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Sunday  May 2, 2004

A daily look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq - 5/2/04 11:21 PM
As of Friday, April 30, 732 U.S. service members have died since the beginning of military operations in Iraq last year, according to the Department of Defense. Of those, 530 died as a result of hostile action and 202 died of non-hostile causes. The military did not provide an update over the weekend.
U.N. chief calls for more countries to join effort to stabilize Iraq - 5/2/04 8:14 PM
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan on Sunday urged more countries to join efforts to stabilize Iraq and said the United States was intensifying talks with France, Germany and Russia -- all of which opposed the war.
Hostages in Iraq who remain missing - 5/2/04 7:10 PM
The abduction of Thomas Hamill came at the height of the wave of kidnappings of foreigners sparked by the intense violence that began a month ago. Up to 40 people from several nations were abducted, though most were later freed.
American hostage escapes captors; Eleven U.S. soldiers killed in widespread attacks - 5/2/04 5:40 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- In a daring escape, American hostage Thomas Hamill pried open the doors of the house where he was being held late Sunday morning and ran a half-mile to a military convoy that was passing by, officials and his wife said. Insurgents attacked U.S. forces across Iraq, killing 11 Americans ...
Myers denies Saddam-era general in charge of new Fallujah Iraqi force - 5/2/04 3:47 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A former general from Saddam Hussein's Republican Guard has not been given command of an Iraqi force that entered Fallujah after Marines ended a three-week siege, the U.S. military chief said Sunday.
AP Interview: U.S. general in charge of training Iraqi army says Iraqi soldiers must be well equipped and led - 5/2/04 2:43 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- The U.S. general facing the daunting task of training Iraq's demoralized and sometimes mutinous security forces said Sunday his job isn't "mission impossible" and that Iraqi police and soldiers can succeed if they are well equipped and led by officers who have the power to make decisi ...
Six U.S. troops killed in mortar attack; 30 wounded - 5/2/04 1:56 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A mortar attack killed six U.S. service members and wounded about 30 on Sunday near Ramadi in western Iraq, the U.S. military said.
Six U.S. troops killed in mortar attack - 5/2/04 1:14 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Six U.S. service members were killed in a mortar attack Sunday in western Iraq, the U.S. military said.
Myers denies Saddam-era general in charge of new Fallujah Iraqi force - 5/2/04 1:01 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A former general from Saddam Hussein's Republican Guard has not been given command of an Iraqi force that entered Fallujah after Marines ended a three-week siege, the U.S. military chief said Sunday.
Spain's prime minister says Iraq should serve as a lesson against preemptive wars - 5/2/04 12:17 PM
MADRID, Spain (AP) -- Spain's prime minister said Sunday he hopes the deteriorating situation in Iraq will serve as a warning to countries against using preemptive wars in the future.
U.S. hostage escapes; convoy and American base attacked as mediators seek talks over radical cleric - 5/2/04 12:07 PM
NAJAF, Iraq (AP) -- Iraqi militants struck a U.S. base and an American convoy in separate attacks, killing three soldiers, the military said Sunday, even as it announced the escape of an American civilian held hostage.
One U.S. soldier killed, 10 injured in attack on coalition base in northern Iraq - 5/2/04 11:30 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- One U.S. soldier was killed Sunday and 10 were injured in a bombing and shooting attack on a coalition base near the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk, the U.S. military said.
Afghan official: Iraq prisoner abuse could sour Afghans on U.S. campaign against Taliban - 5/2/04 10:51 AM
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- Revelations about the alleged abuse of Iraqi prisoners by coalition soldiers could erode Afghan support for U.S. efforts to stabilize their insurgency-plagued country, a Foreign Ministry spokesman said Sunday.
US hostage Thomas Hamill escapes, U.S. military says he's in good health - 5/2/04 9:28 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- American hostage Thomas Hamill, kidnapped three weeks ago in an insurgent attack on his convoy, was found by U.S. forces Sunday south of Tikrit after he apparently escaped from his captors, the U.S. military said. An official said he was in good health.
Al-Sadr forces attack U.S. convoy in southern Iraq, as mediators try to seek negotiations with U.S. over standoff with cleric - 5/2/04 8:55 AM
NAJAF, Iraq (AP) -- Shiite militiamen attacked a U.S. convoy in southern Iraq, killing two soldiers and setting vehicles on fire, even as mediators were trying Sunday to find a resolution to the U.S. standoff with the militia's leader. Two other American soldiers were killed in Baghdad.
U.S. hostage Thomas Hamill escapes, U.S. military says he's in good health - 5/2/04 7:44 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- American hostage Thomas Hamill was found by U.S. forces Sunday south of Tikrit after he apparently escaped from his captors, the U.S. military said.
US hostage Tommy Hamill escapes - 5/2/04 7:28 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- American hostage Thomas Hamill was found by U.S. forces south of Tikrit Sunday after he apparently escaped from his captors, the U.S. military said.
Asian Muslims decry alleged Iraq prisoner abuse, demand U.S., British troops withdraw - 5/2/04 6:33 AM
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) -- Activists in three of Asia's main Muslim countries on Sunday decried U.S. and British forces' alleged abuse of Iraqi prisoners as a "despicable" show of Western hatred toward Muslims, and demanded that the coalition leave Iraq immediately.
Four U.S. soldiers killed in separate Iraq attacks - 5/2/04 5:25 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Four American soldiers were killed in separate attacks in Iraq, including two who died when Shiite militiamen blasted their convoy in the south, the military said Sunday

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