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Tuesday  June 1, 2004

Key points of proposed U.N. resolution on Iraq - 6/1/04 11:45 PM
Key new points in a revised U.N. draft resolution on Iraq that was introduced by the United States and Britain
Revised Iraq resolution would end mandate for multinational force by January 2006 - 6/1/04 11:01 PM
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- The United States and Britain circulated a revised resolution on post-occupation Iraq Tuesday that would give the new interim government control over the Iraqi army and police and end the mandate for the multinational force by January 2006 at the latest.
Revised text of U.N. draft resolution on Iraq proposed by United States and Britain - 6/1/04 9:59 PM
The United States and Britain circulated the following revised draft U.N. resolution on Iraq to Security Council members Monday
AP Exclusive: Army noted Geneva Conventions violations in Iraq prisons last fall - 6/1/04 9:34 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- An Army general who visited Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq last fall complained that the military was violating international war standards by incarcerating common criminals along with insurgents captured in attacks against U.S.-led forces.
A daily look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq - 6/1/04 9:07 PM
As of Tuesday, June 1, 806 U.S. service members have died since the beginning of military operations in Iraq last year, according to the Defense Department. Of those, 589 died as a result of hostile action and 217 died of non-hostile causes.
Bush lowers expectations of other countries sending troops to Iraq - 6/1/04 8:32 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Iraq's new leaders "are not America's puppets," the White House declared Tuesday while President Bush scaled down hopes that other countries would send sizable numbers of troops to help U.S. soldiers fight rising violence.
Prime Minister blames own defense department for not informing him of prisoner abuse - 6/1/04 8:09 PM
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) -- Australian Prime Minister John Howard on Tuesday blamed his own defense department for misinforming him about the Iraqi prisoner abuse scandal and denied lying to the public or misleading Parliament.
Iraq, U.S. break deadlock over president, giving tribal Sunni leader figurehead job - 6/1/04 7:25 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Iraqi officials prevailed in their choice for president over the candidate favored by the United States, allowing a U.N. envoy Tuesday to appoint an interim government reflecting Iraq's religious and cultural diversity to rule after the return of sovereignty June 30.
U.S. and Britain circulate revised Iraq resolution that calls for multinational force to leave by January 2006 - 6/1/04 7:00 PM
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- The United States and Britain circulated a revised resolution on post-occupation Iraq Tuesday that would give the new interim government control over the Iraqi army and police and end the mandate for the multinational force by January 2006 at the latest.
Two Poles, five others abducted near Baghdad, Polish company says - 6/1/04 4:47 PM
WARSAW, Poland (AP) -- Two Polish construction workers were abducted Tuesday near Baghdad, along with three security guards and two other aides, a spokesman for their company said.
Bombs kill 14 Iraqis, wound dozens, including two Americans as new government named - 6/1/04 3:39 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Bombs rocked Baghdad and a U.S. base in northern Iraq on Tuesday, killing at least 14 Iraqis and wounding dozens of people, including two American soldiers. Militants loyal to a radical Shiite cleric clashed with U.S. forces in Baghdad and a Shiite holy city to the south.
Annan says choosing interim Iraqi government wasn't perfect but U.N. met its goals - 6/1/04 3:08 PM
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- Secretary-General Kofi Annan said Tuesday the process of choosing an Iraqi interim government wasn't perfect but the United Nations did "exactly what we set out to do."
Two Poles abducted near Baghdad, Polish army says - 6/1/04 2:48 PM
WARSAW, Poland (AP) -- Two Polish construction workers were abducted Tuesday near Baghdad, a Polish army spokesman said.
More U.S. Marines to arrive in Kuwait for Iraq duty in July - 6/1/04 2:11 PM
CAMP ARIFJAN, Kuwait (AP) -- In a rapid-fire deployment, about 5,000 U.S. Marines will arrive this month and travel to Iraq in July, the military said Tuesday.
Iraq costs are $119.4 billion and rising; lawmakers ponder how money might have been spent - 6/1/04 2:11 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Even by Washington standards, the $119.4 billion that President Bush and Congress have provided for the first two years of the war in Iraq is real money.
What the government's Iraq money could do at home - 6/1/04 2:11 PM
Congress and President Bush have so far provided $119.4 billion for the war in Iraq. Here are examples of what else that money could buy.
