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Friday  February 29, 2008

Iraqi detainees released in Lebanon 2/29/2008, 6:24 p.m. PST
BEIRUT, Lebanon (AP) Lebanon on Friday released 13 Iraqis who had been detained for staying in the country illegally. The move was expected to lead to the release of Iraqis who fled their wartorn country.
Chaldean archbishop kidnapped in Iraq 2/29/2008, 3:45 p.m. PST
BAGHDAD (AP) Gunmen abducted a Chaldean Catholic archbishop soon after he left Mass in the northern Iraqi city of Mosul, the latest in what church members called a series of attacks against Iraq's small Christian community.
Iraq OKs execution of 'Chemical Ali' 2/29/2008, 3:27 p.m. PST
BAGHDAD (AP) The Saddam Hussein henchman known as "Chemical Ali" for gassing thousands of Kurdish civilians is due to hang within the month, following the endorsement of his death sentence Friday by Iraq's presidential council. But even survivors were notably subdued about the news in a nation weary of violence and suffering.
Iraqi shooting witnesses interviewed 2/29/2008, 2:48 p.m. PST
BAGHDAD (AP) The Justice Department appears to be gathering testimony from Iraqi witnesses for a possible trial of Blackwater Worldwide security guards over a 2007 shooting in Baghdad that left 17 Iraqi civilians dead.
Turkish troops withdraw from Iraq 2/29/2008, 1:07 p.m. PST
ISTANBUL, Turkey (AP) Truckloads of weary and unshaven Turkish troops returned Friday from Iraq as Turkey ended an eight-day cross-border offensive against Kurdish rebels, meeting U.S. demands for a quick campaign.
Turkish troops pull out of Iraq 2/29/2008, 8:55 a.m. PST
CUKURCA, Turkey (AP) Turkey's military said Friday it has ended a ground offensive against Kurdish rebels in Iraq, but said that foreign influence did not play a role in its decision.
'Chemical Ali' execution OK'd in Iraq 2/29/2008, 8:53 a.m. PST
BAGHDAD (AP) Iraq's presidential council has endorsed the execution within a month of Saddam Hussein's cousin, known as "Chemical Ali," for his role in the 1980s scorched-earth campaign against Kurds, officials said Friday. But it spared the life of two other officials amid Sunni protests that they were only following orders.
'Chemical Ali' execution OK'd in Iraq 2/29/2008, 4:12 a.m. PST
BAGHDAD (AP) Iraq's presidential council has endorsed the execution within a month of Saddam Hussein's cousin, known as "Chemical Ali," for his role in the 1980s scorched-earth campaign against Kurds, officials said Friday. But it spared the life of two other officials amid Sunni protests that they were only following orders.
Iraqi FM: Turks leaving 2/29/2008, 4:05 a.m. PST
BAGHDAD (AP) The Turkish military has begun withdrawing from northern Iraq, Iraq's foreign minister said Friday, a day after the U.S. pressured Turkey to end the offensive against separatist Kurdish rebels.
Iraq says Turkish military withdrawing 2/29/2008, 3:56 a.m. PST
BAGHDAD (AP) Iraq's foreign minister said on Friday that the Turkish military has begun withdrawing from Iraq.
'Chemical Ali' execution OK'd in Iraq 2/29/2008, 3:00 a.m. PST
BAGHDAD (AP) Iraq's presidential council has endorsed the execution within a month of Saddam Hussein's cousin, known as "Chemical Ali," for his role in the 1980s scorched-earth campaign against Kurds, officials said Friday. But it spared the life of two other officials amid Sunni protests that they were only following orders.

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