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Sunday  August 8, 2004

Car bomb explosion in Iraq kills two 8/8/2004, 10:36 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Insurgents detonated a car bomb northeast of the Iraqi capital on Monday, in an apparent attempt to assassinate a deputy governor, police said. Two people were killed.
One U.S. Marine killed in action Iraq 8/8/2004, 10:12 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A U.S. Marine was killed in action in western Iraq, the military said Monday.
Iran diplomat reportedly kidnapped in Iraq 8/8/2004, 8:45 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Militants in Iraq said Sunday they took a top Iranian diplomat hostage, according to a video shown on the Arab-language Al-Arabiya television station.
Allawi visits embattled city of Najaf as government restores capital punishment - 8/8/04 7:31 PM
NAJAF, Iraq (AP) -- Protected by about 100 guards, Iraq's interim Prime Minister Ayad Allawi visited the war-shattered city of Najaf on Sunday, calling on Shiite militants to lay down their weapons after days of fierce clashes with U.S. forces.
Iraq issues arrest warrants for prominent Iraqi politicians - 8/8/04 6:39 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Iraq has issued arrest warrants for Ahmad Chalabi, a former Governing Council member with strong U.S. ties, on counterfeiting charges, and for his nephew Salem Chalabi -- head of the tribunal trying Saddam Hussein -- on murder charges, Iraq's chief investigating judge said Sunday.
A daily look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq - 8/8/04 5:16 PM
As of Friday, Aug. 6, 922 U.S. service members have died since the beginning of military operations in Iraq in March 2003, according to the Defense Department. Of those, 685 died as a result of hostile action and 237 died of non-hostile causes. The department did not provide an update over the weekend.
Iraq issues arrest warrants for Ahmad Chalabi and his nephew - 8/8/04 2:52 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Iraq has issued an arrest warrant for Ahmad Chalabi, a former governing council member, on counterfeiting charges and another for Salem Chalabi, the head of Iraq's special tribunal, on murder charges, Iraq's chief investigating judge said Sunday.
Explosions hit Iraqi capital, casualties reported - 8/8/04 2:21 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Six explosions boomed across central Baghdad on Sunday, sending plumes of smoke into the air and wounding at least 11 people, a hospital official said.
Iraqi prime minister asks fighters in Najaf to put down weapons, government reinstates death penalty - 8/8/04 12:16 PM
NAJAF, Iraq (AP) -- Protected by 100 guards, Iraq's interim Prime Minister Ayad Allawi visited the war-shattered city of Najaf on Sunday, calling on Shiite militants to lay down their weapons after days of fierce clashes with U.S. forces.
Explosions heard in Iraqi capital - 8/8/04 12:00 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Four explosions boomed across central Baghdad on Sunday, sending plumes smoke into the air.
Militants claim to have kidnapped Iranian diplomat; Iran says it is investigating report - 8/8/04 11:34 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Militants in Iraq said Sunday they took a top Iranian diplomat hostage, according to a video shown on the Arab-language Al-Arabiya television station.
Militants claim to have kidnapped Iranian diplomat - 8/8/04 8:31 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Militants in Iraq said Sunday they had taken a top Iranian diplomat hostage, according to video shown on the Arab-language Al-Arabiya television station.
Iraq reinstates capital punishment for people guilty of murder - 8/8/04 8:09 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Iraq reinstated capital punishment for people guilty of murder, endangering national security and distributing drugs, the government announced Sunday, saying the death penalty was necessary to help put down the country's persistent insurgency.
Iraq reinstates capital punishment - 8/8/04 7:54 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Iraq reinstated on Sunday its capital punishment law for people guilty of murder, endangering national security and distributing drugs, the government announced.
Iraqi prime minister visits Najaf, asks fighters to put down weapons - 8/8/04 6:09 AM
NAJAF, Iraq (AP) -- Protected by 100 guards, Iraq's interim Prime Minister Ayad Allawi made a brief, unannounced visit to the war-shattered city of Najaf on Sunday, calling on militants to lay down their weapons after days of fierce clashes with U.S. forces.
U.S. soldier dies in non-combat related incident, military says - 8/8/04 4:16 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- The U.S. military is investigating the death of an American soldier deployed in Iraq who died in "a non-combat related incident," U.S. command said Sunday.
Danish troops clash with militants in southern Iraq, police say - 8/8/04 4:10 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Danish troops clashed with Shiite insurgents in southern Iraq on Sunday in fighting that left at least two militants dead and seven injured, police said.
Eminent Australians condemn government over Iraq war - 8/8/04 2:06 AM
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) -- Former defense chiefs and diplomats condemned Australia's involvement in the Iraq war Sunday in a major blow to Prime Minister John Howard's re-election prospects.

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