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Tuesday  January 27, 2004

Bush brushes off questions about prewar intelligence, but defends Iraq war as necessary - 1/27/04 11:09 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Bush said Tuesday that Iraq undoubtedly posed a threat to America last year and the U.S.-led invasion was justified, despite his outgoing arms inspector's conclusion that Saddam Hussein had no weapons of mass destruction.
Arabs, Westerners deny allegations of receiving bribes on Iraqi oil sales - 1/27/04 7:00 PM
AMMAN, Jordan (AP) -- Arabs and Westerners accused by Iraqis of receiving Iraqi oil proceeds in exchange for supporting Saddam Hussein denied Tuesday they had accepted bribes or participated in illicit deals.
Bush brushes off questions about prewar intelligence, but defends Iraq war as necessary - 1/27/04 6:42 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Bush said Tuesday that Iraq undoubtedly posed a threat to America last year and the U.S.-led invasion was justified, despite his outgoing arms inspector's conclusion that Saddam Hussein had no weapons of mass destruction.
Roadside bombings kill 6 U.S. soldiers; U.N. team to head to Iraq - 1/27/04 6:29 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- The United Nations agreed Tuesday to send a team to Iraq to help break the impasse over electing a new government, as the deaths of six more American soldiers in roadside bombings underscored concerns about security in the volatile nation.
A daily look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq - 1/27/04 4:52 PM
As of Tuesday, Jan. 27, 513 U.S. service members have died since the beginning of military operations in Iraq, according to the Department of Defense. Of those, 355 died as a result of hostile action and 158 died of non-hostile causes, the department said.
Roadside bombings kills 6 U.S. soldiers; U.N. team to head to Iraq - 1/27/04 4:42 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- The United Nations agreed Tuesday to send a team to Iraq to help break the impasse over electing a new government as the deaths of six more American soldiers in roadside bombings underscored concerns about security in the volatile nation.
U.N. secretary-general sending election team to Iraq - 1/27/04 4:05 PM
PARIS (AP) -- In agreeing Tuesday to send an election team to Iraq, U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan took the first major step to restore his organization's influence in the country.
Three U.S. soldiers killed, three wounded in attack south of Baghdad - 1/27/04 3:44 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A roadside bomb exploded south of Baghdad late Tuesday, killing three U.S. soldiers and wounding three others, the U.S. military said.
Roadside bombing kills 3 U.S. soldiers; U.N. team to head to Iraq - 1/27/04 3:21 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- The United Nations agreed to send a team to Iraq to help break the impasse over choosing a new government, if the Americans -- who lost three more soldiers Tuesday in a roadside bombing -- can provide adequate security.
Two CNN employees killed in Iraq - 1/27/04 2:40 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Two men working for CNN were shot and killed Tuesday by unidentified assailants outside Baghdad, the network said.
Roadside bombing leaves 3 U.S. soldiers, 2 Iraqis dead - 1/27/04 1:18 PM
KHALDIYAH, Iraq (AP) -- Twin roadside bombings west of Baghdad killed three American soldiers Tuesday, and the U.N. chief said he was ready to send a team to Iraq to assess prospects for early elections -- if the U.S.-led coalition can guarantee security.
Bush defends war decision in Iraq despite doubts about weapons - 1/27/04 12:20 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Bush on Tuesday vigorously defended his decision to go to war against Iraq despite chief inspector David Kay's conclusion that Saddam Hussein did not have weapons of mass destruction, as the United States had believed.
Bush voices confidence in intelligence community despite no findings of weapons of mass destruction in Iraq - 1/27/04 11:55 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Bush said Tuesday he has "great confidence" in the intelligence community despite a finding that Iraq did not have the weapons of mass destruction that the White House cited as justification for waging war.
U.S. troops discover car bomb near Iraqi Governing Council office - 1/27/04 11:50 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- American forces discovered a car bomb Tuesday in a parking lot near the offices of the U.S.-appointed Iraqi Governing Council, the U.S. command said.
Bush administration retreats on Iraq weapons claim - 1/27/04 11:48 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Bush said Tuesday he has "great confidence" in the intelligence community despite a finding that Iraq did not have the weapons of mass destruction that the White House cited as justification for waging war.
U.N. secretary-general says world body to send election team to Iraq - 1/27/04 10:57 AM
PARIS (AP) -- The United Nations will send a team to Iraq to determine whether elections should be held once the U.S.-led coalition authority can guarantee the mission's safety, Secretary-General Kofi Annan said Tuesday.
