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Saturday  June 19, 2004

A daily look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq - 6/19/04 6:50 PM
As of Friday, June 18, 831 U.S. service members have died since the beginning of military operations in Iraq last year, according to the Defense Department. Of those, 612 died as a result of hostile action and 219 died of non-hostile causes. The department did not provide an update on Saturday.
Last Lebanese hostage released by Iraqi kidnappers - 6/19/04 6:27 PM
BEIRUT, Lebanon (AP) -- Iraqi kidnappers on Saturday released the last of five Lebanese hostages taken captive in that country, a Foreign Ministry official said.
Interim Iraqi prime minister says saboteurs targeting oil infrastructure 'will be defeated' - 6/19/04 5:22 PM
MUSAYYIB, Iraq (AP) -- Attacks on Iraq's oil infrastructure likely will continue, but the perpetrators eventually "will be defeated," the country's new interim prime minister said Saturday
U.S. airstrike on suspected al-Zarqawi hideout in Fallujah kills at least 16 - 6/19/04 4:26 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- The U.S. military stepped up its campaign against militant leader Abu Musab al-Zarqawi, launching an airstrike Saturday that pulverized a suspected hideout in Fallujah. At least 16 people were killed and several houses in the residential neighborhood were wrecked.
U.S. strike on suspected al-Zarqawi hideout in Fallujah kill at least 16 - 6/19/04 3:21 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- The U.S. military stepped up its campaign against militant leader Abu Musab al-Zarqawi, launching an airstrike Saturday that pulverised a suspected hideout in Fallujah. At least 16 people were killed and several houses in the residential neighborhood were wrecked.
Visiting American senators warn of `difficult road ahead' in Iraq, call for stepped up aid - 6/19/04 1:22 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Three U.S. senators met with interim Prime Minister Iyad Allawi on Saturday and later called on the world's nations to do more to help Iraq in the tough times ahead.
Despite the best of intentions, three-month-old baby dies in Iraq - 6/19/04 1:04 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A three-month old Iraqi baby who prompted an outpouring of sympathy around the world after he was photographed lying emaciated in an undersupplied Iraqi hospital has died, doctors said Saturday.
Afghan official counters claim that heart attack killed prisoner in CIA case - 6/19/04 12:35 PM
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- Days after a former CIA contractor was charged in the death of an Afghan in U.S. custody, an regional official Saturday cast doubt on a defense lawyer's claim that the prisoner died of a heart attack.
Patriotism, sense of duty bind WWII veteran, Army son killed in Iraq - 6/19/04 12:29 PM
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) -- Esequiel Perez never bragged about his service in World War II -- if anything, the soft-spoken veteran downplayed his role.
For U.S. commander, open mind, apology, respect bring calm to one of Iraq's toughest districts - 6/19/04 12:21 PM
ABU GHRAIB, Iraq (AP) -- Lt. Col. Tim Ryan tried the carrot, and he tried the stick to put down insurgents fighting U.S. troops in his region west of Baghdad. In the end, he found what worked best is a little respect.
U.S. plane attacks neighborhood in restive city of Fallujah, at least 16 killed - 6/19/04 11:30 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A U.S. military plane fired missiles Saturday into a residential neighborhood in Fallujah, killing at least 16 people and leveling houses there, police and residents said. A U.S. official said the target was a hideout of Abu Musab al-Zarqawi's terror network.
Afghan official backs off suggestion that heart attack killed prisoner in CIA case - 6/19/04 10:29 AM
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- An Afghan official on Saturday backed away from a governor's statement a year ago that a heart attack killed an Afghan detainee at the center of abuse charges brought against a former CIA contractor.
U.S. plane attacks neighborhood in restive city of Fallujah, at least 20 killed - 6/19/04 8:40 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A U.S. military plane fired missiles Saturday into a residential neighborhood in Fallujah, killing at least 20 people and leveling houses in the restive Sunni Muslim city, police and residents said.
Fallujah residents say U.S. plane attacked neighborhood in restive city west of Baghdad - 6/19/04 8:21 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A U.S. military plane fired missiles Saturday into a residential neighborhood in Fallujah, killing at least 20 people and leveling houses in the restive Sunni Muslim city, police and residents said.
Fallujah police chief says a U.S. plane shoots two missiles into a residential neighborhood - 6/19/04 7:52 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- An American military plane shot two missiles Saturday into a poor neighborhood in the restive Sunni city of Fallujah, causing casualties, the city's police chief said.
Iraq to impose visa requirements after sovereignty transfer next month - 6/19/04 7:28 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- In a bid to bolster security, all foreigners visiting Iraq after the interim government assumes power July 1 will require visas, an Interior Ministry official said Saturday.
U.S. troops clash with insurgents for fourth day - 6/19/04 5:37 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- U.S. troops fought insurgents for a fourth straight day Saturday in a Sunni Muslim area north of Baghdad. At least six Iraqis and one U.S. soldier have been killed in the clashes, military officials and witnesses said.
U.S. troops clash with insurgents for third day - 6/19/04 4:34 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- U.S. troops fought insurgents for a third straight day Saturday in an area north of Baghdad, wounding two American soldiers, U.S. military officials and witnesses said.
Lawyer for CIA contractor says Afghan detainee died from heart attack - 6/19/04 3:24 AM
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- An Afghan detainee allegedly beaten with a flashlight by a former CIA contractor died from a heart attack, according to a lawyer for the accused man.

The Above Headlines were gathered from various news sites.

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