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Friday  February 23, 2007

Iraqi journalists seek apology for raid 2/23/2007, 11:18 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The Iraqi Union for Journalists said Friday it has demanded an apology and compensation for a U.S.-led raid on the group's headquarters this week. The U.S. military insisted American troops were not involved.
U.S. detention of key Shiite raises ire 2/23/2007, 4:55 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) U.S. troops detained the eldest son of Iraq's most influential Shiite politician for nearly 12 hours Friday as he crossed back from Iran the same route Washington believes is used to keep powerful Shiite militias flush with weapons and aid.
U.S. detention of key Shiite raises ire 2/23/2007, 3:45 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) U.S. troops detained the eldest son of Iraq's most influential Shiite politician for nearly 12 hours Friday as he crossed back from Iran the same route Washington believes is used to keep powerful Shiite militias flush with weapons and aid.
Powerful cleric detained by Americans 2/23/2007, 2:21 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The young black-turbaned cleric detained for nearly 12 hours Friday by U.S. troops comes from one of Iraq's most influential Shiite families and is being groomed for a major leadership role by his powerful father.
Iraqi journalists union demands apology 2/23/2007, 2:12 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The Iraqi Union for Journalists said Friday it has demanded an apology and compensation for a U.S.-led raid on the group's headquarters this week. The U.S. military insisted American troops were not involved.
Apology issued over Iraq politican's son 2/23/2007, 1:39 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) U.S. troops detained the son of Iraq's most powerful Shiite politician Friday as he returned to the country from Iran, keeping him in custody for nearly 12 hours before releasing him, Shiite officials said. The U.S. ambassador apologized for the arrest.
In Iraq, decisions mean life or death 2/23/2007, 11:23 a.m. PT
BAQOUBA, Iraq (AP) A grainy video screen cast an eerie green light on those of us huddled in the back of a Bradley fighting vehicle, rumbling down roads through the heart of insurgent territory. There was no moon and no light only a thermal imaging display of the view from the gunner's turret above. "I see a mortar round partially buried on the left," said Spc. Brandon Osborne, the gunner. The vehicle slowed to a halt.
Kurdish politician in Turkey charged 2/23/2007, 9:00 a.m. PT
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) A politician was charged Friday with inciting hatred and threatening public safety after suggesting that fellow Kurds would rise against the state and fight if Turkey ever attacked their Kurdish brethren in neighboring Iraq.
Shiites say U.S. arrested leader's son 2/23/2007, 7:47 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) U.S. troops arrested the son of Iraq's top Shiite politician Friday as he returned to the country from Iran, Shiite officials said.
Suspect held in Iraq; 3 U.S. troops dead 2/23/2007, 6:39 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A suspected al-Qaida-linked insurgent leader accused of financing attacks and recruiting fighters was captured in southern Iraq, police said Friday. The U.S. military, meanwhile, said it was investigating reports of civilian casualties in fighting in Ramadi, the volatile capital of Anbar province. It said three U.S. soldiers were killed Thursday in combat in the province, but did not give specific locations or circumstances for the deaths.
Sunni insurgents want revenge for rapes 2/23/2007, 5:33 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Sunni Arab clerics on Friday demanded justice for two women who claim they were sexually assaulted by the Shiite-dominated security forces, and several insurgent groups called for revenge attacks. In the capital's Abu Hanifa mosque, Sunni Islam's holiest shrine in Iraq, Sheik Sameer al-Obeidi charged that the allegations showed that "gross human rights violations" were marring a major security sweep in Baghdad and demanded that women be treated with respect during the operations.
Suspected insurgent leader held in Iraq 2/23/2007, 3:57 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A suspected al-Qaida linked insurgent leader accused of financing attacks and recruiting fighters was captured in southern Iraq, Iraqi police said Friday. The U.S. military also said it was investigating reports of civilian casualties in fierce fighting in the volatile city of Ramadi.
Sunni insurgents want revenge for rapes 2/23/2007, 2:20 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Sunni insurgent groups including al-Qaida in Iraq have called for revenge attacks after second rape allegation against the Shiite-dominated security forces.

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