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Monday  May 24, 2004

Two Britons die in roadside bomb near U.S. headquarters as blasts shake central Baghdad - 5/24/04 11:55 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A roadside bomb killed two British civilians traveling in an armored car near coalition headquarters on Monday -- one of a series of blasts that rocked the center of the Iraqi capital.
United States presents new U.N. resolution on Iraq; leaves open degree of Iraqi say in military - 5/24/04 11:34 PM
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- The United States on Monday unveiled its long-awaited post-occupation plans for a sovereign interim government in Iraq and got a generally positive response. But it faced questions about how much say Iraqis will have over U.S.-led forces that will keep the peace.
Across the country, Bush's message strikes some as encouraging, others as misguided - 5/24/04 9:49 PM
The words were the same. But the message from President Bush that came through -- in living rooms, in bars, in a suburban restaurant -- depended on who was listening.
Kerry calls on Bush to turn "words into action" in Iraq - 5/24/04 9:29 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Democrat John Kerry said Monday night that President Bush must turn "words into action" and reach out to skeptical allies for help in Iraq, where violence continues five weeks before the handover of political power.
Iraq taking heavy toll on Bush five months before election - 5/24/04 9:20 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Five months before the election, President Bush confronts a grim picture in Iraq of rising casualties, growing violence, skittish allies and Arab anger.
Bush says U.S. will persevere in Iraq, more troops may be sent, prison will be demolished - 5/24/04 9:04 PM
CARLISLE, Pa. (AP) -- President Bush, trying to dispel rising doubts about the war, declared Monday night the United States would stay in Iraq until it was free and democratic and suggested more U.S. soldiers might have to be sent to stop enemy forces bent on destroying the new government.
Iraq taking heavy toll on Bush five months before election - 5/24/04 9:04 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Five months before the election, President Bush confronts a grim picture in Iraq of rising casualties, growing violence, skittish allies and Arab anger.
General who led Abu Ghraib prison guard unit has been suspended - 5/24/04 8:57 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Army general who was in charge of the U.S. prison guards accused of abusing Iraqis has been suspended from command of the 800th Military Police Brigade, officials said Monday.
US-Iraq-Text - 5/24/04 8:52 PM
We believe that freedom can advance and change lives in the greater Middle East as it has advanced and changed lives in Asia, in Latin America, in Eastern Europe and Africa. We believe it is a tragedy of history that in the Middle East, which gave the world great gifts of law and science and faith, so many ...
Bush seeks to reassure America, says U.S. will persevere in Iraq, prison will be demolished - 5/24/04 7:53 PM
CARLISLE, Pa. (AP) -- President Bush, trying to dispel rising doubts about the war, said Monday the United States would stay in Iraq until it was free and democratic and suggested more soldiers might have to be sent. He promised to demolish the Abu Ghraib prison that has become an ugly symbol of the U.S. o ...
Polls suggest public anxiety about Iraq high - 5/24/04 7:47 PM
A majority of Americans have their doubts about President Bush's handling of Iraq, according to polls released Monday as Bush tries to bolster his public support on the issue.
Polls suggest public anxiety about Iraq high - 5/24/04 7:00 PM
A majority of Americans have their doubts about President Bush's handling of Iraq, according to polls released Monday as Bush tries to bolster his public support on the issue.
Bush seeks to reassure America, says U.S. will persevere in Iraq, prison will be demolished - 5/24/04 6:57 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Bush sought to reassure Americans Monday night that he has a plan to pull Iraq out of the violence and chaos that have marked the year since he declared an end to major combat. "History is moving, and it will tend toward hope or tend toward tragedy," he said.
Study reveals Army's problems during Iraq invasion - 5/24/04 6:52 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Army's combat forces performed well during the invasion of Iraq, but the service suffered from problems in supply, intelligence and security of rear areas, a new military study of the invasion suggests.
Bush seeks to reassure America he has plan on Iraq, says 'we will persevere' - 5/24/04 6:48 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Bush sought to reassure Americans Monday night that he has a plan to pull Iraq out of the violence and chaos that have marked the year since he declared an end to major combat. "History is moving, and it will tend toward hope or tend toward tragedy," he said.
