 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Jordan's Ambassador Ahmed al-Lozi has presented his credentials to the Iraqi president, becoming the first fully accredited Arab diplomat in the country since the fall of Saddam Hussein, officials said Friday.
Iraqi security forces detain 77 8/18/2006, 3:43 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Gunmen attacked a convoy of civilian trucks Friday, killing one guard, and a cache of arms was seized in a Baghdad mosque, officials said. Security forces detained 77 people across Iraq in a crackdown on sectarian and political extremists.

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