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Thursday  July 15, 2004

Car bomb kills 10 Iraqis; headless body found in Tigris River - 7/15/04 7:11 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Attackers detonated a car bomb near police and government buildings in the western city of Haditha on Thursday, killing 10 Iraqis. A decapitated body in an orange jumpsuit was found in the Tigris River in northern Iraq, the military said.
A daily look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq - 7/15/04 6:28 PM
As of Thursday, July 15, 885 U.S. service members have died since the beginning of military operations in Iraq in March 2003, according to the Defense Department. Of those, 653 died as a result of hostile action and 232 died of non-hostile causes.
Iraq auditing report criticizes financial controls - 7/15/04 6:12 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- An audit of Iraq's oil revenues revealed a lack of adequate financial controls and an inability to get information on large non-competitive contracts, including one awarded to Halliburton, the board established to monitor Iraq finances reported Thursday.
AP Interview: Premier expects insurgents to hit hard - 7/15/04 6:11 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Iraq's interim prime minister said Thursday he expects insurgents to strike harder in the coming weeks and announced the creation of an intelligence service designed to combat terrorism.
Intelligence report: Jordanian radical seeded Baghdad with sleeper cells ready to attack U.S. forces - 7/15/04 5:15 PM
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) -- British intelligence received reports ahead of the Iraq war saying Jordanian militant Abu Musab al-Zarqawi seeded Baghdad with "sleeper cells" to attack U.S.-led forces, and that he may have received chemical and biological weapons from northern Iraq.
Exports on northern pipeline halted after attack - 7/15/04 4:29 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Saboteurs attacked two oil pipelines Thursday, halting exports to Turkey, hours after insurgents assassinated a guard with the state oil company in a renewed spate of attacks on Iraq's crucial industry.
Car bomb kills 10 Iraqis; headless body found in Tigris River - 7/15/04 3:57 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Attackers detonated a car bomb near police and government buildings in the western city of Haditha on Thursday, killing 10 Iraqis. The military said a decapitated body in an orange jumpsuit was found in the Tigris River in northern Iraq.
Marine who vanished in Iraq arrives at base near U.S. capital - 7/15/04 3:57 PM
QUANTICO, Va. (AP) -- A U.S. Marine who disappeared in Iraq and turned up in Lebanon three weeks later arrived at a Marine Corps base south of Washington, D.C., on Thursday after six days of evaluation in a U.S. military hospital in Germany, a military official said.
Lawmakers want Bremer to testify on prisoner abuse - 7/15/04 3:31 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- More cases of possible mistreatment of Iraqi prisoners have come to Congress' attention and need investigation by the Pentagon, the chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee said Thursday.
Car bomb kills 10 Iraqis; prime minister announces new security service to fight insurgents - 7/15/04 2:57 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Attackers detonated a car bomb near police and government buildings in the western city of Haditha on Thursday, killing 10 Iraqis, while the prime minister said he would create a new security service geared toward halting the insurgency.
Headless body in orange jumpsuit found in Tigris River - 7/15/04 2:56 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A decapitated body in an orange jumpsuit was discovered in the Tigris River in northern Iraq, the U.S. military said Thursday, raising fears that it belonged to a Bulgarian hostage killed the day before.
U.S. Marine who vanished in Iraq leaves Germany, arrives in United States - 7/15/04 2:26 PM
DOVER, Del. (AP) -- A U.S. Marine who disappeared in Iraq and turned up in Lebanon three weeks later was brought to the United States on Thursday after six days of evaluation in a U.S. military hospital in Germany, a military official said.
Decapitated body in orange jumpsuit found in Tigris River north of Baghdad - 7/15/04 2:09 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A decapitated body in an orange jumpsuit was discovered in the Tigris River north of Baghdad, the U.S. military said Thursday.
As bloodshed takes toll on U.S.-led coalition, Iraq asks Muslim nations to help - 7/15/04 1:59 PM
VIENNA, Austria (AP) -- A bloody spate of suicide bombings, hostage-takings and beheadings in Iraq has rocked the U.S.-led coalition, prompting the Philippines to pull out its tiny contingent and anxious people elsewhere to demand their troops come home.
