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Monday  May 31, 2004

Iraqis accuse U.S. officials of meddling, impasse over who becomes president endures - 5/31/04 8:06 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Iraqi Governing Council members accused American officials Monday of pressuring them to accept Washington's choice for Iraq's new president, prompting a delay in the announcement of a new government to take power from the U.S.-led coalition June 30.
A daily look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq - 5/31/04 7:02 PM
As of Friday, May 28, 800 U.S. service members have died since the beginning of military operations in Iraq last year, according to the Defense Department. Of those, 585 died as a result of hostile action and 215 died of non-hostile causes. The department did not provide an update on Monday.
Car bomb rocks Baghdad; Shiite leaders call on Americans to halt patrols - 5/31/04 4:34 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A car bomb exploded Monday near coalition headquarters, killing four people and wounding 25 in violence that U.S. authorities believe was aimed at blocking the coming transfer of power. Four American soldiers were reported killed in other attacks.
Selection of new Iraqi president delayed for 24 hours amid persistent wrangling - 5/31/04 1:56 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Iraq's Governing Council postponed a meeting to select a new Iraqi president by a day Monday, breaking a self-imposed U.N. and coalition deadline to announce a new government by the end of May.
U.S. soldiers clash with Shiite gunmen; four Americans killed over the weekend - 5/31/04 10:56 AM
KUFA, Iraq (AP) -- U.S. troops clashed with Shiite militiamen in the holy city of Kufa for a second day Monday in fighting that killed two Americans. In Baghdad, a car bomb exploded near the headquarters of the U.S. coalition, killing at least two people and injuring more than 20.
U.S. soldiers remember fallen comrades during Memorial Day commemorations in Iraq - 5/31/04 10:28 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- American soldiers remembered their slain comrades during Memorial Day ceremonies across Iraq on Monday, briefly putting aside their own job stresses to honor those who will not be returning home.
Car bomb kills two, injures more than 20 near site where Governing Council chief assassinated - 5/31/04 7:58 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A car bomb exploded Monday near the headquarters of the U.S.-run occupation authority, killing at least two people and injuring more than 20.
U.S. soldiers clash with Shiite gunmen in Najaf - 5/31/04 6:59 AM
KUFA, Iraq (AP) -- U.S. troops clashed with Shiite militiamen in Kufa for a second day Monday in fighting that has killed two Americans soldiers. A strong explosion rocked Baghdad near the green zone headquarters of the U.S. coalition, causing a number of casualties.
Selection of new Iraqi president delayed for 24 hours amid persistent wrangling - 5/31/04 5:22 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Iraq's Governing Council postponed a meeting to select a new Iraqi president by a day Monday, breaking a self-imposed U.N. and coalition deadline to announce a new government by the end of May.
British experts to train Iraqis in human rights law - 5/31/04 5:04 AM
LONDON (AP) -- British law experts are heading an international team that will train Iraqi officials in international human rights standards, a university said Monday.
Two U.S. soldiers die in clashes with Shiite gunmen in Najaf - 5/31/04 4:06 AM
KUFA, Iraq (AP) -- Fighting raged in the Shiite holy city of Kufa early Monday, killing two U.S. soldiers and further eroding a deal to halt clashes with followers of a radical Muslim cleric.
Decision on president postponed - 5/31/04 3:40 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A Governing Council meeting to select a new Iraqi president has been postponed for a day, three officials said Monday, meaning the United Nations and coalition authorities will not meet a self-imposed deadline to announce a new government.
Missouri serviceman's online studying in Iraq is a touch of home an ocean away - 5/31/04 2:26 AM
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Army Spc. Neil Guinn isn't letting his night work repairing Blackhawk helicopters in Iraq ground his college studies back home by day.
Three U.S. soldiers die in separate engagements - 5/31/04 2:21 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Three U.S. soldiers were killed and two others were injured in separate engagements in Iraq, the military said Monday.
Assailants ambush convoy near Iraqi capital; U.S. soldiers clash with Shiite gunmen in Najaf - 5/31/04 12:23 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Assailants ambushed a convoy of Britons on a northern Baghdad highway on Sunday, killing one Iraqi security guard and a bystander, officials and witnesses said. U.S. soldiers came under fire in a Shiite holy city as an agreement to halt fighting there appeared to be unraveling.

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