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Some Headlines Of Today

Monday  May 12, 2003

Police rearm, soldiers protest in crime-ridden Baghdad - 5/12/03 10:21 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Police packed guns again Monday for the first time since the war and unpaid Iraqi soldiers rallied angrily outside a U.S. Army base in Baghdad, a city of people outraged over crime, blackouts and lack of salaries.
Egyptian returns from Iraq with $430,000 - 5/12/03 8:43 PM
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) -- An Egyptian who returned home after working in Iraq for 15 years with $430,000 he allegedly found in a Baghdad stairwell after Saddam Hussein's fall has a tough choice -- give it to officials or face charges.
U.S. finds second possible mobile weapons lab in northern Iraq - 5/12/03 6:16 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- U.S. forces found another trailer in northern Iraq that appeared to be a mobile biological weapons laboratory, Pentagon officials said Monday.
Wife of missing journalist calls on Britain to help search for husband - 5/12/03 4:27 PM
LONDON (AP) -- The wife of a cameraman missing since his vehicle came under fire in Iraq nearly two months ago asked the British government Monday to investigate his disappearance.
Police rearm, soldiers protest in crime-ridden Baghdad - 5/12/03 4:15 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Police packed guns again Monday for the first time since the war and unpaid Iraqi soldiers rallied angrily outside a U.S. Army base in Baghdad, a city of people outraged over crime, blackouts and lack of salaries.
New U.S. civilian administrator says goal is to give Iraqis their own destiny - 5/12/03 4:02 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- The man chosen to lead U.S. efforts to put postwar Iraq on track to democracy, L. Paul Bremer, said upon his arrival in the capital Monday that his goal is to help Iraqis "regain control of their own destiny" after decades of rule by Saddam Hussein.
American forces report two more Iraqi's captured _ 'Dr. Germ' and military chief of staff - 5/12/03 3:57 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- U.S.-led forces have captured two more important Iraqis -- the scientist known as "Dr. Germ" and a top leader in Saddam Hussein's armed forces.
Thousands cheer top Shiite cleric at shrine after return from exile - 5/12/03 3:48 PM
NAJAF, Iraq (AP) -- Some 15,000 Iraqis cheered as a Shiite Muslim cleric who led the largest anti-Saddam Hussein movement visited one of the Shiites' holiest shrines Monday after returning from more than two decades in exile.
Mass grave outside Basra thought to contain remains of 150 executed during Shiite uprising - 5/12/03 3:11 PM
BASRA, Iraq (AP) -- Iraqis pulled bound and blindfolded bodies out of a newly discovered mass grave outside this southern Iraqi city on Monday, excavating a site thought to contain the remains of up to 150 Shiite Muslims killed by Saddam Hussein's regime.
Three soldiers killed in Black Hawk helicopter crash during child rescue identified - 5/12/03 2:08 PM
DENVER (AP) -- Chief Warrant Officer Hans N. Gukeisen joined the Army straight out of high school, but he put his plans to go to helicopter school on hold and served as an Army scout in the 1991 Gulf War.
American forces report surrender of Iraq's 'Dr. Germ' - 5/12/03 1:53 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Coalition forces have taken custody of the Iraqi scientist known as "Dr. Germ" for her work in making biological weapons, according to Pentagon officials, who said they also had field reports that the head of Saddam Hussein's military has been captured.
Egyptian returns from Iraq with $430,000 - 5/12/03 1:03 PM
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) -- An Egyptian who returned home after working in Iraq for 15 years with $430,000 he allegedly found in a Baghdad stairwell after Saddam Hussein's fall has a tough choice -- surrender the loot or face charges.
American forces report surrender of Iraq's 'Dr. Germ' - 5/12/03 11:46 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Coalition forces have taken custody of the Iraqi scientist known as "Dr. Germ" for her work in creating weapons-grade anthrax, officials said Monday.
French foreign minister says U.S. plan on postwar Iraq is a 'starting point,' urges greater U.N. role - 5/12/03 9:10 AM
PARIS (AP) -- France's foreign minister was quoted as saying Monday that a U.S. proposal for governing postwar Iraq is a "starting point," but he urged a stronger role for the United Nations.
New U.S. administrator of Iraq arrives to take over transition to new government - 5/12/03 7:27 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- The new American civilian administrator of Iraq arrived Monday to take over the task of piecing this country back together amid a change in key posts responsible for guiding Iraq toward democracy.
Eclectic colonel who prosecuted P. Diddy _ and lost _ now hunting down Iraq's lost antiquities - 5/12/03 6:53 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- He's a "drop-and-give-me-20" Marine with a Master's -- in classical studies. He's an assistant district attorney in Manhattan. He has crisscrossed the planet to pursue criminal suspects, from Sean "P. Diddy" Combs to Osama bin Laden.
Germany supports lifting of sanctions against Iraq; agrees with Malaysia that U.N. role should be central - 5/12/03 6:41 AM
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) -- German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder said Monday his country supported a speedy end to sanctions against Iraq, but forecast a lengthy U.N. debate over a U.S.-backed plan for ruling the country.
Prominent sheik turns in scores of weapons as goodwill gesture toward Americans - 5/12/03 3:56 AM
TIKRIT, Iraq (AP) -- The leader of a prominent clan from near Saddam Hussein's birthplace turned over scores of weapons and explosives as a show of solidarity with American forces, the first head of an area tribe to voluntarily disarm his people at the request of the U.S. Army
New US administrator of Iraq arrives to take over transition to new government - 5/12/03 3:00 AM
BASRA, Iraq (AP) -- The new American civilian administrator of Iraq arrived Monday to take over the task of piecing this country back together and declared he was "delighted to be here" to begin helping set the country on a democratic course.
After dark, painful past, Iraqi athletes remember _ and look toward brighter tomorrows - 5/12/03 1:55 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Two years ago, Iraqi wrestler Maitham Ali Hadi was competing in the Arab championships in Syria and defected. When the delegation returned home without him, its members were imprisoned and tortured.
Saddam's hometown torn between loyalty to former patron, going with the flow - 5/12/03 1:50 AM
TIKRIT, Iraq (AP) -- Haji Shafiq and Sami Hemeid are treading a fine line. They belonged to Saddam Hussein's Baath Party -- but, they insist, that was just a formality. They earned their living working for Saddam -- but they acknowledge the failures of his rule. Then again, they argue, everyone makes mista ...
Top Shiite leader calls for withdrawal of US-led coalition forces from Iraq - 5/12/03 1:21 AM
NASIRIYAH, Iraq (AP) -- The leader of Iraq's largest Shiite Muslim group denounced the U.S.-led occupation forces and demanded they pull out and allow the Iraqi people to establish their own government.
Empty-handed, weapons hunters operating without translators or help from scientists - 5/12/03 1:20 AM
CAMP DOHA, Kuwait (AP) -- U.S. weapons hunters -- empty-handed after seven weeks of field work -- are still operating without translators, have had almost no contact with Iraqi scientists and can't tell what's missing from looted sites where suspected weapons of mass destruction were thought to be hidden.

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