Decapitated body in orange jumpsuit found in Tigris River, U.S. military says - 7/15/04 1:54 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A decapitated body in an orange jumpsuit was discovered in the Tigris River north of Baghdad, the U.S. military said Thursday.
Thousands of Iraqis mourn slain provincial governor - 7/15/04 12:46 PM
MOSUL, Iraq (AP) -- Wailing and beating their chests, thousands of Iraqis on Thursday mourned the assassination of Gov. Osama Youssef Kashmoula, a university professor who briefly became one of the country's most powerful men.
Lawmakers pursue prisoner abuse issue, extent of wrongdoing - 7/15/04 12:17 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The U.S. military's prisoner abuse scandal is coming to the fore again as lawmakers press still unanswered questions on the extent of the wrongdoing and whom to hold accountable.
Gunmen target vehicle belonging to Iraqi foreign minister - 7/15/04 11:39 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Gunmen opened fire Thursday on a car belonging to Iraq's foreign minister, killing one official and wounding two others, an Iraqi National Guard official said. Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari was not in the vehicle at the time.
Car bomb attack in Iraq kills 10 - 7/15/04 11:10 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Attackers detonated a car bomb near police and government buildings in the western city of Haditha on Thursday, killing 10 Iraqis, while the prime minister said he would create a new security service geared toward halting the insurgency.
Militant group said it will release Filipino when last Filipino soldier leaves the country - 7/15/04 10:43 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- The militant group holding a Filipino truck driver hostage said they would release him when the last Filipino soldier leaves Iraq, which should take place by the end of the month, according to a statement read Thursday on Al-Jazeera.
Militant group says it will release Filipino hostage when last soldier from Philippines leaves Iraq - 7/15/04 10:11 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A Filipino truck driver being held hostage in Iraq said he was coming home soon and thanked his government for agreeing to withdraw peacekeepers from the country, according to video shown Thursday on al-Jazeera.
Malaysia unlikely to send troops to Iraq, but will urge other Islamic nations to do so - 7/15/04 9:54 AM
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) -- Malaysia's prime minister said Thursday his country probably won't send troops to Iraq, but he will urge other Islamic countries to do so.
Filipino hostage thanks president for agreeing to pull out troops - 7/15/04 9:30 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A Filipino truck driver being held hostage in Iraq said he was coming home soon and thanked his government for agreeing to withdraw peacekeepers from the country, according to a video shown Thursday on Al-Jazeera.
Filipino hostage thanks president for agreeing to pull out troops - 7/15/04 9:20 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A Filipino truck driver being held hostage in Iraq said Thursday that he was coming home soon and thanked his government for agreeing to withdraw its peacekeepers from the country, according to a video broadcast by Al-Jazeera.
Car bomb attack in Iraq kills 10 - 7/15/04 9:08 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Attackers detonated a car bomb near police and government buildings in the western city of Haditha on Thursday, killing 10 Iraqis, while the prime minister said he would create a new security service geared toward halting the insurgency.
Intelligence agencies said al-Zarqawi setting up sleeper cells in Baghdad before the Iraq war to attack U.S. occupation - 7/15/04 9:02 AM
LONDON (AP) -- Jordanian militant Abu Musab al-Zarqawi set up "sleeper cells" in Baghdad before the Iraq war to attack American forces occupying the country, according to a British intelligence report.
Malaysia unlikely to send troops to Iraq, but will urge other Islamic nations to do so - 7/15/04 8:00 AM
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) -- Malaysia's prime minister said Thursday his country probably won't send troops to Iraq now that U.S. occupying powers have handed over sovereignty, but would likely send a medical team instead.
Iraq will form new security service to tackle insurgents - 7/15/04 7:57 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Iraq's government will create a new security service specifically geared toward tackling the nearly 15-month-old insurgency in the country, Prime Minister Iyad Allawi said Thursday.