Sunni Governing Council chief named new Iraqi president after U.S.-backed candidate refuses - 6/1/04 2:10 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A powerful Sunni Muslim tribal leader and critic of the U.S.-led occupation was named president of Iraq's incoming government Tuesday, after Iraqi leaders rejected the Americans' preferred candidate for the post.
Najaf governor says U.S. authorities propose 72-hour withdrawal for militia - 6/1/04 1:38 PM
NAJAF, Iraq (AP) -- U.S.-led coalition authorities have proposed that a radical Shiite cleric's militia withdraw from Najaf over a 72-hour period, the governor of the holy Shiite city said Tuesday.
More U.S. Marines to arrive in Kuwait for Iraq duty in July - 6/1/04 1:26 PM
CAMP ARIFJAN, Kuwait (AP) -- In a rapid-fire deployment, about 10,000 U.S. Marines will arrive this month and travel to Iraq in July, the U.S. military said Tuesday.
Jordan urges closer cooperation to stop smuggling of Iraqi treasures - 6/1/04 1:10 PM
AMMAN, Jordan (AP) -- The looting of ancient Iraqi artifacts was the crime of the century, the chief of Jordanian Customs said in a speech Tuesday, and he called on countries neighboring Iraq to do more to curb trafficking in thousands of missing treasures.
U.S. forces pull out of town in Sunni Triangle - 6/1/04 12:14 PM
KHALIDYAH, Iraq (AP) -- Thousands of Iraqis cheered and threw stones Tuesday as U.S. Marines handed over positions in this tense Sunni Triangle town to an Iraqi civil defense force.
Bush welcomes new Iraqi government, but says violence could increase - 6/1/04 12:13 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Bush on Tuesday welcomed the formation of a new Iraqi interim government, saying it brings that country "one step closer" to democracy.
Najaf governor says U.S. authorities propose 72-hour withdrawal for Shiite militia - 6/1/04 12:00 PM
NAJAF, Iraq (AP) -- The U.S.-led coalition authorities in Iraq proposed a radical Shiite cleric's militia withdraw from Najaf over a 72-hour period, the governor of the holy Shiite city said Tuesday.
Sunni Governing Council chief named new Iraqi president after U.S.-backed candidate refuses - 6/1/04 11:53 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A powerful Sunni Muslim tribal leader and critic of the U.S.-led occupation was named president of Iraq's incoming government Tuesday, after Iraqi leaders rejected the Americans' preferred candidate for the post.
Annan says process wasn't perfect but U.N. mission was accomplished - 6/1/04 11:52 AM
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- Secretary-General Kofi Annan said Tuesday the process of choosing an Iraqi interim government wasn't perfect but the United Nations did "exactly what we set out to do."
Bush administration welcomes new Iraqi government - 6/1/04 11:13 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Bush administration on Tuesday welcomed the formation of a new Iraqi interim government and suggested it would help ease the way for winning support for a U.N. resolution seeking to set the stage for stability in Iraq.
Sunni Governing Council chief named new Iraqi president after U.S.-backed candidate refuses - 6/1/04 10:48 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A powerful Sunni Muslim tribal leader and critic of the U.S.-led occupation was named president of Iraq's incoming government Tuesday, after Iraqi leaders rejected the Americans' preferred candidate for the post.
Bush administration welcomes new Iraqi government - 6/1/04 10:32 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Bush administration on Tuesday welcomed the formation of a new Iraqi interim government and suggested it would help ease the way for winning support for a U.N. resolution seeking to set the stage for stability in Iraq.
U.S. general says details of investigation into abuse at Afghan jails will remain classified - 6/1/04 10:31 AM
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- The top U.S. general in Afghanistan on Tuesday promised "rapid action" on an internal review of Afghan jails where at least three prisoners have died, but said details of techniques used there will remain classified.
Najaf governor says U.S. authorities propose 72-hour withdrawal Shiite militia - 6/1/04 10:05 AM
NAJAF, Iraq (AP) -- U.S. authorities have proposed that a radical Shiite cleric's militia withdraw from Najaf over a 72-hour period, the governor of the holy Shiite city said Tuesday.
Jordan urges closer cooperation to stop smuggling of Iraqi treasures - 6/1/04 10:00 AM
AMMAN, Jordan (AP) -- The looting of ancient Iraqi artifacts was the crime of the century, the chief of Jordanian Customs said in a speech Tuesday.