Bush seeks to reassure America he has plan to halt Iraq violence - 5/24/04 6:36 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Bush sought to reassure Americans Monday night that he has a plan to pull Iraq out of the violence and chaos that have marked the year since he declared an end to major combat. "History is moving, and it will tend toward hope or tend toward tragedy," Bush said.
Two Britons die in roadside bomb near U.S. headquarters as blasts shake central Baghdad - 5/24/04 6:13 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A roadside bomb killed two British civilians traveling in an armored car near coalition headquarters on Monday -- one of a series of blasts that rocked the center of the Iraqi capital.
United States presents new U.N. resolution on Iraq; leaves open degree of Iraqi say in military - 5/24/04 6:04 PM
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- The United States on Monday unveiled its long-awaited post-occupation plans for a sovereign interim government in Iraq and got a generally positive response. But it faced questions about how much say Iraqis will have over U.S.-led forces that will keep the peace.
Lack of security in Iraq is limiting reconstruction work - 5/24/04 5:39 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The insurgency in Iraq is making it more difficult to complete reconstruction projects because some Iraqi workers are staying off the job, a senior U.S. official said Monday.
Iraq taking heavy toll on Bush five months before election - 5/24/04 5:25 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Five months before the election, President Bush confronts a grim picture in Iraq of rising casualties, growing violence, skittish allies and Arab anger.
A daily look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq - 5/24/04 5:25 PM
As of Monday, May 24, 795 U.S. service members have died since the beginning of military operations in Iraq in March 2003, according to the Department of Defense. Of those, 580 died as a result of hostile action and 215 died of non-hostile causes.
U.S. presents more photos to bolster case that it attacked foreign fighters, not Iraqi wedding party - 5/24/04 4:59 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- The U.S. military introduced more photographs Monday to bolster its contention that American aircraft attacked a safehouse for foreign fighters near the Syrian border -- not a wedding party, as claimed by Iraqi survivors and police and suggested by footage from the scene.
Army: Unit investigated in deaths in Afghanistan also was at Abu Ghraib - 5/24/04 4:12 PM
FORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) -- A military intelligence platoon that participated in interrogations at an Afghanistan detention center where two prisoners died also questioned prisoners at Baghdad's Abu Ghraib prison, an Army spokesman said Monday.
Brahimi says interim government will reflect Iraq's "wide diversity" - 5/24/04 4:03 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- U.N. envoy Lakhdar Brahimi says Iraq's transitional government will reflect the country's "wide diversity" and that a proposed consultative chamber to be created in July will have more powers than perviously thought.
Senior Shiite cleric says violence in Iraq's south is making enemies for the United States - 5/24/04 2:53 PM
KARBALA, Iraq (AP) -- A senior Shiite cleric warned Monday that clashes between U.S. troops and the Shiite militia of radical cleric Muqtada al-Sadr could create enemies for America -- even after U.S. troops leave Iraq.
U.S. military: Two killed in roadside bomb near coalition headquarters - 5/24/04 2:16 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A roadside bomb destroyed a civilian car with armor plating Monday near an entrance to the headquarters of the U.S.-led coalition, killing two Britons and injuring two other people.
Lawyers for soldier accused of abusing Iraqis will seek to have confession thrown out - 5/24/04 1:59 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Lawyers for one of the soldiers accused of abusing prisoners in Iraq said Monday they will ask a military judge to throw out her confession, because they contend military investigators pressed her to talk after she had asked for an attorney.
Text of U.N. draft resolution on Iraq proposed by United States and Britain - 5/24/04 1:53 PM
The United States and Britain circulated the following draft U.N. resolution on Iraq to Security Council members Monday. The date in section 5(a)(i) is incomplete, as in the distributed text.
AP Exclusive: Video film of wedding party captures revelers dancing, singing - 5/24/04 1:17 PM
RAMADI, Iraq (AP) -- A videotape obtained by Associated Press Television News captures a wedding party that survivors say U.S. planes later attacked, killing up to 45 people. On Monday, the U.S. military showed photographs to support its own case that the target was a safehouse for foreign fighters.