Iraq will form new security service to tackle insurgents, prime minister says - 7/15/04 7:44 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Iraq's government will create a new security service specifically geared toward tackling the nearly 15-month-old insurgency in the country, Prime Minister Iyad Allawi said Thursday.
Car bomb attack in Iraq kills 10 in latest Iraq violence - 7/15/04 7:17 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Attackers detonated a car bomb near police and government buildings in the western city of Haditha on Thursday, killing 10 Iraqis, in a second day of violence that underscored just how little regard insurgents have for the new government.
Iraqi oil pipelines sabotaged - 7/15/04 6:30 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Saboteurs drilled holes into a key southern pipeline in Iraq, causing pools of oil to spill on either side of the line, police said Thursday.
New suicide bombing in Iraq, another thwarted in second day of violence - 7/15/04 5:56 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A car bomb exploded near a police station in the western Iraqi city of Haditha on Thursday, killing 10 people in a second day of violence that highlighted insurgents' disregard for the country's interim government.
Pa. neighbors defend Army specialist accused of abusing Abu Ghraib prisoners in Iraq - 7/15/04 5:30 AM
HYNDMAN, Pa. (AP) -- Two months after he was sentenced to prison, Spc. Jeremy Sivits' neighbors will not accept that he is to blame for the role he played in the abuse of prisoners at Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq.
Car bomb explodes in western Iraq - 7/15/04 5:16 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A car bomb exploded near police and government buildings in the western city of Haditha on Thursday, killing 10 people and wounding 27, authorities said.
Postwar Iraq, clergy-ruled Iran in struggle over world Shiite leadership - 7/15/04 4:37 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- For centuries, enmity between Arabs and Persians has shaped much of the Middle East -- from the Arab conquests of the 7th century to the Iraq-Iran war of the 1980s.
Idaho soldiers told to use approved `themes' with media - 7/15/04 4:11 AM
BOISE, Idaho (AP) -- The Idaho National Guard has told soldiers to use five approved "themes" when talking to the media, including support for war in Iraq and confidence in the superiority of American troops.
Key southern oil pipeline attacked - 7/15/04 4:03 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Saboteurs drilled holes into a key southern pipeline in Iraq, causing pools of oil to spill on either side of the line, police said.
Car bomb explodes in western Iraq, killing three - 7/15/04 3:50 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A car bomb exploded near police and government buildings in the western Iraqi city of Haditha on Thursday, killing three police officers, authorities said.
Blair, cleared again over Iraq intelligence, faces judgment by voters - 7/15/04 3:39 AM
LONDON (AP) -- Prime Minister Tony Blair says the case is settled: a new intelligence review that clears his government of intentionally exaggerating the threat posed by Iraq shows his government joined the war against Saddam Hussein in good faith.
Car bomb explodes in western Iraq - 7/15/04 2:47 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A car bomb exploded near police and government buildings in the western city of Haditha on Thursday, witnesses said.
Postwar Iraq, clergy-ruled Iran in struggle over world Shiite leadership - 7/15/04 2:13 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- For centuries, enmity between Arabs and Persians has shaped much of the Middle East -- from the Arab conquests of the 7th century to the Iraq-Iran war of the 1980s.
Blair, cleared again over Iraq intelligence, faces judgment by voters - 7/15/04 1:53 AM
LONDON (AP) -- Prime Minister Tony Blair says the case is settled: a new intelligence review that clears his government of intentionally exaggerating the threat posed by Iraq shows his government joined the war against Saddam Hussein in good faith.
Lawmakers pursue prisoner abuse issue, extent of wrongdoing - 7/15/04 1:53 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The U.S. military's prisoner abuse scandal is coming to the fore again as lawmakers press still unanswered questions on the extent of the wrongdoing and whom to hold accountable.
Two soldiers killed in traffic accident in northern Iraq - 7/15/04 1:48 AM
MOSUL, Iraq (AP) -- A U.S. military vehicle swerved off a road to avoid a truck and rolled down an embankment in northern Iraq, killing two U.S. soldiers and injuring two, the U.S. military said in a statement Thursday.

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