U.S. Marine killed in action in western Iraq - 6/1/04 9:53 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A U.S. Marine assigned to 1st Marine Expeditionary Force has been killed in action in western Iraq, the military said Tuesday.
New Iraqi prime minister says Iraq needs coalition help to defeat enemies - 6/1/04 9:33 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- New Iraqi Prime Minister Iyad Allawi said Tuesday that Iraq needs help from U.S. and other multinational forces to help defeat "the enemies of Iraq,"
Fatal car bomb explodes in central Baghdad; roadside blast in northern Iraq - 6/1/04 8:50 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Bombs exploded Tuesday in central Baghdad and near a U.S. military base in the northern city of Beiji. killing at least 14 people as authorities in the capital announced the shape of a new government that will take control at month's end.
In face of differing views over U.N. resolution, Bush calls German chancellor - 6/1/04 7:58 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Facing resistance from key countries, President Bush is trying to line up support for a U.N. resolution seeking to set the stage for stability in Iraq.
Germany optimistic on Iraq resolution, but firm on providing no troops - 6/1/04 7:29 AM
BERLIN (AP) -- Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder told President Bush that Germany will "work constructively" on a U.N. resolution paving the way for an Iraqi government, a senior government official said Tuesday.
U.S. hails new Iraqi government, says coalition remains sovereign until June 30, security talks soon - 6/1/04 7:27 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A senior Bush administration official Tuesday hailed the appointment of a new Iraqi government and said the Coalition Provisional Authority would remain sovereign until June 30 to help the new leadership phase in.
Thumbnails of new members of Iraq's interim government - 6/1/04 7:14 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Key members of Iraq's interim government were named Tuesday. Here is a look at several of them.
List of Iraqi Cabinet members announced by prime minister-designate - 6/1/04 6:43 AM
Here is the list of Iraqi ministries and the Cabinet members who will lead them, announced Tuesday by the prime minister-designate, Iyad Allawi:
Car bomb rocks Kurdish party's office in Baghdad as Iraqi interim president named - 6/1/04 6:37 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A car bomb exploded Tuesday outside the Baghdad office of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan, located near headquarters of the U.S.-run coalition. Arab language television stations reported that about 10 people died in the blast.
Explosions heard in central Baghdad, smoke seen rising from green zone - 6/1/04 6:18 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A car bomb exploded Tuesday in central Baghdad outside the offices of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan, which is located just outside the green zone headquarters of the U.S.-run coalition.
Car bomb explodes at the gates of U.S. base - 6/1/04 6:05 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A car bomb exploded near the U.S. military base in northern Iraq on Tuesday.
Soldiers, relatives at Fort Bragg rally behind Iraq deployment despite losses, scandal - 6/1/04 5:53 AM
FORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) -- The 82nd Airborne Division has spent the better part of the last two years deployed in Afghanistan and Iraq, losing 39 soldiers to combat deaths.
Sunni Governing Council chief named as Iraq's new president after U.S.-backed candidate turns post down - 6/1/04 4:15 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- The Sunni Muslim head of the Governing Council was chosen as Iraq's new president Tuesday after America's preferred candidate, former Foreign Minister Adnan Pachachi, turned down the post.
Pachachi reportedly named president but turns down the post - 6/1/04 4:05 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- The Sunni Muslim head of the Iraqi Governing Council was chosen as Iraq's new president Tuesday after Washington's preferred candidate, former Foreign Minister Adnan Pachachi, turned down the post, council members and officials said.
Explosion heard in central Baghdad, smoke seen rising from green zone - 6/1/04 3:49 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- An explosion was heard Tuesday in central Baghdad, and smoke was seen rising from the green zone headquarters of the U.S.-run coalition.
Sunni head of Governing Council named as Iraq's new president after U.S.-backed candidate turns post down - 6/1/04 3:44 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- The Sunni Muslim head of the Iraqi Governing Council was chosen as Iraq's new president Tuesday after the American's preferred candidate, former Foreign Minister Adnan Pachachi, turned down the post, council members and officials said.
Iraqis accuse U.S. officials of meddling, impasse over who becomes president endures - 6/1/04 3:04 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- With the Iraqis and Americans deadlocked over the choice for president, Governing Council members and others said the U.S.-run coalition would submit a third name Tuesday to break the deadlock blocking announcement of a new government to take power at the end of the month.

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