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Thursday  February 8, 2007

3 U.S. soldiers killed in Anbar province 2/8/2007, 11:08 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Three U.S. soldiers were killed in fighting in Iraq's western Anbar province, the military said Friday.
Iraqi official tied to militia jailed 2/8/2007, 8:09 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) U.S.-backed Iraqi forces stormed the Health Ministry and arrested the No. 2 official Thursday, accusing him of diverting millions of dollars to the biggest Shiite militia and allowing death squads use of ambulances and government hospitals to carry out kidnappings and killings.
Iraqi official tied to militia jailed 2/8/2007, 3:42 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) U.S.-backed Iraqi forces stormed the Health Ministry and arrested the No. 2 official Thursday, accusing him of diverting millions of dollars to the biggest Shiite militia and allowing death squads use of ambulances and government hospitals to carry out kidnappings and killings.
Syria: Won't force Iraqis to return 2/8/2007, 1:10 p.m. PT
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) Syria will not force any Iraqi refugees to return to their homeland despite the exchange of harsh words between the two countries, the U.N. refugee chief said Thursday.
At least 10 Iraqis killed in ambush 2/8/2007, 12:24 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Gunmen burst into two houses belonging to Sunni Muslims northeast of Baghdad on Thursday and killed at least 10 males after pushing the women and children aside, Iraqi authorities said.
U.N. rights chief argues for Saddam aide 2/8/2007, 11:39 a.m. PT
GENEVA (AP) The U.N. human rights chief filed an unprecedented legal challenge Thursday with Iraq's highest court against a possible death sentence for one of Saddam Hussein's former deputies.
Anfal officer wants U.S. to face justice 2/8/2007, 10:16 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A former military officer on trial for the mass killing of Iraqi Kurds in the 1980s testified Thursday he was defending the country from Iran and that U.S. commanders should also face prosecution for waging an "illegal" war in Iraq.
Four Marines killed; U.S. toll now 3,114 2/8/2007, 8:05 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Four U.S. Marines were killed in fighting in Anbar province, the military said Thursday. The Marines, who were assigned to Multi-National Force West, died Wednesday from wounds sustained due to enemy action in two separate incidents in the insurgent stronghold west of Baghdad, according to a statement. The deaths raised to at least 3,114 members of the U.S. military who have died since the Iraq war started in March 2003, according to an Associated Press count.
U.S. says 13 rebels killed in airstrike 2/8/2007, 6:58 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A U.S. airstrike Thursday killed 13 insurgents in a volatile area west of Baghdad, the military said. Local officials said 45 civilians, including women and children, died in the attack.
Al-Qaida in Iraq aide said detained 2/8/2007, 6:36 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraqi security forces detained an aide to the leader of al-Qaida in Iraq in a raid early Thursday at a gas station south of Baghdad, state-run television and a security official said.
Four Marines killed; Iraq official held 2/8/2007, 5:26 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Four U.S. Marines were killed in fighting in Anbar province, the military said Thursday. The Marines, who were assigned to Multi-National Force West, died Wednesday from wounds sustained due to enemy action in two separate incidents in the insurgent stronghold west of Baghdad, according to a statement.
Iraq's deputy health minister detained 2/8/2007, 3:50 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraqi forces on Thursday detained a senior Health Ministry official accused in alleged corruption and infiltration of the ministry that has funneled millions of dollars to Shiite militiamen blamed for much of the recent sectarian violence in the capital, the U.S. military said.
Iraq's deputy health minister detained 2/8/2007, 3:39 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraqi forces on Thursday detained a senior Health Ministry official accused of being a central figure in alleged corruption and the infiltration of the ministry by Shiite militiamen blamed for much of the recent sectarian violence in the capital, the U.S. military said.
Car bombing kills 15 at Baghdad market 2/8/2007, 12:13 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A parked car bomb struck a meat market in a predominantly Shiite town south of Baghdad, killing 15 people and wounding dozens on Thursday, Iraqi police said.

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