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Friday  October 17, 2008

Anti-US protesters rally against US-Iraqi pact 10/17/2008, 11:38 p.m. PDT
(AP) BAGHDAD Tens of thousands of followers of cleric Muqtada al-Sadr rally Saturday in Baghdad in a mass public show of opposition to a U.S.-Iraqi security pact that would extend the presence of U.S. forces in Iraq.
Anti-US protesters rally against US-Iraqi pact 10/17/2008, 11:10 p.m. PDT
BAGHDAD (AP) Tens of thousands of followers of Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr rallied in Baghdad to protest a draft U.S.-Iraqi security agreement.
Iraq's PM slams top US soldier over Iran comments 10/17/2008, 2:59 p.m. PDT
BAGHDAD (AP) Iraq's prime minister said in remarks aired Friday that the top U.S. commander in Iraq "risked his position" by alleging Iran was trying to bribe lawmakers to vote against the proposed security agreement with the United States.
Troops would face different kind of court in Iraq 10/17/2008, 12:37 p.m. PDT
BAGHDAD (AP) All rise as three judges, cloaked in black robes with a white fringe, take their seats behind a wooden bench facing prosecutors, defense lawyers and the accused, standing unshackled in a wooden pen.
Excerpts from draft U.S.-Iraqi security agreement 10/17/2008, 8:26 a.m. PDT
(AP) Excerpts from the draft U.S.-Iraqi security agreement meant to replace the U.N. mandate for American-led forces in Iraq, which expires on Dec. 31. The Associated Press obtained a copy and translated the material from Arabic.
Iraqi asylum requests drop in first half of 2008 10/17/2008, 7:20 a.m. PDT
GENEVA (AP) The number of Iraqis applying for asylum in other countries dropped by 10 percent in the first half of 2008, which may be due to improved security, the U.N. refugee agency said Friday.
Lawmaker: Oil slump to eat $15b into Iraq budget 10/17/2008, 6:45 a.m. PDT
BAGHDAD (AP) An Iraqi lawmaker said Friday the government expects to cut its budget next year by $15 billion because of falling oil prices.
Bomb near north Baghdad mosque kills 3 Shiites 10/17/2008, 4:10 a.m. PDT
BAGHDAD (AP) Officials say a bomb planted near a mosque in north Baghdad killed three Shiite worshippers as they were leaving Friday prayers.

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