United States, Britain present new U.N. resolution on Iraq - 5/24/04 11:46 AM
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- The United States and Britain presented a new U.N. resolution Monday that would transfer "governing authority" in Iraq to a sovereign interim government by June 30 and authorize a multinational force to maintain peace with Iraqi consent.
Bush to say he has postwar sovereignty plan for Iraq - 5/24/04 10:58 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Facing political discord over the war in Iraq, President Bush tries to reassure voters Monday that hundreds of Americans have not died in vain, and to tell the world he has a blueprint to create a democratic nation.
U.S. and Britain present new resolution to define post-occupation Iraq - 5/24/04 10:47 AM
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- The United States and Britain presented a new U.N. resolution Monday that would transfer "governing authority" in Iraq to a sovereign interim government by June 30 and authorize a multinational force to maintain peace with Iraq consent.
U.S. military: four killed in explosion near coalition headquarters - 5/24/04 9:55 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- An explosion destroyed a civilian car with armor plating Monday near an entrance to the headquarters of the U.S.-led coalition, killing four people including two British civilians.
United States, Britain to present new U.N. resolution on Iraq - 5/24/04 9:36 AM
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- The United States and Britain are ready to present a key U.N. resolution that will detail the June 30 handover of power to a new Iraqi government and outline how much say Iraqis will have over armed forces in their country.
U.S. military: Four killed in explosion near coalition headquarters - 5/24/04 8:40 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- An explosion destroyed a civilian car with armor plating Monday near an entrance to the headquarters of the U.S.-led coalition, killing four people, the military said. The British Foreign Office said the blast killed two British citizens.
Bush to say he has postwar sovereignty plan for Iraq - 5/24/04 8:12 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Facing political discord over the war in Iraq, President Bush is seeking to reassure voters that hundreds of Americans have not died in vain, and tell the world that he has a blueprint to create a democratic nation.
U.S. military says four killed in explosion near coalition headquarters in Baghdad - 5/24/04 7:22 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- An explosion destroyed a car near an entrance to the headquarters of the U.S.-led coalition in central Baghdad on Monday. The U.S. military said four people died, and an Iraqi policeman said they were foreigners.
United States, Britain to present new U.N. resolution on Iraq - 5/24/04 7:15 AM
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- The United States and Britain are ready to present a long-awaited U.N. resolution on issues raised by the restoration of Iraqi sovereignty on June 30, an American official said.
U.S. general begins review of Afghanistan detention facilities - 5/24/04 6:38 AM
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- An American general has begun his review of secretive U.S. jails in Afghanistan where at least three prisoners died and former detainees say they were abused, the military said Monday.
Explosion near coalition headquarters in central Baghdad - 5/24/04 6:10 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- An explosion was heard Monday in central Baghdad. Smoke rose from a burning car near an entrance to the U.S.-led coalition headquarters, witnesses said. It was unclear if there were casualties.
U.S. troops battle militia in holy city south of Baghdad - 5/24/04 5:32 AM
NAJAF, Iraq (AP) -- Clashes between U.S. forces and fighters loyal to rebel cleric Muqtada al-Sadr overnight in the holy city of Najaf left at least one person dead and 20 injured, a hospital official said Monday.
Even in relative lull, Marines in Iraq confront road bombs and mortar attacks - 5/24/04 1:50 AM
FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) -- As a Humvee sped down a desert road, a voice crackled over the military radio: a Marine combat engineer had been defusing a bomb, planted under a bridge, when the undertow in the murky Euphrates snatched him and swept him away.
Military plans Karbala reconstruction after two weeks of clashes - 5/24/04 1:40 AM
KARBALA, Iraq (AP) -- Fatma Haidar laughed as her father led her toward the clanking sound of the U.S. Army vehicles. After weeks of heavy clashes, U.S. soldiers used the relative peace to walk the streets of Karbala, checking damage and planning how to rebuild schools, the water treatment plant and hospit ...
United States, Britain to present new U.N. resolution on Iraq Monday - 5/24/04 12:22 AM
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- The United States and Britain plan to introduce on Monday a long-awaited U.N. resolution on issues raised by the restoration of Iraqi sovereignty on June 30, an American official said.

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