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Thursday  April 1, 2004

U.S. officials vow to `pacify' Fallujah after killing and mutilation of American contractors - 4/1/04 9:42 PM
FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) -- The top U.S. administrator in Iraq said Thursday that the deaths and mutilation of four American contractors in Fallujah "will not go unpunished," and a U.S. general vowed an "overwhelming" response.
Former Secretary of State Baker calls Iraq's debt 'unsustainable' - 4/1/04 9:41 PM
DALLAS (AP) -- Iraq's debt is "simply unsustainable" and must be reduced if the country's economy and government are to be rebuilt, former Secretary of State James A. Baker III said Thursday.
South Korea sending troops to Kurdish region of Iraq - 4/1/04 8:46 PM
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- South Korea will send nearly 3,600 troops to the Kurdish region of northern Iraq, the military said Friday, two weeks after Seoul rattled allies by scrubbing plans for a mission to the northern town of Kirkuk.
A daily look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq - 4/1/04 8:30 PM
As of Thursday, April 1, 596 U.S. service members have died since the beginning of military operations in Iraq a year ago, according to the Department of Defense. Of those, 404 died as a result of hostile action and 192 died of non-hostile causes, the department said.
South Korea weighing two finalist sites for Iraqi dispatch - 4/1/04 7:02 PM
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- South Korea is considering two new sites in Iraq to send some 3,600 troops, a news report said Friday, two weeks after Seoul rattled allies by scrubbing plans for a mission to the northern Iraqi oil town of Kirkuk.
Some readers complain to newspapers for using Iraq images - 4/1/04 6:15 PM
NEW YORK (AP) -- Gruesome front page photos showing the charred remains of U.S. citizens killed in an ambush in Iraq prompted complaints from some readers that the images were too graphic.
Senator apologizes for saying potential opponent looks like one of Saddam's sons - 4/1/04 5:56 PM
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) -- Sen. Jim Bunning's re-election campaign issued an apology after Bunning said a potential opponent looks like one of Saddam Hussein's sons.
Powell expects U.N. resolution on Iraq before July 1 deadline - 4/1/04 5:09 PM
BRUSSELS, Belgium (AP) -- Secretary of State Colin Powell said Thursday he expected the U.N. Security Council to adopt a resolution authorizing peacekeeping troops in Iraq before the July 1 deadline for ending the U.S. occupation.
Iraq becoming ever-bigger testing ground for U.S. resolve - 4/1/04 4:43 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Iraq was already a testing ground for American resolve, and now the gruesome deaths of four American civilians have raised the stakes. The public may rally around President Bush in the short term, as often happens with attacks abroad, but the assault also intensifies pressures on him to ...
Europe shocked at images of killing of Americans in Iraq - 4/1/04 3:13 PM
LONDON (AP) -- Europe reacted with horror Thursday to the grisly images of four American bodies being mutilated in Iraq, with some newspapers speculating about a quicker U.S. troop withdrawal and others saying it could serve as a new standard for attacks.
Senator apologizes for saying potential opponent looks like one of Saddam's sons - 4/1/04 3:04 PM
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) -- Sen. Jim Bunning's re-election campaign issued an apology after Bunning said a potential opponent looks like one of Saddam Hussein's sons.
U.S. newspapers publish graphic image of charred bodies in Iraq; most U.S. networks hold back - 4/1/04 2:27 PM
NEW YORK (AP) -- Major newspapers ran graphic photos Thursday of charred bodies of Americans killed in Iraq, while the images were largely shunned by American television as too horrific.
Insurgents attack U.S. convoy in Fallujah a day after bodies of Americans dragged through streets - 4/1/04 12:19 PM
FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) -- A roadside bomb injured three American troops on Thursday near Fallujah, a day after the grisly killing and mutilation of four American contract workers in the city. The top U.S. administrator in Iraq said the deaths would not go unpunished.
Newspapers publish graphic image of charred bodies in Iraq; most U.S. networks hold back - 4/1/04 10:53 AM
NEW YORK (AP) -- Many major newspapers ran graphic photos Thursday of charred bodies of Americans killed in Iraq, while the images were largely shunned by American television as too graphic.
Insurgents attack U.S. convoy in Fallujah a day after bodies of Americans dragged through streets - 4/1/04 10:48 AM
FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) -- A roadside bomb injured three American troops in a U.S. military convoy on Thursday near Fallujah, a day after the grisly killing and mutilation of four American contract workers in the city. The top U.S. administrator in Iraq said the deaths would not go unpunished.
Newspapers publish graphic image of charred bodies in Iraq; most American networks do not - 4/1/04 9:10 AM
NEW YORK (AP) -- Some newspapers ran graphic photos Thursday of the charred bodies of Americans killed in Iraq, while the images were largely shunned by American TV that deemed them too graphic.
Stakes for U.S. much higher in Iraq than they were in Somalia - 4/1/04 8:20 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The murder and mutilation of four American contractors near Baghdad and the grinding death toll of American soldiers put a grisly face on the U.S. occupation of Iraq.
Top U.S. administrator in Iraq condemns brutal killings of four American civilians - 4/1/04 6:51 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- The top U.S. administrator in Iraq on Thursday condemned the grisly killing and mutilation of four American contractors in the city of Fallujah, and said their deaths would not go unpunished.
Police fire on protesters in Iraqi city of Basra, killing one and wounding two - 4/1/04 5:18 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Iraqi security forces fired on protesters demanding jobs as policemen in the southern city of Basra on Thursday, killing one demonstrator and wounding two others, officials said.
Insurgents attack U.S. convoy in Fallujah day after bodies of American civilians dragged through streets - 4/1/04 4:57 AM
FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) -- Insurgents attacked a U.S. military convoy and a Humvee was burned Thursday near Fallujah, witnesses said, a day after the grisly killing and mutilation of four American civilians in the city.
Rebels attack U.S. convoy outside Fallujah, witnesses said - 4/1/04 3:05 AM
FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) -- Insurgents attacked a U.S. military convoy near Fallujah on Thursday and a Humvee vehicle was burned, witnesses said.
Security Council expresses readiness to cooperate with U.N. oil-for-food inquiry - 4/1/04 2:06 AM
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- The U.N. Security Council pledged to cooperate with an independent investigation into allegations of corruption in the U.N. oil-for-food program and called on all other nations to do likewise.

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