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Wednesday  October 6, 2004

Soldier killed, two wounded near Fallujah 10/6/2004, 11:16 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) An explosive device hit a U.S. convoy near the rebel-held city of Fallujah, killing one soldier from the 13th Corps Support Command and wounding two, the military said in a statement Thursday.
Annan urged to pull U.N. staff from Iraq 10/6/2004, 8:27 p.m. PT
UNITED NATIONS (AP) Two organizations representing more than 60,000 United Nations staff members urged Secretary-General Kofi Annan on Wednesday to pull all U.N. staff out of Iraq because of the "unprecedented" risk to their safety and security.
US Iraq Weapons Quotes 10/6/2004, 7:17 p.m. PT
(AP) Reaction to the final report from the Iraq Survey Group, which found no evidence Iraq produced any weapons of mass destruction after 1991
Prewar and postwar comments on Iraq arms 10/6/2004, 4:42 p.m. PT
(AP) Statements by the Bush administration, before the war and after, on Saddam Hussein's weapons programs
US Iraq Weapons Quotes 10/6/2004, 4:39 p.m. PT
(AP) Reaction to the final report from the Iraq Survey Group, which found no evidence Iraq produced any weapons of mass destruction after 1991
U.S. report finds no evidence of Iraq WMD 10/6/2004, 4:28 p.m. PT
WASHINGTON (AP) Contradicting the main argument for a war that has cost more than 1,000 American lives, the top U.S. arms inspector said Wednesday he found no evidence that Iraq produced weapons of mass destruction after 1991. He also concluded that Saddam Hussein's ability to develop such weapons had dimmed not grown during a dozen years of sanctions before last year's U.S.-led invasion.
Car bomb kills 16 Iraqis near Baghdad 10/6/2004, 3:29 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A suicide car bomber plowed into an Iraqi military checkpoint northwest of Baghdad on Wednesday, killing 16 Iraqis and wounding about 30, as U.S. and Iraqi forces sealed off roads south of the capital in a campaign to curb the insurgency before January's elections.
Annan urged to pull U.N. staff from Iraq 10/6/2004, 3:15 p.m. PT
UNITED NATIONS (AP) Two organizations representing more than 60,000 United Nations staff members urged Secretary-General Kofi Annan on Wednesday to pull all U.N. staff out of Iraq because of the "unprecedented" risk to their safety and security.
A daily look at U.S. Iraq military deaths 10/6/2004, 3:07 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2004, 1,064 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, 809 died as a result of hostile action and 255 died of non-hostile causes. The figures include three military civilians.
Key findings of weapons report on Iraq 10/6/2004, 2:51 p.m. PT
(AP) Key findings from the final report of the Iraq Survey Group, which was hunting for evidence of weapons of mass destruction in Iraq. The report was issued Wednesday:
Veil has only recently reappeared in Iraq 10/6/2004, 2:28 p.m. PT
(AP) Although associated with Arab tradition, the head scarf came to modern Iraq relatively recently.
Secular Iraq women take up the head scarf 10/6/2004, 2:26 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Mayada Chazi does not think of herself as particularly religious. She's more interested in talking about boys, reading English novels, or dreaming of visiting New York. But she has taken to wearing the head scarf of a devout Muslim woman.
Blair: Iraq report shows sanction problems 10/6/2004, 11:12 a.m. PT
LONDON (AP) British Prime Minister Tony Blair said Wednesday that a U.S. arms inspector's report on Iraq shows that Saddam Hussein was "doing his best" to get around United Nations' sanctions.
U.S. report undercuts Bush war rationale 10/6/2004, 10:46 a.m. PT
WASHINGTON (AP) Undercutting the Bush's administration's rationale for invading Iraq, the final report of the chief U.S. arms inspector concludes that Saddam Hussein did not vigorously pursue a program to develop weapons of mass destruction after international inspectors left Baghdad in 1998, according to lawmakers and others briefed on the report.
Report: Saddam not in pursuit of weapons 10/6/2004, 9:42 a.m. PT
WASHINGTON (AP) Undercutting the Bush's administration's rationale for invading Iraq, the final report of the chief U.S. arms inspector concludes that Saddam Hussein did not vigorously pursue a program to develop weapons of mass destruction after international inspectors left Baghdad in 1998, according to lawmakers and others briefed on the report.
Car bomb kills 10 Iraqis near Baghdad 10/6/2004, 8:59 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A car bomb exploded Wednesday at an Iraqi military camp northwest of Baghdad, killing 10 Iraqis and wounding more than 20, officials said, in the latest attack on security forces that are key to U.S. plans for fighting the insurgency.
Report: U.S. spent $1.2B to rebuild Iraq 10/6/2004, 8:57 a.m. PT
WASHINGTON (AP) Less than seven percent of the $18.4 billion that Congress approved last year to rebuild Iraq has been spent, the Bush administration said Wednesday in its latest report on progress there.
Agreement to end Sadr City fighting nears 10/6/2004, 8:51 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The Iraqi government and followers of Muqtada al-Sadr were nearing agreement on a formula to end weeks of clashes between U.S. forces and the radical cleric's militia in the Sadr City district of the capital, representatives of both sides said Wednesday.
Straw: U.K. will listen to kidnappers 10/6/2004, 6:53 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The British government is ready to listen to the kidnappers of Kenneth Bigley but will not enter into negotiations with them for the hostage's release, Britain's foreign secretary said Wednesday.
Report may undercut Bush's Iraq rationale 10/6/2004, 4:59 a.m. PT
WASHINGTON (AP) The final report of the chief U.S. arms inspector for Iraq is expected to undercut a principal Bush administration rationale for removing Saddam Hussein: that Saddam's Iraqi government had weapons of mass destruction. Weapons hunter Charles Duelfer will provide his findings Wednesday to the Senate Armed Services Committee.
Car bomb hits Iraq military camp; 10 dead 10/6/2004, 4:21 a.m. PT
RAMADI, Iraq (AP) A suicide car bomber struck Wednesday at an Iraqi military camp northwest of Baghdad, killing 10 Iraqis and wounding more than 20, Iraqi officials said.
Followers of al-Sadr sign cease-fire 10/6/2004, 3:22 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Followers of renegade Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr have signed a cease-fire with Iraq's interim government aimed at ending weeks of fighting in the vast Baghdad slum of Sadr City, one of the signatories said Wednesday.
U.S., Iraqi forces seal off insurgents 10/6/2004, 2:20 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) U.S. and Iraqi forces sealed off roads to an insurgent stronghold south of Baghdad on Wednesday and militants bombed two bridges in an apparent bid to hinder troop movement, as pro-government forces tried to retake control of the region ahead of national elections.

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