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Tuesday  September 28, 2004

A daily look at U.S. Iraq military deaths 9/28/2004, 7:12 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2004, 1,051 members of the U.S. military have died since the beginning of the Iraq war in March 2003, according to the Defense Department. Of those, 798 died as a result of hostile action and 253 died of non-hostile causes. The figures include three military civilians.
Kidnappers release seven hostages in Iraq 9/28/2004, 7:04 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Kidnappers released two female Italian aid workers and five other hostages Tuesday, raising hopes for foreigners still in captivity. But insurgents showed no sign of easing their blood-soaked campaign against the U.S. presence in Iraq, staging a show of defiance in Samarra and striking twice with deadly force in Basra.
Iraq kidnappers' statement praises France 9/28/2004, 7:01 p.m. PT
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) Kidnappers of two French journalists in Iraq praised France's "positive steps toward the Iraqi people" Tuesday, a sign that the hostage-takers may be softening their position.
Italy rejoices as hostages released 9/28/2004, 5:36 p.m. PT
ROME (AP) A relieved Italy broke into celebration after two Italian aid workers kidnapped in Iraq three weeks ago were released Tuesday, arriving home hours later aboard a private jet.
Iraq kidnappers' statement praises France 9/28/2004, 5:35 p.m. PT
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) Kidnappers of two French journalists in Iraq praised France's "positive steps toward the Iraqi people" Tuesday, a sign that the hostage-takers may be softening their position.
Kidnappers release seven hostages in Iraq 9/28/2004, 5:28 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Kidnappers released two female Italian aid workers and five other hostages Tuesday, raising hopes for foreigners still in captivity. But insurgents showed no sign of easing their blood-soaked campaign against the U.S. presence in Iraq, staging a show of defiance in Samarra and striking twice with deadly force in Basra.
Kidnappers release seven hostages in Iraq 9/28/2004, 4:21 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Kidnappers released two female Italian aid workers and five other hostages Tuesday, raising hopes for foreigners still in captivity. But insurgents showed no sign of easing their blood-soaked campaign against the U.S. presence in Iraq, staging a show of defiance in Samarra and striking twice with deadly force in Basra.
Egypt to host conference on Iraq 9/28/2004, 4:01 p.m. PT
UNITED NATIONS (AP) Egypt will host a high-level conference in late November to promote political stability in Iraq and support the upcoming elections, Iraq's foreign minister said Tuesday.
Kidnappers laud France's 'positive steps' 9/28/2004, 3:43 p.m. PT
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) Kidnappers of two French journalists in Iraq praised France's "positive steps toward the Iraqi people" Tuesday, a sign that the hostage-takers may be softening their position.
A daily look at U.S. Iraq military deaths 9/28/2004, 1:53 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2004, 1,051 members of the U.S. military have died since the beginning of the Iraq war in March 2003, according to the Defense Department. Of those, 798 died as a result of hostile action and 253 died of non-hostile causes. The figures include three military civilians.
Eight hostages are released in Iraq 9/28/2004, 12:43 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Two kidnapped Italian aid workers were freed Tuesday after three weeks of captivity in Iraq, and six other hostages in the country were also released. American forces bombed a suspected militant hide-out in Fallujah and the military claimed its frequent strikes have taken a toll on the network of Jordanian-born terror leader Abu Musab al-Zarqawi.
Foreigners taken hostage in Iraq tops 140 9/28/2004, 11:41 a.m. PT
(AP) Insurgents in Iraq have kidnapped more than 140 foreigners in their campaign to drive out coalition forces and hamper reconstruction
Eight hostages are released in Iraq 9/28/2004, 10:52 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Two kidnapped Italian aid workers were freed Tuesday after three weeks of captivity in Iraq, and six other hostages in the country were also released. American forces bombed a suspected militant hide-out in Fallujah and the military claimed its frequent strikes have taken a toll on the network of Jordanian-born terror leader Abu Musab al-Zarqawi.
Eight hostages are released in Iraq 9/28/2004, 10:21 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Two Italian and two Iraqi aid workers kidnapped this month in Iraq were freed Tuesday after three weeks in captivity, Italy's prime minister said. Four Egyptian workers abducted last week were also freed, according to their employer.
U.S. bombs suspected Fallujah hide-out 9/28/2004, 8:56 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) American forces bombed a suspected hide-out used by the militant group of Abu Musab al-Zarqawi in Fallujah on Tuesday, and the military said its frequent strikes have taken a toll on the leadership of the Jordanian-born terror leader's network.
One Egyptian hostage freed in Iraq 9/28/2004, 7:51 a.m. PT
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) Egypt said Tuesday that Iraqi kidnappers had freed one Egyptian hostage and were expected to release three others shortly. The holding company that employed the four hostages confirmed that one had been released but said it could not give the status of the others.
Insurgents surface in streets of Samarra 9/28/2004, 6:17 a.m. PT
SAMARRA, Iraq (AP) Gunmen carrying flags of Iraq's most feared terror group surfaced in force in the central Iraqi city of Samarra on Tuesday for the first time since U.S. troops briefly entered it in a deal with tribal leaders that the Americans had portrayed as a success story in battling the insurgency.
American forces strike Fallujah 9/28/2004, 5:14 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) American forces bombed a suspected hide-out used by associates of Abu Musab al-Zarqawi in Fallujah on Tuesday, part of a campaign of airstrikes the U.S. military said has taken a heavy toll on the Jordanian-born militant's terror network.
American forces strike Fallujah 9/28/2004, 4:26 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) American forces bombed a suspected hide-out used by associates of Abu Musab al-Zarqawi in Fallujah on Tuesday, part of a campaign of airstrikes the U.S. military said has taken a heavy toll on the Jordanian-born militant's terror network.
Egyptian firm hears hostages are free 9/28/2004, 4:18 a.m. PT
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) Egypt said Tuesday that Iraqi kidnappers had freed one Egyptian hostage and were expected to release three others shortly. The holding company that employed the four hostages confirmed that one had been released but said it could not give the status of the others.
Insurgents attack British military convoy 9/28/2004, 2:07 a.m. PT
BASRA, Iraq (AP) Insurgents ambushed a British Army convoy near the southern city of Basra on Tuesday, killing two soldiers, the British Ministry of Defense said.
American forces bomb site in Fallujah 9/28/2004, 1:01 a.m. PT
FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) American forces bombed a site in the insurgent stronghold of Fallujah early Tuesday where several militants loyal to terror mastermind Abu Musab al-Zarqawi were believed to be holed up, the U.S. military said.

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