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Sunday  June 27, 2004

Militants threaten to behead two hostages, one a U.S. Marine - 6/27/04 11:52 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Arab television broadcast videotape Sunday of two men taken hostage by militants, one described as a U.S. Marine lured from his base and the other a Pakistani driver for an American contractor. Insurgents threatened to behead them both.
Reports say billions of dollars of Iraqi money unaccounted for - 6/27/04 9:55 PM
LONDON (AP) -- Billions of dollars belonging to Iraq is not accounted for by the Coalition Provisional Authority, which was given responsibility by the United Nations for the country's finances, British lawmakers and aid activists said Monday.
Militants threaten to behead two hostages, one a U.S. Marine - 6/27/04 7:53 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Arab television broadcast videotape Sunday of two men taken hostage by militants, one described as a U.S. Marine lured from his base and the other a Pakistani driver for an American contractor. Insurgents threatened to behead them both.
U.S. military confirms a Marine missing for a week, unsure if he's a hostage - 6/27/04 7:17 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A Marine has been missing from his unit in Iraq for nearly a week but it is unclear whether he has been taken hostage, the U.S. command said Monday.
A daily look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq - 6/27/04 6:27 PM
As of Friday, June 25, 848 U.S. service members have died since the beginning of military operations in Iraq last year, according to the Defense Department. Of those, 627 died as a result of hostile action and 221 died of non-hostile causes. The department did not provide an update over the weekend.
American plane comes under fire outside Baghdad as militants threaten to behead new Pakistani hostage - 6/27/04 5:06 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Arab television broadcast videotape Sunday of two hostages said to be of Pakistani origin, one of them a blindfolded U.S. Marine militants claimed to have lured from his base and taken captive. Insurgents threatened to behead them both.
Al-Jazeera broadcasts tape of purported U.S. Marine held hostage in Iraq - 6/27/04 4:31 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- An Arab satellite TV network broadcast a videotape Sunday showing a blindfolded man in military fatigues and said he was a U.S. Marine taken hostage in Iraq.
Al-Jazeera broadcasts tape of what it said was US Marine held hostage in Iraq - 6/27/04 4:17 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- An Arab satellite TV network broadcast a videotape Sunday showing a blindfolded man in military uniform it said was a U.S. Marine taken hostage in Iraq.
POLITICAL NOTEBOOK: Dean says most Americans now oppose Iraq war - 6/27/04 3:22 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Howard Dean sounded like he had been vindicated on Sunday when he noted that most Americans now agree that the United States should not have invaded Iraq. It was a position that fueled his campaign for the Democratic presidential nomination, and earned Dean much criticism in the process.
Rice says Iraq will use former members of Saddam's army in new security forces - 6/27/04 3:06 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Iraq's new government plans to use former members of Saddam Hussein's army in the security forces after the transfer of political control from the U.S.-led coalition, President Bush's national security adviser said Sunday.
Insurgents threaten to kill Pakistani hostage - 6/27/04 2:51 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Insurgents threatened Sunday to behead a Pakistani hostage if American forces do not release some prisoners being held at Abu Ghraib and elsewhere in Iraq within the next three days.
Ending Saddam's tyranny not enough for Iraqis to love America - 6/27/04 2:34 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- The irony is enormous. More than 200,000 American forces topple one of the world's most hated and tyrannical dictators. In short order, however, the liberators are seen as the occupiers -- targeted and reviled by many of the people they came to free.
Iraqi prime minister says Saddam may be handed over by next weekend - 6/27/04 1:51 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- The United States will transfer legal custody of Saddam Hussein to the new Iraqi government perhaps as early as next weekend, Prime Minister Iyad Allawi said Sunday.
Turkey rejects kidnappers' demands in Iraq; shooting of U.S. military plane kills one person - 6/27/04 1:18 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Turkey rejected on Sunday the demands of Islamic militants who are threatening to behead three of its kidnapped citizens during a visit by President Bush to Turkey. Insurgents hit a U.S. military transport plane with gunfire after it took off, killing one person.
One U.S. soldier killed in rocket attack on outskirts of Baghdad - 6/27/04 1:10 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A U.S. soldier was killed Sunday in a rocket attack on the outskirts of Baghdad, the U.S. military said.
Transport aircraft hit by small arms fire; at least one person killed - 6/27/04 11:47 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A U.S. Air Force C-130 transport plane was hit by small arms fire after taking off Sunday from Baghdad, killing at least one person and forcing the plane to return to the airport, U.S. officials said.
Transport aircraft hit by small arms fire; at least one person wounded - 6/27/04 11:37 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A U.S. Air Force C-130 transport plane was hit by small arms fire after taking off Sunday from Baghdad, wounding at least one person and forcing the plane to return to the airport, U.S. officials said.
Rice says Iraq will use former members of Saddam's army in new security forces - 6/27/04 11:00 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Iraq's new government plans to use former members of Saddam Hussein's army in the security forces after the transfer of political control from the U.S.-led coalition, President Bush's national security adviser said Sunday.
Turkey rejects kidnappers' demands in Iraq - 6/27/04 9:42 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Turkey rejected on Sunday the demands of Islamic militants who are threatening to behead three of its kidnapped citizens during a visit by President Bush to Turkey. A bombing south of Baghdad killed more than 20 people.
U.S. working to free Turkish hostages held by militants in Iraq - 6/27/04 8:55 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The United States is doing all it can to locate and free three Turkish nationals kidnapped by terrorists in Iraq who are threatening to cut off their heads, Secretary of State Colin Powell said Sunday.
Turkey says no bargaining with terrorists over Turkish hostages - 6/27/04 8:37 AM
ISTANBUL, Turkey (AP) -- Turkey's defense minister said Sunday that Turkey will not negotiate with Islamic militants in Iraq who are threatening to behead three Turkish hostages, reports said.
Rumsfeld says no immediate plans to send more troops to Iraq - 6/27/04 8:11 AM
LONDON (AP) -- Defense Secretary Donald H. Rumsfeld said Sunday that the United States has no immediate plans to send more troops to Iraq.
Al-Zarqawi's groups threatens to behead three Turks - 6/27/04 7:20 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Militants loyal to suspected al-Qaida terrorist Abu Musab al-Zarqawi threatened to behead three Turkish hostages, fanning tensions as President Bush visited Turkey. A bombing south of Baghdad killed more than 20 people.
Blasts heard in Baghdad, smoke rising from the area of the Green Zone - 6/27/04 3:54 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Explosions rocked central Baghdad on Sunday and smoke could be seen rising from the area of the U.S.-controlled Green Zone.
Al-Zarqawi's groups threatens to behead three Turks - 6/27/04 3:53 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Militants loyal to suspected al-Qaida terrorist Abu Musab al-Zarqawi threatened to behead three Turkish hostages, fanning tensions as President Bush visited Turkey. The death toll rose to 40 in an explosion south of Baghdad.
Death toll rises to 40 in attack in Hillah - 6/27/04 1:33 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Explosions that rocked the center of the predominantly Shiite Muslim city of Hillah killed 40 people and injured 22, the military said Sunday.

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