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Monday  September 8, 2003

Arab League agrees to let U.S.-appointed Governing Council claim Iraq's seat - 9/8/03 11:39 PM
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) -- The Arab League unanimously granted the U.S.-appointed Iraqi Governing Council a seat on the pan-Arab body early Tuesday -- delivering a major boost to the Bush administration's post-war occupation.
Arab League agrees to let U.S.-appointed Governing Council claim Iraq's seat - 9/8/03 9:57 PM
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) -- The Arab League unanimously granted the U.S.-appointed Iraqi Governing Council a seat on the pan-Arab body early Tuesday -- delivering a major boost to the Bush administration's post-war occupation.
U.N. chief launches high-level meeting to try to agree on plan to stabilize Iraq. - 9/8/03 9:10 PM
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- Secretary-General Kofi Annan launched a high-level diplomatic offensive Monday to get feuding nations to unite behind a plan to stabilize Iraq and said the United Nations is prepared to play a major political role to quickly restore its sovereignty.
Lawmakers backing Bush war request of $87 billion, but questions and politics abound - 9/8/03 7:29 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Republicans and Democrats predicted Monday that Congress will approve the $87 billion President Bush wants for Iraq and Afghanistan, but many said they would demand more details on administration policy in both countries.
U.N. chief launches high-level meeting to try to agree on plan to stabilize Iraq - 9/8/03 7:28 PM
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- Secretary-General Kofi Annan launched a high-level diplomatic offensive Monday to get feuding nations to unite behind a plan to stabilize Iraq and said the United Nations is prepared to play a major political role to quickly restore its sovereignty.
CAIRO, Egypt: drawn up. - 9/8/03 6:56 PM
"This decision was agreed upon unanimously," the Egyptian Foreign Minister Ahmed Maher told reporters following the meeting.
Iraqi foreign minister arrives in Cairo to claim seat for Arab League ministers' meeting - 9/8/03 6:34 PM
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) -- New Iraqi Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari arrived in Cairo on Monday to claim his country's seat at a meeting of ministers of the Arab League, which has been reluctant to recognize the legitimacy of Iraq's U.S.-appointed Governing Council.
A look at U.S. daily deaths in Iraq - 9/8/03 5:01 PM
As of Monday, Sept. 8, 287 U.S. soldiers have died since the beginning of military operations in Iraq, according to the Department of Defense.
Many Americans, Iraqis unsure how road from Sept. 11 led to Baghdad - 9/8/03 4:39 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- When the picture of a jetliner slicing into the World Trade Center flashed on the television in their Baghdad apartment, Ahmed Khalid and his family split down the middle.
World Bank wants to help finance Iraqi reconstruction - 9/8/03 3:50 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The World Bank wants to help finance the reconstruction of Iraq through flexible financing methods with few conditions, the bank's president said Monday.
Oil pipeline attacked again; No U.S. combat deaths in seven days - 9/8/03 2:32 PM
KIRKUK, Iraq (AP) -- Saboteurs struck a critical oil pipeline in northern Iraq on Monday, the latest in a series of attacks that have halted the country's oil deliveries to Turkey at an estimated cost of $7 million a day.
U.N. chief plans high-level meeting to try to agree on plan to stabilize Iraq - 9/8/03 2:14 PM
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- Secretary-General Kofi Annan plans to meet with veto-wielding nations on the U.N. Security Council this weekend to try to work out how the United Nations can help stabilize Iraq.
U.N. report says inspectors found Iraqi nuclear program in disarray - 9/8/03 1:36 PM
VIENNA, Austria (AP) -- U.N. inspectors found Iraq's nuclear program in disarray and unlikely to be able to support an active effort to build weapons, the atomic agency chief said in a confidential report obtained Monday by The Associated Press.
