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Some Headlines Of Today

Wednesday  February 27, 2008

Iraqi family sues soldiers in Australia 2/27/2008, 11:59 p.m. PST
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) An Iraqi family is seeking compensation in court from Australia's government for gunshot wounds sustained when Australian troops opened fire at a Baghdad checkpoint, a lawyer said Thursday.
Iraqi council strikes down key law 2/27/2008, 2:04 p.m. PST
BAGHDAD (AP) Iraq's presidential council rejected a plan for new provincial elections and sent the bill back to parliament Wednesday for reworking, a major setback to U.S.-backed efforts to promote national reconciliation.
Lawmakers: Europe must do more in Iraq 2/27/2008, 9:41 a.m. PST
BRUSSELS, Belgium (AP) EU efforts have failed to help improve the situation in Iraq, a European Parliament report said Wednesday, calling for the 27-nation union to expand its presence on the ground.
Top Iraqi journalist dies after ambush 2/27/2008, 9:37 a.m. PST
BAGHDAD (AP) The chief of the Iraqi Journalists' Union died Wednesday of wounds suffered in an ambush described as a tragic example of the dangers still faced by the country's journalists. He was 74.
Iraq: Shiite pilgrims targeted again 2/27/2008, 8:35 a.m. PST
BAGHDAD (AP) Shiite pilgrims headed to a major religious gathering were again targeted by extremists Wednesday when a roadside bomb detonated near a bus in Baghdad, killing one traveler, police said.
Turkey attacks Kurds; US calls for halt 2/27/2008, 8:19 a.m. PST
CUKURCA, Turkey (AP) Turkish fighter jets, helicopters and hundreds of commandos streamed across the border into northern Iraq Wednesday despite Iraqi and American calls to swiftly end an operation to root out Kurdish insurgents.
Iraqi council rejects elections law 2/27/2008, 7:05 a.m. PST
BAGHDAD (AP) Iraq's presidential council rejected a measure Wednesday setting up provincial elections, sending it back to parliament in the latest setback to U.S.-backed national reconciliation efforts.
Top Iraqi journalist dies after ambush 2/27/2008, 6:59 a.m. PST
BAGHDAD (AP) The chief of the Iraqi Journalists' Union died Wednesday of wounds suffered in an ambush described as a tragic example of the dangers still faced by the country's journalists. He was 74.
Lawmakers: Europe must do more in Iraq 2/27/2008, 5:59 a.m. PST
BRUSSELS, Belgium (AP) EU efforts have failed to help improve the situation in Iraq, a European Parliament report said Wednesday, calling for the 27-nation union to expand its presence on the ground.
UK, Iraqi leaders discuss hostages 2/27/2008, 3:48 a.m. PST
LONDON (AP) British Prime Minister Gordon Brown spoke by telephone Wednesday with Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki following the release of video showing a British hostage seized in Iraq last May.
Iraq: Shiite pilgrims targeted again 2/27/2008, 3:44 a.m. PST
BAGHDAD (AP) Shiite pilgrims headed to a major religious gathering were again targeted by extremists Wednesday when a roadside bomb detonated near a bus in Baghdad, killing one traveler, police said.
Turkish troops kill 77 Kurdish rebels 2/27/2008, 3:43 a.m. PST
CUKURCA, Turkey (AP) Turkish troops have killed 77 Kurdish rebels in night-long clashes in northern Iraq, the military said Wednesday. Five soldiers were also killed.
Roadside bomb kills Shiite pilgrim 2/27/2008, 2:20 a.m. PST
BAGHDAD (AP) A roadside bomb struck a minibus carrying travelers to a Shiite religious commemoration Wednesday morning, killing one traveler and wounding two others, police said.

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