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Some Headlines Of Today

Tuesday  August 10, 2004

Syria becoming haven for Iraqi Christians 8/10/2004, 11:44 p.m. PT
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) A banner draped across a wall of a Damascus church commemorated a long-ago massacre in neighboring Iraq, but hundreds of worshippers praying below worried about more recent violence that is driving Iraqi Christians from their homeland.
Official from top Shiite faction killed 8/10/2004, 11:32 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Gunmen killed the head of a regional office of one of Iraq's largest Shiite parties in a drive-by shooting south of the capital, police
U.S. demands Najaf militants end fighting 8/10/2004, 5:18 p.m. PT
NAJAF, Iraq (AP) U.S. forces adopted a new tactic Tuesday in their sixth day of battles in this city south of the capital, sending patrols armed with loudspeakers into the streets to demand that militants loyal to a radical cleric drop their arms and leave Najaf immediately or face death.
U.S. demands Najaf militants end fighting 8/10/2004, 4:50 p.m. PT
NAJAF, Iraq (AP) U.S. forces adopted a new tactic Tuesday in their sixth day of battles in this city south of the capital, sending patrols armed with loudspeakers into the streets to demand that militants loyal to a radical cleric drop their arms and leave Najaf immediately or face death.
List of foreigners taken hostage in Iraq 8/10/2004, 3:07 p.m. PT
(AP) Insurgents in Iraq have kidnapped more than 80 people in their campaign to drive out coalition forces and hamper reconstruction
A look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq 8/10/2004, 3:01 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Tuesday, Aug. 10, 928 U.S. service members have died since the beginning of military operations in Iraq in March 2003, according to the Defense Department. Of those, 690 died as a result of hostile action and 238 died of non-hostile causes.
Chalabi's party told to evacuate HQ 8/10/2004, 1:41 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The Iraqi government told officials of Ahmad Chalabi's Iraqi National Congress on Tuesday to evacuate their headquarters in a government building in Baghdad within 24 hours, a party official said, claiming the order was politically motivated.
Danes protest capital punishment in Iraq 8/10/2004, 9:34 a.m. PT
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) In a potential rift, Danish troops in Iraq have stopped handing over prisoners to British commanding forces because the Iraqi government reinstated capital punishment, the Defense Ministry said Tuesday.
Iraq set to resume normal oil production 8/10/2004, 8:15 a.m. PT
LONDON (AP) Iraq has enough oil available in storage tanks to continue exporting crude until production in its vast southern oil fields returns to normal, possibly within one or two days, an Iraqi oil official said Tuesday.
Lebanese hostage freed after week in Iraq 8/10/2004, 6:30 a.m. PT
BEIRUT, Lebanon (AP) A Lebanese businessman was freed Tuesday after about a week in captivity in Iraq, his father said.
U.S. troops battle insurgents in Najaf 8/10/2004, 6:21 a.m. PT
NAJAF, Iraq (AP) U.S. tanks pushed into Najaf's vast cemetery-turned-battlefield Tuesday as helicopter gunships fired on Shiite militiamen hiding there. American patrols with loudspeakers went through the city, warning militants to leave or face death.
U.S. troops battle insurgents in Najaf 8/10/2004, 4:42 a.m. PT
NAJAF, Iraq (AP) U.S. troops and insurgents clashed Tuesday in a sprawling cemetery in the holy city of Najaf, as American forces drove through the city's streets calling on militants to give up their arms.
Lebanese hostage freed in Iraq 8/10/2004, 3:54 a.m. PT
BEIRUT, Lebanon (AP) A Lebanese businessman was freed Tuesday after about one week in captivity in Iraq, his father said.
Soldiers in prison abuse case face hearing 8/10/2004, 3:36 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Four of the seven soldiers charged with abusing Iraqi prisoners at Abu Ghraib prison in Baghdad will face a pretrial hearing in a U.S. military tribunal in Germany this month, the military said Tuesday.
Iraqis: Corruption still exists in Iraq 8/10/2004, 3:20 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Siham Kadhim leaves her gold jewelry at home when she goes to a government office these days; she doesn't want to tempt the clerks looking for more than just an application fee to process her paperwork.

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