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Saturday  September 2, 2006

U.S. Military Deaths in Iraq Hit 2,643 9/2/2006, 3:59 p.m. PT 
(AP) As of Saturday, Sept. 2, 2006, at least 2,643 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 2,102 died as a result of hostile action, according to the military's numbers.
Iraqis take over Abu Ghraib prison 9/2/2006, 1:29 p.m. PT 
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraq's government has formally taken over Abu Ghraib, site of an abuse scandal by U.S. soldiers, and all inmates have been transferred to another facility, officials said Saturday.
Iraqi PM meets with influential cleric 9/2/2006, 1:09 p.m. PT 
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraq's most influential Shiite cleric on Saturday warned the prime minister to quell violence or risk "other powers" filling the gap, while police found the tortured and blindfolded bodies of 13 Pakistani and Indian pilgrims and their Iraqi driver.
Analysis: U.S. says Iran behind trouble 9/2/2006, 12:33 p.m. PT 
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) Top U.S. officials have made strong charges in recent weeks that Iran is directly stirring up trouble in Iraq. But inside Iraq, it's hard to see any change and some American officials in Baghdad say privately the evidence is not that clear.
Iraq women treasure map-shaped necklaces 9/2/2006, 12:24 p.m. PT 
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Roba al-Asaly fingers the sliver of gold on her necklace and explains that it reminds her of a place "that's not there anymore."
Gunmen slay 13 pilgrims near Baghdad 9/2/2006, 3:44 a.m. PT 
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki met with Iraq's most influential Shiite cleric Saturday to discuss the country's deteriorating security situation, while attacks killed 13 Pakistani and Indian pilgrims south of the capital and three bombings left six people dead.
Iraqi authorities take over Abu Ghraib 9/2/2006, 2:45 a.m. PT 
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraq's government has formally taken over the notorious Abu Ghraib prison, site of an abuse scandal by U.S. soldiers, the U.S. military said Saturday.
Iraq military handover ceremony delayed 9/2/2006, 1:47 a.m. PT 
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Authorities postponed a highly anticipated ceremony Saturday in which Iraq's Defense Ministry was to assume operational control of the country's armed forces from the U.S.-led coalition.

The Above Headlines were gathered from various news sites.


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