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Tuesday  June 15, 2004

A daily look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq - 6/15/04 8:55 PM
As of Tuesday, June 15, 827 U.S. service members have died since the beginning of military operations in Iraq last year, according to the Defense Department. Of those, 609 died as a result of hostile action and 218 died of non-hostile causes.
U.S. poll of Iraqis finds widespread anger at prison abuse, worry about safety - 6/15/04 6:47 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A poll of Iraqis commissioned by the U.S.-governing authority has provided the Bush administration a stark picture of anti-American sentiment -- more than half of Iraqis believe they would be safer if U.S. troops simply left.
Al-Zarqawi's group claims responsibility for car bombing of General Electric staff in Baghdad - 6/15/04 4:23 PM
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) -- A militant group allied to al-Qaida has claimed responsibility for the car bomb attack on a convoy in Baghdad that killed 13 people, including three General Electric Co. employees, according to an Internet statement issued in the group's name.
U.S. forces to pour half a billion dollars into Baghdad to undercut insurgent support - 6/15/04 2:30 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- U.S. troops battling guerrillas in Iraq's capital will pour half a billion dollars into infrastructure projects over the next three months in a bid to win over residents and undercut insurgent support, the Americans' commander said Tuesday.
Car bomb explodes near coalition base south of Baghdad - 6/15/04 1:29 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A car bomb exploded Tuesday outside a coalition base south of Baghdad, killing one Iraqi and wounding a second, the U.S. military said.
Kidnappers in Iraq allow Turkish hostage to call home, two other Turks reported missing - 6/15/04 1:17 PM
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) -- Kidnappers in Iraq allowed a Turkish hostage Tuesday to telephone his family to tell them he would be held until Turkish officials contacted the kidnappers, his family said. Two other Turks were reported missing in Iraq.
Clarification: Iraq-Al-Zarqawi story - 6/15/04 1:16 PM
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) -- In a June 14 story, The Associated Press reported that Islamic Web sites posted the text of a letter purportedly to Osama bin Laden from the leader of militants in Iraq saying his fighters were being squeezed by U.S.-led coalition troops.
Iraq hopes to file charges against Saddam before handover; convoy attacked in Baghdad - 6/15/04 12:13 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Iraqi authorities hope to file criminal charges against Saddam Hussein and others in the former regime before the June 30 transfer of sovereignty to the new government, a senior official said Tuesday.
Explosions on Iraqi pipelines in south cut Iraqi oil exports - 6/15/04 11:21 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Explosions ripped through two pipelines Tuesday in southern Iraq, cutting oil exports from the south by more than half, the Iraqi South Oil Co. said. Officials blamed Saddam Hussein loyalists and al-Qaida for the attacks.
Explosions on Iraqi pipelines in south cut Iraqi oil exports - 6/15/04 11:00 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Explosions ripped through two pipelines Tuesday in southern Iraq, cutting oil exports from the south by half, the Iraqi South Oil Co. said. Officials blamed Saddam Hussein loyalists and al-Qaida for the attacks.
Iraq hopes to file charges against Saddam before handover; convoy attacked in Baghdad - 6/15/04 10:52 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Iraqi authorities hope to file criminal charges against Saddam Hussein and others in the former regime before the June 30 transfer of sovereignty to the new government, a senior official said Tuesday.
Attackers open fire on coalition contractors near Baghdad - 6/15/04 10:40 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Attackers opened fire Tuesday on a three-vehicle convoy of foreign contractors, killing some of them, a U.S. military spokesman said.
Funeral held for six Shiite drivers - 6/15/04 10:35 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Dozens of angry Shiites accused Fallujah police Tuesday of handing over Shiite truck drivers to Sunni extremists who slaughtered them after they sought refuge at a police station. Iraqi authorities denied the charge.
Iraq's interim president says U.S. eager to hand over Saddam - 6/15/04 9:40 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- President Bush is eager to hand over Saddam Hussein, but Iraq must have adequate security guarantees in place before it can take custody of him, Iraq's interim president said Tuesday.
Two explosions on Iraqi pipelines in south cut oil exports - 6/15/04 9:30 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Two explosions on pipelines in southern Iraq cut oil exports from the south by half, the Iraqi South Oil Co. said Tuesday.
Funeral held for six Shiite drivers - 6/15/04 9:24 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Dozens of angry Shiites accused Fallujah police Tuesday of handing over Shiite truck drivers to Sunni extremists who slaughtered them after they sought refuge at a police station. Iraqi authorities denied the charge.
Abu Ghraib general says she's being made a scapegoat - 6/15/04 9:23 AM
LONDON (AP) -- The American general who was in charge of Iraq's Abu Ghraib prison claimed she was being made a scapegoat for the abuse of detainees, and said her successor once told her that prisoners should be treated "like dogs."
Iraq's interim president says the United States is eager to hand over Saddam Hussein - 6/15/04 8:57 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- President Bush is eager to hand over Saddam Hussein, but Iraq must have adequate security guarantees in place before the government can take custody of him, Iraq's interim president said Tuesday.
Abu Ghraib general says she's being made a scapegoat - 6/15/04 8:16 AM
LONDON (AP) -- The American general who was in charge of Iraq's Abu Ghraib prison claimed she was being made a scapegoat for the abuse of detainees, and said her successor once told her that prisoners should be treated "like dogs."
Prime minister says Iraq wants United States to hand over Saddam by end of month - 6/15/04 5:27 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- The new Iraqi government wants custody of Saddam Hussein and all other prisoners by the time sovereignty is handed over at the end of this month, the interim prime minister said.

The Above Headlines were gathered from various news sites.

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