Many Americans, Iraqis unsure how road from Sept. 11 led to Baghdad - 9/8/03 1:36 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- When the picture of a jetliner slicing into the World Trade Center flashed on the television in Rabia Ibrahim's Baghdad apartment, his friend exclaimed "God is great!" -- a superpower had been humbled.
Two U.S. soldiers wounded in Iraqi attack, Britain to send 1,200 more troops - 9/8/03 12:48 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Breaking a lull in attacks on U.S. forces, insurgents set off a bomb that wounded two U.S. soldiers in Baghdad, while Britain said it would send 1,200 more troops to bolster coalition forces in Iraq.
Rumsfeld: Criticism at home and abroad harms war on terrorism - 9/8/03 11:44 AM
SHANNON, Ireland (AP) -- Criticism of the U.S.-led wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, both overseas and from Democrats in the United States, makes fighting the war on terrorism more difficult, Defense Secretary Donald H. Rumsfeld said Monday.
President seeks $87 billion in anti-terror funds - 9/8/03 11:11 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Bush administration tried to reassure Americans on Monday about its larger-than-expected $87 billion request for Iraq and Afghanistan, saying the war against terrorism is the nation's highest priority and won't wreck the federal budget.
Director hopes play can be "bridge" to Kuwaiti-Iraqi reconciliation - 9/8/03 7:34 AM
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) -- Kuwaiti and Iraqi artists have collaborated on a play that portrays both peoples as Saddam Hussein's victims, showing that bitterness over Iraq's invasion of Kuwait may be giving way to hope for reconciliation now that he has been toppled.
Britain dispatches 1,200 more troops to Iraq - 9/8/03 7:32 AM
LONDON (AP) -- Britain is sending two additional battalions to Iraq, adding 1,200 troops to its forces on the ground, the Ministry of Defense said Monday.
Bremer tells Iraqi officials that U.S. commitment to their nation is unprecedented - 9/8/03 6:57 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- The U.S. administrator for Iraq told officials Monday that the United States had committed an unprecedented sum for rebuilding the country, and insurgents broke a period of relative calm with a bomb attack that injured two soldiers in Baghdad.
ElBaradei reiterates no evidence of nuclear weapons program in Iraq - 9/8/03 5:42 AM
VIENNA, Austria (AP) -- U.N. inspectors found Iraq's nuclear program in disarray and unlikely to be able to support an active effort to build atomic weapons, the nuclear agency chief said Monday.
Attack on U.S. patrol injures two soldiers; big pre-dawn raid on Saddam loyalists in Tikrit - 9/8/03 3:56 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Iraqi guerrillas broke a period of relative calm Monday, striking at an American patrol in Baghdad with explosives as soldiers were driving out of a tunnel in the center of the city. Two soldiers were wounded, the military said.
Neighbors of man believed to have led U.S. troops to Saddam Hussein's sons question motives - 9/8/03 2:38 AM
MOSUL, Iraq (AP) -- Seven weeks after U.S. troops stormed Nawaf al-Zidani's palatial three-story villa, killing Saddam Hussein's sons, al-Zidani's neighbors are still trying to fathom why the popular man broke with Arab custom and betrayed the two brothers.
`Unaccounted for' Iraqi weapons may be bookkeeping glitches, ex-inspectors say - 9/8/03 1:31 AM
No weapons of mass destruction have turned up in Iraq, nor has any solid new evidence for them turned up in Washington or London. But what about Baghdad's patchy bookkeeping -- the gaps that led U.N. inspectors to list Iraqi nerve agents and bioweapons material as unaccounted for?
Death of Iraqi cleric poses fresh challenge to U.S. occupation - 9/8/03 1:30 AM
NAJAF, Iraq (AP) -- Followers of a faith steeped in martyrdom, mourning and physical pain, Iraq's Shiite Muslims are still reeling from the assassination of Mohammed Baqir al-Hakim, one of their most revered religious leaders.
Bush says U.S. will spend whatever is necessary to win war against terrorism - 9/8/03 12:21 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Four days before the anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks, President Bush said Sunday night he will seek $87 billion to fight terrorism in Iraq and Afghanistan and "engage the enemy where he lives."

The Above Headlines were gathered from various news sites.

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