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Monday  June 14, 2004

Iraqi prime minister says U.S. to hand over Saddam in two weeks - 6/14/04 8:51 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- The United States will hand over Saddam Hussein and all other detainees to Iraq's new government over the next two weeks as sovereignty is restored, the interim prime minister said Monday.
Purported letter from militant leader to bin Laden says Iraqi fighters squeezed by coalition - 6/14/04 8:31 PM
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) -- A leader of militants in Iraq has purportedly written to Osama bin Laden saying his fighters are being squeezed by U.S.-led coalition troops, according to a statement posted Monday on Islamic Web sites.
Pentagon's outside investigation interviews top defense intel official - 6/14/04 8:27 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Defense Secretary Donald H. Rumsfeld's panel investigating prisoner abuse interviewed the Pentagon's top civilian intelligence official Monday and more than a half dozen other senior defense officials and active duty personnel in Iraq.
Crowds scream `Down with USA,' dance and celebrate as Baghdad car bomb kills five Westerners - 6/14/04 6:56 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A car bomb shattered a convoy of Westerners in Baghdad Monday, killing at least 13 people, including three General Electric workers and two bodyguards. Crowds rejoiced over the attack, dancing around a charred body and shouting "Down with the USA!"
Arab TV station broadcasts purported video by militants showing Lebanese hostage in Iraq - 6/14/04 6:20 PM
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) -- A video issued in the name of an Islamic militant group showed a Lebanese hostage in Iraq pleading for his government to secure his release. The video was broadcast Monday on the pan-Arab satellite channel Al-Arabiya.
Red Cross says Saddam can be held for trial even as most Iraqi POWs are released - 6/14/04 5:42 PM
GENEVA (AP) -- Saddam Hussein can be held for trial even though most Iraqi prisoners of war are entitled to immediate release at the end of the U.S. occupation of Iraq, the Red Cross said Monday.
A daily look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq - 6/14/04 5:25 PM
As of Monday, June 14, 826 U.S. service members have died since the beginning of military operations in Iraq last year, according to the Defense Department. Of those, 608 died as a result of hostile action and 218 died of non-hostile causes.
Arab TV station broadcasts purported video by militants showing Lebanese hostage in Iraq - 6/14/04 5:04 PM
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) -- A video issued in the name of an Islamic militant group shows a Lebanese hostage in Iraq pleading for his government to secure his release. The tape was broadcast Monday on the pan-Arab satellite channel Al-Arabiya.
Red Cross says Saddam can be held for trial even as most Iraqi POWs are released - 6/14/04 5:03 PM
GENEVA (AP) -- Saddam Hussein can be held for trial even though most Iraqi prisoners of war are entitled to immediate release at the end of the U.S. occupation of Iraq, the Red Cross said Monday.
Arab TV station broadcasts purported video by militants showing Lebanese hostage in Iraq - 6/14/04 4:48 PM
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) -- A video issued in the name of an Islamic militant group shows a Lebanese hostage in Iraq pleading for his government to secure his release. The tape was broadcast Monday on the pan-Arab satellite channel Al-Arabiya.
Arab TV station broadcasts purported video by militants showing Lebanese hostage in Iraq - 6/14/04 4:39 PM
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) -- A video issued in the name of an Islamic militant group shows a Lebanese hostage in Iraq pleading for his government to secure his release. The tape was broadcast Monday on the pan-Arab satellite channel Al-Arabiya.
Al-Arabiya broadcasts purported video by Iraqi militants showing Lebanese hostage - 6/14/04 4:31 PM
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) -- A video issued in the name of an Islamic militant group shows a Lebanese hostage in Iraq pleading for his government to secure his release.
Crowds scream `Down with USA,' dance and celebrate as Baghdad car bomb kills five Westerners - 6/14/04 3:56 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A car bomb shattered a convoy of Westerners in Baghdad Monday, killing at least 13 people, including three General Electric workers and two bodyguards. Crowds rejoiced over the attack, dancing around a charred body and shouting "Down with the USA!"
Detainees leave notorious prison with harsh words for Americans - 6/14/04 3:41 PM
ABU GHRAIB, Iraq (AP) -- "God willing, you too will be out soon," a youth shouted Monday as he waved goodbye to men standing behind the razor wire before boarding a bus to take him away from Abu Ghraib prison -- and on to freedom.
Contractors pitted against rebels in high-stakes battle to restore Iraq's electricity - 6/14/04 3:06 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- The deadly car bombing of a convoy of General Electric contractors Monday dramatizes the dangerous challenge the United States faces as it struggles to revive Iraq's beleaguered power supply.
Red Cross says Saddam can be held for trial even as most Iraqi POWs are released - 6/14/04 2:13 PM
GENEVA (AP) -- Saddam Hussein should be held for trial even though most Iraqi prisoners of war are entitled to immediate release at the end of the U.S. occupation of Iraq, the Red Cross said Monday.
Red Cross says Saddam can be held for trial even as most Iraqi POWs are released - 6/14/04 12:51 PM
GENEVA (AP) -- Saddam Hussein should be held for trial even though most Iraqi prisoners of war are entitled to immediate release at the end of the U.S. occupation of Iraq, the Red Cross said Monday.
