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Some Headlines Of Today

Saturday  August 28, 2004

Iraqi militants hold 2 French journalists 8/28/2004, 8:56 p.m. PT
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) Islamic militants released a brief tape showing two French journalists kidnapped recently in Iraq and said they were holding the men to protest a French law banning headscarves in schools, according to footage aired Saturday by an Arab TV station.
U.S., Shiites fight in Baghdad; 5 killed 8/28/2004, 7:50 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Shiite militants and U.S. forces battled throughout the Baghdad slum of Sadr City, and a mortar barrage slammed into a busy neighborhood in the capital in a new wave of violence Saturday that killed at least five people and wounded dozens of others.
U.S., Shiites fight in Baghdad; 5 killed 8/28/2004, 6:09 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Shiite militants and U.S. forces battled throughout the Baghdad slum of Sadr City, and a mortar barrage slammed into a busy neighborhood in the capital in a new wave of violence Saturday that killed at least five people and wounded dozens of others.
Iraqi militants hold 2 French journalists 8/28/2004, 4:40 p.m. PT
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) Islamic militants released a brief tape showing two French journalists kidnapped recently in Iraq and said they were holding the men to protest a French law banning headscarves in schools, according to footage aired Saturday by an Arab TV station.
U.S., Shiites fight in Baghdad; 5 killed 8/28/2004, 4:30 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Shiite militants and U.S. forces battled throughout the Baghdad slum of Sadr City, and a mortar barrage slammed into a busy neighborhood in the capital in a new wave of violence Saturday that killed at least five people and wounded dozens of others.
A daily look at U.S. Iraq military deaths 8/28/2004, 4:24 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Friday, Aug. 27, 968 U.S. service members have died since the beginning of military operations in Iraq in March 2003, according to the Defense Department. Of those, 724 died as a result of hostile action and 244 died of non-hostile causes.
Police patrol Najaf, workers clear rubble 8/28/2004, 11:56 a.m. PT
NAJAF, Iraq (AP) The crash of explosions and crackle of gunfire that have torn through Najaf for weeks gave way Saturday to the clangs of shovels clearing the destruction and the wail of police sirens announcing the return of government control to the devastated holy city.
U.S. warplanes, tanks bombard Fallujah 8/28/2004, 11:51 a.m. PT
FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) U.S. warplanes and tanks bombarded targets in Fallujah on Saturday and U.S. forces exchanged gunfire with insurgents on the city's eastern outskirts and the main highway that runs to neighboring Jordan, witnesses said.
Iraqi police fire on U.S. troops in north 8/28/2004, 9:54 a.m. PT
KIRKUK, Iraq (AP) Iraqi police on Saturday mistakenly opened fire on U.S. troops, who returned fire, wounding two policemen, an Iraqi National Guard commander said.
U.S. warplanes, tanks bombard Fallujah 8/28/2004, 9:18 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Shiite militants and U.S. forces battled Saturday in the Baghdad's Sadr City slum and a mortar barrage slammed into a busy eastern neighborhood in a new round of violence in the capital that left five people dead and dozens wounded, officials said.
U.S. warplanes, tanks bombard Fallujah 8/28/2004, 9:04 a.m. PT
FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) U.S. warplanes and tanks bombarded targets in the volatile city of Fallujah on Saturday, witnesses said.
Turkish truck driver, Iraqi found dead 8/28/2004, 7:50 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Police found the bodies of a slain Turkish truck driver and an Iraqi man on a highway in northern Iraq, a Turkish diplomat said Saturday.
Oil pipeline burns east of Iraqi capital 8/28/2004, 6:48 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Rebels blew up a pipeline inside an oilfield in southern Iraq in the latest in a series of attacks on the country's oil infrastructure that has cut exports from the key southern oil fields in half, officials said Saturday.
New wave of violence in Iraq kills five 8/28/2004, 2:42 a.m. PT
NAJAF, Iraq (AP) War-weary Iraqis returned to devastated offices and shops in the holy city of Najaf on Saturday after three weeks of clashes as U.S. forces monitored a fragile cease-fire, but violence persisted in Baghdad, killing at least five people.
U.S. battles militants in Baghdad slum 8/28/2004, 2:31 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) U.S. and Iraqi forces clashed with militants loyal to rebel Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr in Iraq's capital on Saturday, officials and witnesses said. In a separate incident, guerrillas fired a barrage of mortar rounds into an area near eastern Baghdad, killing two civilians and wounding six others.
Guerrillas fire mortars near Baghdad 8/28/2004, 2:28 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Guerrillas fired a barrage of mortar rounds into an area near eastern Baghdad on Saturday, killing two civilians and wounding six others, officials said.

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