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Some Headlines Of Today

Friday  December 12, 2003

Two Polish soldiers wounded in attack outside city south of Baghdad - 12/12/03 6:36 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Insurgents detonated a bomb alongside a U.S. military convoy west of Baghdad on Friday, killing one soldier and wounding two others, the military said. Separately, another soldier died in Baghdad from what was described as a "non-hostile" gunshot wound.
Iraq-Oil-Glance - 12/12/03 5:50 PM
Halliburton, Vice President Dick Cheney's former company, has been awarded more than $2.2 billion for rebuilding Iraq's oilfields.
A daily look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq - 12/12/03 5:38 PM
As of Friday, Dec. 12, 452 U.S. service members have died since the beginning of military operations in Iraq, according to the Department of Defense. Of those, 311 died as a result of hostile action and 141 died of non-hostile causes, the department said.
White House says Baker will avoid conflicts of interest - 12/12/03 4:49 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Former Secretary of State James A. Baker III has taken steps to avoid any conflict of interest between his business dealings and his new role as President Bush's emissary on Iraq's debt, the White House said Friday.
Shiite, Sunni imams ignore mosque bombing, rail against America instead - 12/12/03 3:35 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- The sermon heard by 5,000 Shiite Muslim worshippers Friday blamed U.S. troops for spreading "immoral materials." Across the capital, a Sunni imam described what he sees as America's attempts to divide Muslims.
In fighting insurgents in Iraq, U.S. is drawing on Israel's experience in the West Bank and Gaza Strip - 12/12/03 3:21 PM
JERUSALEM (AP) -- In fighting insurgents in Iraq, the United States is drawing on some of Israel's methods and experiences in the West Bank and Gaza Strip, including running checkpoints and tracking militants with drone aircraft, Israeli officials say.
Shelling hits coalition compound in Baghdad, two Polish soldiers wounded on patrol - 12/12/03 12:53 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A bomb exploded on the outskirts of the southern city of Mahaweel on Friday, wounding two Polish soldiers on patrol in the area.
Japan calls for international unity in Iraq reconstruction - 12/12/03 7:55 AM
TOKYO (AP) -- Japan called for "international cooperation" in rebuilding Iraq Friday, but stopped short of criticizing the United States for barring war opponents from winning reconstruction contracts.
Shelling hits coalition compound in central Baghdad - 12/12/03 5:14 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Iraqi rebels fired a salvo of mortar shells at coalition headquarters early Friday in the first attack against the U.S. seat of power since the Americans mounted a massive counteroffensive against insurgents last month.
Sunni-Shiite tensions rise in Baghdad in wake of mosque attack - 12/12/03 1:37 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- In the poor neighborhood of Hurriyah, there was praise for Osama bin Laden, nostalgia for the days of Saddam Hussein and deep resentment of Shiite Muslims.
Saddam Hussein's grand presidential palace likely site for U.S. Embassy - 12/12/03 1:33 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- U.S. bombs never hit Saddam Hussein's grandiose presidential palace in Baghdad, making its ample meeting rooms and vast conference tables an ideal headquarters for U.S.-led occupation authorities after the war.

The Above Headlines were gathered from various news sites.


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