Four British soliders to face courts-martial for Iraqi prisoner abuse - 6/14/04 12:38 PM
LONDON (AP) -- Four British soldiers from the Royal Regiment of Fusiliers will face courts-martial on charges of abusing prisoners in Iraq, Attorney General Lord Goldsmith said Monday.
British defense minister makes a surprise visit to Basra - 6/14/04 12:18 PM
BASRA, Iraq (AP) -- Britain's defense minister made a surprise visit to this southern Iraqi city Monday and pledged to work closely with Iraqi officials to improve security coordination before the June 30 handover of power.
Car bomb kills 13 in Baghdad, including one American and four other foreigners - 6/14/04 12:17 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A car bomb tore through a convoy Monday in central Baghdad, killing 13 people, including an American and four other foreigners working to rebuild Iraq's power plants. A crowd gathered, shouting "Down with the USA!" and dancing around a charred body.
Iraqi orphans to vacation in Poland at military and charity expense - 6/14/04 11:58 AM
WARSAW, Poland (AP) -- Twenty children who lost their parents in fighting in Iraq will travel to Poland later this month for a vacation sponsored by the Polish military and a charity, an official said Monday.
Four British soldiers to face courts-martial for Iraqi prisoner abuse - 6/14/04 11:48 AM
LONDON (AP) -- Four British soldiers will face courts-martial on charges of abusing prisoners in Iraq, Attorney General Lord Goldsmith said Monday.
Attackers kill five Kurdish army recruits in Iraq - 6/14/04 10:58 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Attackers killed five Kurdish army recruits in central Iraq, and police returned the victims' remains to their families Monday, officials said.
Iraqi boy released from hospital after eye operation - 6/14/04 10:54 AM
TOKYO (AP) -- A 10-year-old Iraqi boy was discharged from a Japanese hospital Monday after doctors operated to restore sight to his battle-injured eye -- medical treatment that was promised to him by a journalist who later was killed.
Red Cross spokeswoman says Saddam must be formally charged - 6/14/04 10:21 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Coalition authorities must file charges against Saddam Hussein or let him go when sovereignty is transferred to the Iraqi government June 30, the spokeswoman for the International Committee of the Red Cross said Monday.
Suicide car bomber kills a dozen people in Baghdad - 6/14/04 10:10 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A car bomb tore through a convoy Monday in central Baghdad, killing at least 12 people, including an American and four other foreigners working to rebuild Iraq's power plants. A crowd gathered, shouting "Down with the USA!" and dancing around a charred body.
Three GE workers, two subcontractors killed in Baghdad car bombing - 6/14/04 9:25 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Three General Electric employees and two security contractors were killed Monday in a fiery car bombing in central Baghdad, a company spokeswoman said.
Suicide car bomber kills a dozen people in Baghdad - 6/14/04 8:52 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A car bomb tore through a convoy Monday in central Baghdad, killing at least 12 people, including an American and four other foreigners working to rebuild Iraq's power plants. A crowd gathered, shouting "Down with the USA!" and dancing around a charred body.
Suicide car bomber kills a dozen people in Baghdad; another Iraqi official assassinated - 6/14/04 7:57 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A car bomb tore through a convoy Monday in central Baghdad, killing at least three foreigners working to rebuild Iraq's power plants. A crowd gathered, shouting "Down with the USA!" and dancing around a charred body.
IMF chief says Iraq debt forgiveness is up to creditors - 6/14/04 7:40 AM
MADRID, Spain (AP) -- A top International Monetary Fund official said Monday a decision on forgiving Iraq's estimated $120 billion debt was up to its creditors, not the IMF.
U.S. military releases prisoners from Abu Ghraib - 6/14/04 7:18 AM
ABU GHRAIB, Iraq (AP) -- The U.S. military released hundreds of prisoners Monday from the prison at the center of the scandal over U.S. abuse of Iraqi detainees.
Allawi says five foreigners working in power sector among the dead from car bombing - 6/14/04 4:35 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Prime Minister Iyad Allawi said Monday that five foreigners working in Iraq's power sector were among those killed in the car bombing in central Baghdad. Three other foreigners were seriously injured, he said.
Car bombs explode Iraqi capital and in town to the southeast, at least 16 reported dead and dozens wounded - 6/14/04 4:05 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A car bomb exploded at rush hour Monday along a busy street in the center of Baghdad, destroying three civilian sport utility vehicles -- the kind favored by Western contractors. An Iraqi civil defense official said at least 12 people had been killed and dozens injured.
Coalition authorities will retain up to 5,000 prisoners after the transfer of power - 6/14/04 2:35 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- As many as 1,400 detainees will either be released or transferred to Iraqi authorities by the June 30 handover of power, the U.S. military said Sunday.
Car bomb explodes near Tahrir Square in central Baghdad - 6/14/04 2:26 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A car bomb exploded during rush hour Monday along one of central Baghdad's most heavily trafficked streets, killing at least 12 people. Angry Iraqis shouted "down with the USA" and set fire to an American flag.
U.S. officials warn of increasing violence in Iraq as political transfer nears - 6/14/04 2:14 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Alarmed by the assassination of two Iraqi officials, Bush administration officials are warning of increasing violence as the June 30 transfer of political power nears.
In Iraq, one Marine nearly loses his life on his birthday - 6/14/04 1:20 AM
CAMP MERCURY, Iraq (AP) -- If nothing else, 2nd Lt. Chuck Anklam's 28th birthday will be memorable. It was nearly the day he died.

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