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Tuesday  January 6, 2004

Representative from Coalition Provisional Authority will attend Iraq meeting, officials say - 1/6/04 6:34 PM
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- A representative of the U.S.-led authority in Iraq will attend a Jan. 19 meeting with the United Nations and the Iraqi Governing Council on determining the U.N. role as the country moves to self-government, officials said Tuesday.
Second battalion of new Iraqi Army graduates in Baghdad - 1/6/04 5:43 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- The second battalion of a new Iraqi army graduated Tuesday at a ceremony with traditional songs and dances, and a U.S. commander and Iraqi politicians said they soon will choose a civilian defense minister to lead the soldiers in securing a democratic nation.
A daily look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq - 1/6/04 5:22 PM
As of Tuesday, Jan. 6, 483 U.S. service members have died since the beginning of military operations in Iraq, according to the Defense Department. Of those, 331 died as a result of hostile action and 152 died of non-hostile causes, the department said.
Construction firms with ties to U.S. officials win Iraq contracts - 1/6/04 4:50 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A partnership of giant companies with ties to U.S. officials has been awarded a $1.8 billion Iraq reconstruction contract, the government said Tuesday.
Rumsfeld may appoint a four-star general to handle Iraq mission - 1/6/04 4:20 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Defense Secretary Donald H. Rumsfeld said Tuesday he is considering appointing a U.S. four-star general to oversee the security aspects of Iraq's transition to self-rule.
Questioning Saddam: Military interrogation could become public - 1/6/04 3:52 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- CIA interrogators taking on Saddam Hussein must contend with the likelihood that some of their questioning could become public during his eventual trial. That means decisions now on how to conduct the questioning and record the conversations, U.S. officials say.
Annan says he expects United States to attend Iraq meeting - 1/6/04 1:51 PM
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- Secretary-General Kofi Annan said Tuesday he expects the United States to attend a Jan. 19 meeting with him and the Iraqi Governing Council to determine the United Nations' role as Iraq moves to self-government.
Iraqi police fire on protesting ex-soldiers in Basra, at least four hit - 1/6/04 11:51 AM
BASRA, Iraq (AP) -- Iraqi police opened fire Tuesday on hundreds of stone-throwing former Iraqi soldiers demanding monthly stipends promised by the U.S.-led coalition, and reporters saw at least four protesters shot in the southern town of Basra.
Iraqi police fire on protesting ex-soldiers in Basra, at least four hit - 1/6/04 6:39 AM
BASRA, Iraq (AP) -- Iraqi police opened fire Tuesday on hundreds of stone-throwing former Iraqi soldiers demanding monthly stipends promised by the U.S.-led coalition, and reporters saw at least four protesters shot in the southern town of Basra.
Army psych unit tries to persuade Iraqi insurgents fight is over - 1/6/04 1:52 AM
TIKRIT, Iraq (AP) -- At an open-air market in Saddam Hussein's hometown, an American soldier wades into a mistrustful crowd and hands out flyers seeking information on the fallen dictator's fugitive deputy -- a display meant to demoralize insurgents. One man tears it up with a menacing smile.
U.S. intelligence officer identifies major attack hotspots on Iraq's roads - 1/6/04 1:48 AM
Maj. Thomas Sirois, chief intelligence officer of the U.S. Army's 3rd Corps Support Command, identified these four major hotspots for guerrilla attacks on U.S. military convoys in Iraq.
AP Exclusive: Iraqis learn ambush methods from Chechen, Afghan guerrillas - 1/6/04 1:47 AM
CAMP ANACONDA, Iraq (AP) -- Iraqi guerrillas blasting U.S. military convoys with improvised bombs hidden at roadsides may have learned tactics by talking to Chechen rebels and Taliban and al-Qaida fighters in Afghanistan, a U.S. Army intelligence officer told The Associated Press.

The Above Headlines were gathered from various news sites.

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