Bush administration retreats on Iraq weapons claim - 1/27/04 10:55 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The White House said Tuesday "it's too soon to draw firm conclusions" about whether Iraq possessed weapons of mass destruction, an issue the Bush administration once was so confident about that it was cited as a justification for waging war.
Secretary-General Kofi Annan says U.N. will send election team to Iraq - 1/27/04 10:51 AM
PARIS (AP) -- Here is the text of a statement by U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan on his decision to send team into Iraq to determine the feasibility of elections:
Roadside bombing leaves 3 U.S. soldiers, 2 Iraqis dead - 1/27/04 10:32 AM
KHALDIYAH, Iraq (AP) -- Twin roadside bombings west of Baghdad killed three American soldiers Tuesday, and the U.N. chief said he was ready to send a team to Iraq to assess prospects for early elections -- if the U.S.-led coalition can guarantee security.
3 U.S. soldiers, 2 Iraqis killed in Iraq bombing - 1/27/04 9:36 AM
KHALDIYAH, Iraq (AP) -- A roadside bomb exploded next to a passing U.S. military convoy west of Baghdad Tuesday followed by a second bomb when reinforcements arrived, witnesses said. Three American soldiers and two Iraqi civilians were killed.
Kurdish official threatens to force Turkish peacekeepers out of Kurdistan - 1/27/04 9:29 AM
IRBIL, Iraq (AP) -- The Kurdish government in northern Iraq's Irbil province threatened Tuesday to close down the offices of a Turkish-led peacekeeping force if Ankara did not pull it out voluntarily.
3 U.S. soldiers, 2 Iraqis killed in bombing - 1/27/04 8:43 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Three American soldiers were killed and another wounded in a large explosion west of Baghdad, the U.S. military said. Hospital staff said two Iraqi civilians also were killed.
Army says three Iraqi guerrillas killed during central Iraq raids - 1/27/04 8:35 AM
TIKRIT, Iraq (AP) -- U.S. soldiers killed three members of a suspected guerrilla cell linked to the former Baathist regime during raids Tuesday in a central Iraqi town, the Army said.
Two bombs rock central Iraq town, casualties feared - 1/27/04 8:04 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A roadside bomb exploded next to a passing U.S. military convoy Tuesday, and a second bomb went off when reinforcements arrived, damaging vehicles and inflicting several casualties, witnesses said.
Two massive bombs in central Iraq cause U.S., Iraqi casualties - 1/27/04 7:28 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A roadside bomb exploded next to a passing U.S. military convoy on Tuesday, and a second bomb went off when reinforcements arrived, damaging vehicles and inflicting several casualties, witnesses said.
Iraqi policeman killed as insurgents attack Polish headquarters - 1/27/04 6:36 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Insurgents attacked the headquarters of Polish forces in a southern city, triggering a gunbattle that killed one Iraqi policeman, and guerrillas fired a rocket into the U.S. compound in Baghdad, officials said Tuesday.
U.N. secretary-general announces that world body sending election team to Iraq - 1/27/04 5:23 AM
PARIS (AP) -- The United Nations will send a team to Iraq to determine whether elections should be held -- a step toward ending an impasse over the selection of a future interim Iraqi government, Secretary-General Kofi Annan said Tuesday.
Annan says United Nations willing to send election team to Iraq - 1/27/04 4:52 AM
PARIS (AP) -- U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan said Tuesday that the world body is willing to send a team to Iraq to determine whether elections should be held.
U.N. secretary-general announces world body sending election team to Iraq - 1/27/04 4:10 AM
PARIS (AP) -- U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan announced Tuesday that the world body will send a team to Iraq to determine whether elections should be held
U.N. secretary-general to announce whether world body will send election team to Iraq - 1/27/04 3:12 AM
PARIS (AP) -- The United States is hoping for U.N. intervention to break a deadlock between the U.S.-led coalition authority in Iraq and a powerful cleric over how to choose an interim Iraqi government.
Insurgents attack Poland's forces in southern Iraq, setting off gunbattle - 1/27/04 3:02 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Insurgents attacked the headquarters of Polish forces in a southern city, triggering a gunbattle that killed one Iraqi policeman. In Baghdad, guerrillas fired a rocket into the U.S. compound but caused on casualties.
Female U.S. soldiers stand side-by-side with male troops in Iraq's deadly firing line - 1/27/04 1:53 AM
TIKRIT, Iraq (AP) -- The roadside bomb near the main American military base here killed one woman soldier, made another a hero, and turned attention to the new role American women are playing in the war in Iraq.
Occupied, humiliated, Baghdad struggles to reinvent itself - 1/27/04 1:44 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- There's hardly a street without a mound of festering garbage or a puddle of sewage. Crime is rampant. Gray concrete blast barriers and coils of barbed wire are everywhere. Power cuts of up to 12 hours a day are routine. Fuel shortages are common.

The Above Headlines were gathered from various news sites.

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