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Thursday  June 10, 2004

Leaders reach no agreement on Iraqi debt forgiveness - 6/10/04 9:09 PM
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) -- Leaders of rich nations made little progress this week towards a final deal on whether to forgive much of Iraq's foreign debt.
A daily look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq - 6/10/04 8:22 PM
As of Thursday, June 10, 825 U.S. service members have died since the beginning of military operations in Iraq last year, according to the Defense Department. Of those, 607 died as a result of hostile action and 218 died of non-hostile causes.
The president sidesteps a question about whether torture is ever justified - 6/10/04 8:12 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Bush said Thursday he ordered U.S. officials to follow the law while interrogating suspected terrorists, but he sidestepped an opportunity to denounce the use of torture.
Insurgents in headscarves display four Turkish contractors still held hostage - 6/10/04 6:19 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Gunmen claiming to belong to a Jihadist group displayed four Turks from among seven Turkish contractors they kidnapped in Iraq, demanding that Turkish companies end all business here and pull staff out of the country.
Bush says Saddam's pistol now U.S. property - 6/10/04 6:01 PM
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) -- President Bush will give Iraq's new leaders full sovereignty, billions in rebuilding aid and the protection of 138,000 U.S. troops. But it doesn't sound like they'll be getting Saddam Hussein's pistol anytime soon.
AP Interview: U.S. military's new Iraq mission means less combat - 6/10/04 4:56 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- The U.S. military will consult Iraq's interim leaders before engaging in future offensives and is shifting its priorities from fighting guerrillas to training Iraqi troops and protecting Iraq's fragile new government, the U.S. general who heads military operations said Thursday.
Bush says he doesn't recall seeing memo on conditions of torture - 6/10/04 4:24 PM
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) -- Addressing advice the White House got suggesting torture might be allowed for some terrorist interrogations, President Bush said Thursday he ordered U.S. officials to act consistent with law and international treaties.
Shiite gunmen raid Najaf police station; prime minister says foreigners attacking infrastructure - 6/10/04 4:10 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Shiite gunmen loyal to radical cleric Muqtada al-Sadr ransacked an Iraqi police station Thursday in the holy city of Najaf, threatening a truce that had held for nearly a week. U.S. troops refused to intervene in the fighting, in which six Iraqis died.
Pole rescued from captivity in Iraq returns home with tale of his kidnapping - 6/10/04 3:50 PM
WARSAW, Poland (AP) -- Blinking through the blinding dust kicked up by helicopter rotors, Jerzy Kos saw soldiers bursting through the iron door of the house where he was held captive in Iraq. Then, he recalled Thursday, they reassured him: "Don't worry, we are Americans."
Shiite gunmen raid Najaf police station; prime minister says foreign fighters attacking infrastructure - 6/10/04 3:35 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Shiite gunmen loyal to radical cleric Muqtada al-Sadr ransacked an Iraqi police station Thursday in the holy city of Najaf, threatening a truce that had held for nearly a week. U.S. troops refused to intervene in the fighting, in which six Iraqis died.
General overseeing prisoner abuse investigation asks to be removed - 6/10/04 1:05 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The general in charge of U.S. forces in Iraq has asked to be removed from overseeing the investigation into alleged abuses at Abu Ghraib prison, a move that would allow him to be interviewed in connection with the case.
Gunmen raid police station in Najaf; U.S. military officials plan to scale down operations - 6/10/04 11:46 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Shiite gunmen raided an Iraqi police station in the holy city of Najaf and held it for two hours Thursday in the first outbreak of fighting since an agreement to end weeks of clashes between U.S. troops and militia forces. Six Iraqis were killed and 29 were injured, including eight ch ...

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Polish businessman rescued from captivity in Iraq returns home - 6/10/04 11:04 AM
WARSAW, Poland (AP) -- A rescued Polish hostage said Thursday that U.S. soldiers burst through a steel door to the house where he and others were held captive in Iraq, then assured them: "Don't worry, we are Americans."
Gunmen take control of police station in Najaf; U.S. military officials plan downscaling of operations - 6/10/04 10:34 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Shiite gunmen attacked and held an Iraqi police station in the Shiite holy city of Najaf for two hours Thursday in the first outbreak of fighting since an agreement to end weeks of bloody clashes between U.S. troops and militia forces. Six Iraqis were killed and 29 were injured, inclu ...
Gunmen take police station in Najaf; U.S. military plans to scale down operations - 6/10/04 10:29 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Shiite gunmen seized a police station in the holy city of Najaf and held it for two hours Thursday in the first outbreak of fighting since an agreement to end weeks of bloody clashes between U.S. troops and militia forces. Four Iraqis were killed and 13 were injured, hospital and mili ...
Insurgents in headscarves display four Turkish contractors still held hostage - 6/10/04 9:14 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Gunmen claiming to belong to a militant Muslim group displayed four men believed to be part of a group of seven Turkish contractors kidnapped in Iraq.
Foreign fighters target Iraqi oil industry - 6/10/04 8:51 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Iraq's new interim prime minister charged Thursday that foreign fighters had targeted the country's infrastructure, attacking oil pipelines and electrical grids in an attempt to undercut authorities preparing for sovereignty.
Gunmen take control of police station in Najaf; U.S. military officials plan downscaling of operations - 6/10/04 6:07 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Shiite gunmen seized a police station Thursday in Najaf in the first outbreak of fighting since an agreement to end weeks of bloody clashes between U.S. troops and militia forces. Four Iraqis were killed and 13 were injured, hospital and militia officials said.
Human rights groups file racketeering lawsuit over Iraq abuses - 6/10/04 5:40 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- An unusual racketeering lawsuit filed by human rights lawyers accuses U.S. civilian contractors at the Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq of conspiring to execute, rape and torture prisoners to boost corporate profits from military payments.
Gunmen attack police station in Najaf; Kurdish leaders protest U.N. resolution - 6/10/04 4:08 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Shiite militiamen and Iraqi authorities fought for control of the police headquarters in the holy city of Najaf on Thursday in the first skirmishes since a recent agreement to end weeks of bloody clashes. Four Iraqis were killed and 13 were injured, hospital and militia officials said ...
Gunmen attack police station in Najaf; Kurdish leaders protest U.N. resolution that ignored their demands - 6/10/04 3:09 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Shiite militiamen and Iraqi authorities fought for control of the police headquarters in this holy city on Thursday in the first skirmishes since an agreement last week to end weeks of bloody clashes. Two Iraqis were killed and 13 were injured, hospital officials said.

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