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Some Headlines Of Today

Saturday  June 5, 2004

Powell says Iraqi prime minister details security arrangement to U.N. - 6/5/04 11:22 PM
PARIS (AP) -- Secretary of State Colin Powell said Saturday that Iraq's new prime minister has written a detailed letter to members of the U.N. Security Council spelling out the relationship between the new Iraq interim government and U.S.-led military forces.
A daily look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq - 6/5/04 8:02 PM
As of Friday, June 4, 813 U.S. service members have died since the beginning of military operations in Iraq in March 2003, according to the Defense Department. Of those, 596 died as a result of hostile action and 217 died of non-hostile causes.
Roadside bomb kills two U.S. soldiers in Baghdad; tensions ease in Najaf and Kufa after agreement - 6/5/04 4:08 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A roadside bomb killed two American soldiers and wounded two in a series of attacks Saturday against occupation forces and their Iraqi allies, while tensions eased in the Shiite holy cities of Najaf and Kufa just weeks ahead of the transfer of sovereignty to the new Iraqi government.
Roadside bomb kills U.S. soldier in Baghdad; tensions ease in Najaf and Kufa after agreement - 6/5/04 3:04 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A roadside bomb killed an American soldier and wounded three in a series of attacks Saturday against occupation forces and their Iraqi allies, while tensions eased in the Shiite holy cities of Najaf and Kufa just weeks ahead of the transfer of sovereignty to the new Iraqi government.
Allawi says U.S. will hand over detainees, including Saddam after sovereignty - 6/5/04 2:48 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- The United States will hand over all Iraqi detainees including Saddam Hussein to the new Iraqi government after it assumes sovereignty at the end of this month, the new prime minister said in an interview Saturday with Associated Press Television News.
As expanding Europe goes to the polls in mega-election, Iraq looms large - 6/5/04 1:57 PM
BRUSSELS, Belgium (AP) -- Iraq has emerged as an important issue in this week's historic pan-European election, with Britain's Tony Blair and others expecting a nasty backlash for supporting the war, and leaders of Spain and Germany hoping to be rewarded for opposing it.
Cheap gas from the war? Only for Iraqis, not Americans - 6/5/04 1:10 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- While Americans are shelling out record prices for fuel, Iraqis pay only about 5 cents a gallon for gasoline -- a benefit of hundreds of millions of dollars subsidies bankrolled by American taxpayers.
Powell says Iraqi prime minister details security arrangement to U.N. - 6/5/04 9:46 AM
PARIS (AP) -- Secretary of State Colin Powell said Saturday that Iraq's new prime minister has written a detailed letter to members of the U.N. Security Council spelling out the relationship between the new Iraq interim government and U.S.-led military forces.
Roadside bomb kills U.S. soldier - 6/5/04 9:18 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A roadside bomb killed an American soldier and wounded three others Saturday in the second fatal attack on U.S. troops in the capital in as many days. Iraq's new leader called for a halt to attacks on foreign troops, saying their rapid withdrawal would be a "major disaster."
Iraq's new president says the sooner elections can be held the better - 6/5/04 7:51 AM
BERLIN (AP) -- Iraq's new president said in remarks published Saturday that free elections were needed as soon as possible so that the country does not become a U.S. "puppet."
Former U.S. chief inspector rules out finding weapons of mass destruction stockpiles in Iraq - 6/5/04 7:00 AM
LONDON (AP) -- No stockpiles of weapons of mass destruction will be found in Iraq, and coalition leaders were wrong in their assessment of Saddam Hussein's arsenal, the former chief U.S. weapons inspector said Saturday.
Brother of man who turned in Saddam's sons slain in Mosul - 6/5/04 6:55 AM
MOSUL, Iraq (AP) -- Gunmen killed the brother of the man who told the U.S. Army where to find Saddam Hussein's sons, witnesses and hospital officials said Saturday.
Relatives fear for Turkish driver who was taken hostage in Iraq - 6/5/04 4:25 AM
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) -- Like hundreds of impoverished Turks, Bulent Yanik went to Iraq to make a little money and better the lives of the loved ones he left behind. Now his family just hopes he will come back alive.
Explosion kills one U.S. soldier, wounds three as attacks continue in Baghdad - 6/5/04 4:04 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A roadside bomb killed one U.S. soldier and wounded three others Saturday in an explosion near the Ministry of the Interior, the U.S. military said.
U.S. troops and Shiite militants agree to withdraw from holy cities, Iraqi official says - 6/5/04 3:13 AM
NAJAF, Iraq (AP) -- The U.S. military and Shiite militia loyal to a radical cleric agreed Friday to withdraw from areas around holy shrines south of Baghdad and turn over security to Iraqi police in a bid to end two months of fighting as the U.S.-led occupation draws to a close, an Iraqi official said.
Explosion rocks Iraqi capital - 6/5/04 3:10 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A roadside bomb killed one U.S. soldier and injured three others Saturday in an explosion near the Ministry of the Interior, the U.S. military said.
AP Interview: Iraqi foreign minister says coalition must consult new government on major military action - 6/5/04 2:35 AM
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- Iraq's foreign minister says the U.S.-led coalition force must consult the new interim government on major military action to avoid mistakes like attempting to launch simultaneous offensives against both Sunni and Shiite insurgents.

The Above Headlines were gathered from various news sites.

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