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Monday  August 30, 2004

Attacks halt oil exports from south Iraq 8/30/2004, 7:17 p.m. PT
BASRA, Iraq (AP) Senior Iraqi oil officials said Monday that crude exports from the southern port of Basra were halted and would be delayed for perhaps a week because of attacks on pipelines.
A look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq 8/30/2004, 4:28 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Monday, Aug. 30, 974 U.S. service members have died since the beginning of military operations in Iraq in March 2003, according to the Defense Department. Of those, 729 died as a result of hostile action and 245 died of non-hostile causes.
Al-sadr calls on militia to end uprising 8/30/2004, 4:12 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Rebel cleric Muqtada al-Sadr called on his followers to end their uprising against U.S. and Iraqi forces while he considers forming a political movement, senior al-Sadr officials said Monday.
French hostage seeks end to head scarf ban 8/30/2004, 4:10 p.m. PT
PARIS (AP) Two French journalists held hostage by Islamic militants in Iraq appealed late Monday for their countrymen and president to save their lives by giving in to their captors' demand to rescind a ban on Muslim head scarves in French schools.
Al-sadr calls on militia to end uprising 8/30/2004, 3:47 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Rebel cleric Muqtada al-Sadr called on his followers to end their uprising against U.S. and Iraqi forces while he considers forming a political movement, senior al-Sadr officials said Monday.
Attacks halt oil exports from south Iraq 8/30/2004, 3:33 p.m. PT
BASRA, Iraq (AP) Senior Iraqi oil officials said Monday that crude exports from the southern port of Basra were halted and would be delayed for perhaps a week because of attacks on pipelines.
Polish commander urges early Iraq vote 8/30/2004, 3:16 p.m. PT
(AP) WARSAW, Poland The Polish commander of multinational forces in Iraq recommended Monday that the country's planned elections be moved up by a month to December, saying militants could use an extended campaign to disrupt the vote.
French hostage seeks end to headscarf ban 8/30/2004, 3:15 p.m. PT
PARIS (AP) A French journalist being held hostage along with a colleague in Iraq called on French President Jacques Chirac to give in to militants' demand to rescind a headscarf ban to save their lives, according to a video shown late Monday on the Al-Jazeera television station.
U.S. may shift billions for Iraq security 8/30/2004, 2:38 p.m. PT
WASHINGTON (AP) The State Department is considering whether $3.34 billion intended for public works projects in Iraq should be used instead to bolster security, a State Department official said Monday.
Al-Sadr calls on militia to stop fighting 8/30/2004, 10:05 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Rebel Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr called for his followers across Iraq to end fighting against U.S. and Iraqi forces and is planning to join the political process in the coming days, an al-Sadr aide said Monday.
Al-Sadr calls on militia to stop fighting 8/30/2004, 9:17 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Rebel Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr called for his followers across Iraq to end fighting against U.S. and Iraqi forces and is planning to join the political process in the coming days, an al-Sadr aide said Monday.
France will not repeal head scarf law 8/30/2004, 8:35 a.m. PT
PARIS (AP) France vowed Monday to press ahead with a controversial law banning Islamic head scarves in schools, despite demands by militants holding two French journalists hostage in Iraq that Paris revoke the legislation.
al-Sadr calls for end of fighting in Iraq 8/30/2004, 7:29 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Rebel Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr called for his followers across Iraq to stop fighting against U.S. and Iraqi forces and said he planned to enter Iraqi politics in the coming days, an al-Sadr aide said Monday.
Attacks halt Iraq's southern oil exports 8/30/2004, 6:14 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Oil exports from southern Iraq have been brought to a complete halt, a senior oil official said Monday, following a spate of pipeline attacks launched by insurgents trying to undermine the nation's interim government.
Attacks halt oil exports from south Iraq 8/30/2004, 5:37 a.m. PT
BASRA, Iraq (AP) Oil exports from southern Iraq have been halted because of attacks on pipelines and are not likely to resume for at least a week, a senior Iraqi oil official said Monday.
France appeals for hostages' release 8/30/2004, 5:15 a.m. PT
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) France's foreign minister appealed Monday for the release of two French journalists abducted in Baghdad, saying the French respect all religions. He did not rule out traveling to Baghdad.
France will not repeal head scarf law 8/30/2004, 4:58 a.m. PT
PARIS (AP) France on Monday rejected a demand by kidnappers of two French journalists in Iraq to revoke a law banning Muslim head scarves in public schools in order to free the men.
Attacks halt oil exports from south Iraq 8/30/2004, 4:57 a.m. PT
BASRA, Iraq (AP) Oil exports from southern Iraq have come to a complete halt because of attacks on pipelines and are not likely to resume for at least a week, a senior Iraqi oil official said Monday.
Attacks halt Iraq's southern oil export 8/30/2004, 4:37 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Oil exports from southern Iraq have been brought to a complete halt, a senior oil official said Monday, following a spate of pipeline attacks launched by insurgents trying to undermine the nation's interim government.
Rebels fire three mortars in Baghdad 8/30/2004, 1:29 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Insurgents fired three mortar rounds in the Iraqi capital early Monday but there were no immediate reports of casualties, the Interior Ministry said.

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