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Monday  January 29, 2007

Iraqi army kills leader of Shiite cult 1/29/2007, 10:13 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraq's army announced Monday it killed the leader of a heavily armed cult of messianic Shiites called "the Soldiers of Heaven" in a fierce gunbattle aimed at foiling a plot to attack leading Shiite clerics and pilgrims in the southern city of Najaf on the holiest day of the Shiite calendar.
3 helicopters lost in Iraq since Jan. 20 1/29/2007, 8:34 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Three helicopters have been lost in Iraq in the past 10 days, including one over the weekend. While insurgents and militias have plenty of weapons capable of shooting down helicopters, the U.S. has developed tactics to minimize the risk, and many experts doubt the threat to the military's workhorse has significantly increased.
Iraqi army kills leader of Shiite cult 1/29/2007, 3:51 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraq's army announced Monday it killed the leader of a heavily armed cult of messianic Shiites called "the Soldiers of Heaven" in a fierce gunbattle aimed at foiling a plot to attack leading Shiite clerics and pilgrims in the southern city of Najaf on the holiest day of the Shiite calendar.
Iraqis: At least 200 insurgents killed 1/29/2007, 1:22 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraqi officials said Monday that U.S.-backed Iraqi troops had targeted a messianic cult called "Soldiers of Heaven" in a weekend battle that left 200 fighters dead, including the group's leader, near the Shiite holy city of Najaf. A military commander said hundreds of gunmen planned to disguise themselves as pilgrims and kill clerics on the holiest day of the Shiite calendar.
'Chemical Ali' claims Iraqi immunity 1/29/2007, 1:18 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Saddam Hussein's cousin told Iraq's High Tribunal on Monday that it had no right to try him for war crimes because he had the same kind of immunity from prosecution that U.S. forces enjoy in Iraq.
3 helicopters lost in Iraq since Jan. 20 1/29/2007, 1:05 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Three helicopters have been lost in Iraq in the past 10 days, including one over the weekend. While insurgents and militias have plenty of weapons capable of shooting down helicopters, the U.S. has developed tactics to minimize the risk, and many experts doubt the threat to the military's workhorse has significantly increased.
Iraqis: At least 200 insurgents killed 1/29/2007, 9:23 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraqi officials said Monday that U.S.-backed Iraqi troops had targeted a religious cult called "Soldiers of Heaven" in a weekend battle that left 200 fighters dead, including the group's leader, near the Shiite holy city of Najaf. A military commander said hundreds of gunmen planned to disguise themselves as pilgrims and kill clerics on the holiest day of the Shiite calendar.
Iraqis: At least 200 insurgents killed 1/29/2007, 7:22 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraqi officials said Monday that U.S.-backed Iraqi troops had targeted a heavily armed religious cult called "Soldiers of Heaven" in a weekend battle that left 200 fighters dead, including the group's leader, near the holy city of Najaf.
Iraqis say 300 insurgents are killed 1/29/2007, 4:55 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraqi officials claimed Monday that 300 militants were killed in a battle between U.S.-backed Iraqi troops and insurgents allegedly plotting to kill pilgrims at a major Shiite Muslim religious festival. Bombings and mortar attacks targeting Shiites elsewhere killed at least 15 people.
Shiite leader offers Iraq security plan 1/29/2007, 3:29 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A prominent Shiite leader said Monday that setting up federal regions in Iraq would solve the country's problems, adding that Shiites are being subjected to mass killings but they should not retaliate by using violence.
Iraq: 300 militants killed in battle 1/29/2007, 3:24 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraqi officials said Monday that 300 militants were killed in a fierce battle between U.S.-backed Iraqi troops and insurgents allegedly plotting to kill pilgrims at a major Shiite Muslim religious festival. Elsewhere, bombings and mortar attacks targeting Shiites killed at least 15 people.
10 killed in Baghdad mortar attack 1/29/2007, 1:49 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A mortar attack struck a Shiite neighborhood in a Sunni-dominated town south of Baghdad on Monday, killing 10 civilians, including women and children, police said.
Parked car bomb kills 4 in Baghdad 1/29/2007, 1:43 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A parked car bomb struck a bus carrying Shiites to a holy shrine in northern Baghdad on Monday, killing at least four people, police said.

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