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Thursday  September 2, 2004

Editor: Hostages in Iraq given to group 9/2/2004, 8:04 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A Paris newspaper editor said Thursday that two French journalists held by kidnappers were turned over to an Iraqi opposition group, raising hopes that they could soon be released. A separate militant group in Iraq said it had killed three Turkish captives.
A daily look at U.S. Iraq military deaths 9/2/2004, 4:04 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Thursday, Sept. 2, 976 U.S. service members have died since the beginning of military operations in Iraq in March 2003, according to the Defense Department. Of those, 730 died as a result of hostile action and 246 died of non-hostile causes.
Editor: Hostages in Iraq given to group 9/2/2004, 4:03 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A Paris newspaper editor said there had been positive movement in the effort to free two captive French journalists Thursday, while a separate militant group in Iraq said it had killed three Turkish captives.
Commander: fight with al-Sadr not over 9/2/2004, 3:52 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The fight with renegade Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr is not over and the U.S. military must retake his stronghold in Baghdad's Sadr City slum, a top U.S. commander said Thursday.
Group given two French hostages in Iraq 9/2/2004, 3:51 p.m. PT
PARIS (AP) Kidnappers handed over two French journalists in Iraq to an Iraqi Sunni Muslim opposition group, the managing editor of a French newspaper said Thursday.
Editor: Hostages in Iraq given to group 9/2/2004, 2:26 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A Paris newspaper editor said there had been positive movement in the effort to free two captive French journalists Thursday, while a separate militant group said it had killed three Turkish captives.
Iraqi gunmen kill Associated Press driver 9/2/2004, 2:20 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Gunmen ambushed an Associated Press driver Thursday, riddling his car with bullets and killing him near his home in Baghdad.
Powell: U.S. misjudged insurgents in Iraq 9/2/2004, 10:28 a.m. PT
WASHINGTON (AP) Secretary of State Colin Powell acknowledged Thursday that the Bush administration miscalculated the strength of insurgents in Iraq but said the United States would "not become faint of heart" in enforcing its Iraq policy.
French envoys hold hostage talks in Iraq 9/2/2004, 10:12 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) French envoys held crisis talks with Muslim clerics in Iraq on Thursday in a desperate bid to free two kidnapped journalists, while a militant group released a video purportedly showing the killing of three Turkish hostages and warning foreigners to leave the country.
List of foreigners taken hostage in Iraq 9/2/2004, 7:58 a.m. PT
(AP) Insurgents in Iraq have kidnapped more than 100 people of people in their campaign to drive out coalition forces and hamper reconstruction
Gunmen killed an Associated Press driver 9/2/2004, 6:54 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Gunmen killed an Associated Press driver near his home in Baghdad on Thursday, his relatives and police said.
Bodies of two slain Turks found in Iraq 9/2/2004, 5:19 a.m. PT
SAMARRA, Iraq (AP) The bodies of two slain Turkish citizens and an unidentified man were discovered in northern Iraq, a police official said Thursday, while Al-Jazeera broadcast part of a video by a militant group purportedly showing the killing of three Turkish hostages.
Bodies of two slain Turks found in Iraq 9/2/2004, 4:19 a.m. PT
SAMARRA, Iraq (AP) The bodies of two slain Turkish citizens and an unidentified man were discovered in northern Iraq, a police official said Thursday, and Al-Jazeera reported receiving a statement from a militant group claiming to have killed three Turkish hostages.
U.S. airstrike kills 17 in Fallujah 9/2/2004, 3:00 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A U.S. airstrike targeting an alleged militant safehouse in Fallujah killed some 17 people including three children, according to doctors and accounts from the scene of the blast, and angry crowds gathered to mourn the victims and denounce the United States.
Kidnapped French journalists' fate unknown 9/2/2004, 12:34 a.m. PT
PARIS (AP) The managing editor of France's Le Figaro newspaper told a radio station Thursday that two French journalists held hostage in Iraq were still believed alive, even after militants' deadline passed for Paris to overturn a law banning Islamic head scarves or see the pair killed.

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