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Friday  February 16, 2007

Jury remains out on Baghdad crackdown 2/16/2007, 5:41 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) As a military offensive seeks to bring Baghdad from the brink of anarchy, a top Iraqi security officer tried Friday to measure its early stages using the grim logic of a place with daily bloodshed: by counting the bodies arriving at the morgue. A total of 10 corpses were collected off the streets apparently all victims of the city's lawless jumble of gang justice and sectarian payback. The daily body tally recently has often been 40 or more, excluding major bombings, said Brig. Gen. Qassim Moussawi.
Jury remains out on Baghdad crackdown 2/16/2007, 3:11 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) As a military offensive seeks to bring Baghdad from the brink of anarchy, a top Iraqi security officer tried Friday to measure its early stages using the grim logic of a place with daily bloodshed: by counting the bodies arriving at the morgue.
Key Sunni official urges participation 2/16/2007, 1:07 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Sunni insurgents who are "honorable and genuine" must be given the chance to join the political process, Iraq's Sunni vice president said in an interview published Friday.
Rebels threaten U.S. forces in Diyala 2/16/2007, 12:25 p.m. PT
BAQOUBA, Iraq (AP) Sunni insurgents have been streaming out of Baghdad to escape the security crackdown, carrying the fight to neighboring Diyala province where direct fire attacks on Americans have nearly doubled since last summer, U.S. soldiers say.
Iraqis hope changes allow return home 2/16/2007, 11:21 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Threats by Sunni gunmen forced Akram Farah, his mother and seven siblings to flee their home in northern Baghdad. Four months later, the Shiite student is confident that measures announced this week to reverse sectarian cleansing will make it possible for him to return home.
Report: 1 million Iraqis may flee in '07 2/16/2007, 11:10 a.m. PT
GENEVA (AP) Unrelenting violence and insecurity in Iraq could cause as many as 1 million Iraqis to flee their homes this year, the world's migration body said Friday.
U.S. says no sign al-Masri killed, hurt 2/16/2007, 5:19 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A spokesman said Friday the U.S. military has no indication that the al-Qaida in Iraq leader was killed or wounded in a raid, while an Iraqi army officer said his deputy has been jailed for a week.
Report: 1M Iraqis may flee violence 2/16/2007, 3:18 a.m. PT
GENEVA (AP) Unrelenting violence and insecurity in Iraq could cause as many as 1 million Iraqis to flee their homes this year, the world's migration body said Friday.
GIs sweep Baghdad; Al-Qaida leader hurt 2/16/2007, 1:18 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) U.S. and Iraqi forces pushed deeper Thursday into Sunni militant strongholds in Baghdad where cars rigged with explosives greeted their advance while British-led teams in southern Iraq used shipping containers to block suspected weapon smuggling routes from Iran. Early Friday, a spokesman for the Interior Ministry said the leader of al-Qaida in Iraq, Abu Ayyub al-Masri, was wounded and an aide was killed in a clash the previous day with Iraqi forces north of Baghdad.

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