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Some Headlines Of Today

Saturday  April 24 2004

Prime minister makes unannounced visit to troops in Iraq - 4/24/04 11:27 PM
SYDNEY, Australia (AP) -- Amid tight security, Prime Minister John Howard paid a surprise visit Sunday to Australian troops in Iraq.
Suicide boat bombers attack Iraqi oil facilities in Persian Gulf, killing two sailors - 4/24/04 11:22 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Suicide attackers detonated explosive-laden boats near oil facilities in the Persian Gulf on Saturday, killing two U.S. Navy sailors in a new tactic against Iraq's vital oil industry. Elsewhere, violence across Iraq killed at least 33 Iraqis and four American soldiers.
Army reservist missing since April 9 convoy attack confirmed dead by military - 4/24/04 9:08 PM
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- An Army reservist who had been missing in Iraq since a convoy attack April 9 has been confirmed dead, the military said Saturday. Another soldier and a contract worker abducted in the same attack remain unaccounted for.
Bush confers on Fallujah with top military commanders - 4/24/04 9:02 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Bush held a conference call Saturday with his senior national security and military advisers to discuss the situation in Iraq, particularly restive Fallujah, a senior defense official said.
Army reservist missing since April 9 convoy attack confirmed dead by military - 4/24/04 7:46 PM
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- An Army reservist who had been missing in Iraq since a convoy attack April 9 has been confirmed dead, the military said Saturday. Another soldier and a contract worker abducted in the same attack remain unaccounted for.
A daily look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq - 4/24/04 7:12 PM
As of Friday, April 23, 707 U.S. service members have died since the beginning of military operations in Iraq last year, according to the Department of Defense. Of those, 509 died as a result of hostile action and 198 died of non-hostile causes. The department did not provide an update Saturday of their ov ...
Suicide boat bombers attack Iraqi oil facilities in Persian Gulf, killing two sailors - 4/24/04 5:57 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Suicide attackers detonated explosive-laden boats near oil facilities in the Persian Gulf on Saturday, killing two U.S. Navy sailors in a new tactic against Iraq's vital oil industry. Elsewhere, violence across Iraq killed at least 33 Iraqis and four American soldiers.
Two U.S. servicemembers killed when boats explode near Iraqi oil facilities - 4/24/04 5:31 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Three boats exploded near two Iraqi oil terminals in the Persian Gulf on Saturday, killing two U.S. servicemembers in what appeared to be coordinated suicide attacks, the U.S. military said.
Two coalition sailors killed when boats explode near Iraqi oil platform, oil tankers - 4/24/04 5:01 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Three boats exploded near two Iraqi oil terminals in the Gulf on Saturday, killing two coalition sailors in what appeared to be coordinated suicide attacks, the U.S. military said.
Three boats explode near Iraqi oil platform, oil tankers - 4/24/04 3:39 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Three boats exploded near an Iraqi oil platform and two oil tankers off the Persian Gulf coast on Saturday evening, a British military spokesman said, in what appeared to be coordinated suicide attacks
More than 33 Iraqis killed in day of attacks; rebel rockets kill four U.S. soldiers - 4/24/04 2:58 PM
BAGHDAD (AP) -- Mortar fire slammed into a marketplace in Baghdad's biggest Shiite Muslim neighborhood, and a roadside bomb hit a bus Saturday, a day that saw at least 33 Iraqis killed in multiple attacks. Outside Baghdad, insurgents rocketed a U.S. military base, killing four soldiers.
Marines on Fallujah's front line wait for war amid floundering negotiations - 4/24/04 2:48 PM
FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) -- A young Marine leaned against his sandbagged machine gun nest, staring into a killing zone of scorched houses and deserted alleys -- a bleak landscape so familiar from days of watch duty that it no longer blunts his thoughts of home, barbecues, parties and college.
AP Enterprise: Saudis secretly provided extensive U.S. help during Iraq war - 4/24/04 1:12 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- During the Iraq war, Saudi Arabia secretly helped the United States far more than has been acknowledged, allowing operations from at least three air bases, permitting special forces to stage attacks from Saudi soil and providing cheap fuel, U.S. and Saudi officials say.
Rocket volley kills at least 7 in Baghdad's Sadr City; other rockets kill 5 U.S. soldiers - 4/24/04 1:04 PM
BAGHDAD (AP) -- Volleys of rockets struck the capital's crowded Shiite Muslim neighborhood of Sadr City on Saturday, hitting a busy market, smashing into a home and killing at least seven Iraqis. Outside Baghdad, insurgents rocketed a U.S. military base, killing five soldiers.
Roadside bomb south of Baghdad kills 13 Iraqis - 4/24/04 12:21 PM
HASWA, Iraq (AP) -- A roadside bomb exploded near a bus south of Baghdad on Saturday, killing 13 Iraqis, including at least one child, and wounding 17 people, a hospital official said.
Rocket attack on base kills five U.S. soldiers; another rocket strikes market, killing three Iraqis - 4/24/04 7:22 AM
BAGHDAD (AP) -- Insurgents struck a U.S. military base north of Baghdad with rockets at dawn Saturday, killing five American soldiers, an official said, while a rocket crashed into a crowded market in the Iraqi capital, killing at least three people.
Rocket attack on base kills four U.S. soldiers; Car bomb rocks Tikrit - 4/24/04 5:50 AM
BAGHDAD (AP) -- Insurgents struck a U.S. military base north of Baghdad with rockets around dawn Saturday, killing four American soldiers, an official said, while an apparent suicide car bomb killed at least three Iraqis near a base in Tikrit.
Four U.S. soldiers killed, seven injured in rocket attack - 4/24/04 5:29 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Four U.S. soldiers were killed and seven wounded before dawn Saturday when two rockets slammed into a U.S. base north of Baghdad, U.S. military officials said.
Car bomb explodes near U.S. base in Tikrit, at least three dead - 4/24/04 4:59 AM
TIKRIT, Iraq (AP) -- A car bomb exploded near the main U.S. base in the northern city of Tikrit on Saturday, a U.S. official said. At least three people were killed.
Shiite cleric threatens suicide attacks if U.S. troops attack Najaf; U.S., Bulgarian soldiers killed - 4/24/04 1:20 AM
KARBALA, Iraq (AP) -- Radical Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr threatened Friday to unleash suicide bombers if U.S. troops move against him in Iraq's holiest Shiite city, and his militiamen attacked a Bulgarian convoy, killing a soldier.

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