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Some Headlines Of Today

Thursday  November 27, 2003

Former Iraqi general dies during interrogation - 11/27/03 9:18 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A former Iraqi general died while under American interrogation, the U.S. military said Thursday.
Bush appearance stuns troops gathered at airport for Thanksgiving - 11/27/03 8:18 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- It was the biggest of holiday surprises.
Bush surprises troops, nation, with trip to Iraq - 11/27/03 6:50 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- President Bush flew to Iraq under extraordinary secrecy and security Thursday to spend Thanksgiving with U.S. troops and thank them for "defending the American people from danger."
A look at U.S. daily deaths in Iraq - 11/27/03 5:54 PM
As of Wednesday, Nov. 26, 434 U.S. service members have died since the beginning of military operations in Iraq, according to the Department of Defense. Of those, 298 died as a result of hostile action and 136 died of non-hostile causes, the department said. The department did not provide an update on Thur ...
Elderly cleric emerges as Iraq's most influential leader - 11/27/03 4:58 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- He receives a select few, and hasn't left his home since April. His public pronouncements on politics are rare. He has refused to meet with American officials, including chief Iraq administrator L. Paul Bremer.
Small group of troops' relatives head to Baghdad on peace mission; `we are not their enemies' - 11/27/03 3:51 PM
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Michael Lopercio is going to Iraq to hear how ordinary Iraqis feel about the war. Anabelle Valencia hopes to see her son and daughter, who are in the Army. Fernando Suarez del Solar wants to touch the earth where his son was killed.
Milosevic's regime helped plot Bosnian Serb rebellion, key witness testifies - 11/27/03 3:47 PM
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) -- Slobodan Milosevic's government conspired with Bosnian Serb leaders to expel Muslims from parts of Bosnia during the Balkan Wars of the 1990s, a witness testified at Milosevic's war crimes trial Thursday, supporting a key claim of prosecutors.
President surprises troops with visit; thanks them for their sacrifice - 11/27/03 3:01 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- President Bush made a surprise Thanksgiving visit to American troops in Baghdad Thursday, flying secretly to violence-scarred Iraq to thank U.S. forces for serving there. It was the first trip ever by an American president to Iraq -- a mission tense with concern about his safety.
Bush-Iraq - 11/27/03 2:58 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- President Bush made a surprise Thanksgiving visit to American troops in Baghdad Thursday, flying secretly to violence-scarred Iraq to thank U.S. forces for serving there. It was the first trip ever by an American president to Iraq -- a mission tense with concern about his safety.
U.S. troops celebrate Thanksgiving, and recall fallen comrades - 11/27/03 1:40 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- On a dangerous mission far from home, American soldiers played volleyball and ate turkey for Thanksgiving while remembering comrades slain by insurgents. A U.S. commander warned troops to watch their friends because suicides were on the rise.
U.S. officials were reluctant to call troops occupiers - 11/27/03 12:57 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- American military commanders did not impose curfews, halt looting or order Iraqis back to work after Saddam Hussein's regime fell because U.S. policymakers were reluctant to declare U.S. troops an occupying force, says an internal Army review examined by The Associated Press.
Key Shiite leaders pressing for faster elections in Iraq, concerned over sovereignty agreement - 11/27/03 12:20 PM
NAJAF, Iraq (AP) -- The president of the U.S.-picked Iraqi Governing Council said Thursday that he agrees with a top Shiite Muslim leader's objections to the U.S.-backed plan for transferring power to Iraqis by next summer.
Insurgents attack Italian embassy in Iraq, no injuries reported; U.S. troops celebrate Thanksgiving - 11/27/03 11:29 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- In another blow at U.S. allies in the occupation, insurgents fired a rocket-propelled grenade at the Italian mission before dawn Thursday, causing damage but no injuries. The attack came as key Shiite Muslim leaders criticized the U.S. plan to transfer power to Iraqis, saying election ...
Insurgents attack Italian embassy, no injuries reported; U.S. troops celebrate Thanksgiving - 11/27/03 7:12 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Insurgents fired a rocket-propelled grenade at the Italian mission in Baghdad, damaging the building but causing no injuries, the U.S. military said Thursday. In a political setback for the U.S.-led occupation, key Shiite Muslim leaders criticized the U.S. plan to transfer power to Ir ...
U.S. troops kick off Thanksgiving with race in shadow of Saddam's busts - 11/27/03 6:53 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- About 100 runners kicked off Thanksgiving celebrations in Iraq with an early morning "camel trot" through Saddam Hussein's palace complex in downtown Baghdad, past bombed-out mansions and concrete blast walls topped with razor wire.
U.S. troops kick off Thanksgiving with races in shadow of Saddam's busts - 11/27/03 3:58 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- About 100 runners kicked off Thanksgiving celebrations in Iraq with an early morning "camel trot" Thursday through Saddam Hussein's palace complex in downtown Baghdad, past bombed-out mansions and concrete blast walls topped with razor wire.
Shiite leadership pressing for faster elections, concerned over sovereignty agreement - 11/27/03 2:58 AM
NAJAF, Iraq (AP) -- Iraq's powerful Shiite Muslim leadership declared its opposition Wednesday to the U.S. plan for indirect elections for a provisional administration, complicating American hopes for a smooth transfer of power to Iraqis by July 1.
Fact-finding mission returns from Iraq to brief Koizumi on troop dispatch - 11/27/03 2:44 AM
TOKYO (AP) -- A fact-finding mission returned from Iraq Thursday to brief Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi on whether the situation there is stable enough for Japan to send troops to help with the U.S.-led reconstruction effort.
Police branded as collaborators express sympathy for anti-American resistance - 11/27/03 1:45 AM
BAQOUBA, Iraq (AP) -- Iraqi police say they are underpaid, poorly armed and lack equipment to protect themselves from increasing attacks by insurgents. Frequently branded as collaborators with the U.S. occupation, many police resent the Americans and some even express sympathy for the guerrillas.
Thousands more Marines will join U.S. rotation force in Iraq - 11/27/03 1:33 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Pentagon now says it will include several thousand more Marines than originally planned in the rotation of fresh combat and support forces in Iraq next year.

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