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Sunday  October 10, 2004

Kurds disillusioned by the main parties 10/10/2004, 11:39 p.m. PT
SULAYMANIYAH, Iraq (AP) Maliha Barzanji says that the last party she voted for ended up arresting her son and she never saw him again. This time around, she plans to cast no vote at all, saying she hates both of the two big parties that run the Kurdish north of Iraq. "If they give me their blood," she says, "I will gladly drink it."
Iraqi security forces coming under fire 10/10/2004, 11:13 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) With no work and five children to feed, Salah Abbas ignored his family's pleas not to join the Iraqi National Guard, a job where the paycheck comes with a deadly risk.
Car bombs kill 11 as Rumsfeld visits Iraq 10/10/2004, 11:08 p.m. PT
AL ASAD AIR BASE, Iraq (AP) The United States may be able to reduce its troop levels in Iraq after the January elections if security is strengthened and Iraqi government forces continue to expand and improve, Defense Secretary Donald H. Rumsfeld said Sunday. Meanwhile, car bombers struck twice in rapid succession in the capital Sunday, killing at least 11 people including an American soldier.
Polish-led force in Iraq to leave base 10/10/2004, 6:37 p.m. PT
WARSAW, Poland (AP) The command of the Polish-led multinational force in Iraq will move out of a camp that includes ancient Babylonian archaeological sites by year's end, Poland's defense minister said Sunday during a surprise visit to the troops.
Car bombs kill 11 as Rumsfeld visits Iraq 10/10/2004, 6:03 p.m. PT
AL ASAD AIR BASE, Iraq (AP) The United States may be able to reduce its troop levels in Iraq after the January elections if security is strengthened and Iraqi government forces continue to expand and improve, Defense Secretary Donald H. Rumsfeld said Sunday. Meanwhile, car bombers struck twice in rapid succession in the capital Sunday, killing at least 11 people including an American soldier.
A daily look at U.S. Iraq military deaths 10/10/2004, 5:41 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Friday, Oct. 8, 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. There was no update over the weekend.
Baghdad car bombs kill 11, including GI 10/10/2004, 4:21 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Car bombers struck twice in rapid succession in the capital Sunday, killing at least 11 people including an American soldier, as Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld warned that violence may increase before the January election.
Rumsfeld: Pullout not likely before vote 10/10/2004, 4:04 p.m. PT
AL ASAD AIR BASE, Iraq (AP) The United States may be able to reduce its troop levels in Iraq after the January elections if security improves and Iraqi government forces continue to expand and improve, Defense Secretary Donald H. Rumsfeld said Sunday.
A daily look at U.S. Iraq military deaths 10/10/2004, 3:20 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Friday, Oct. 8, 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. There was no update over the weekend.
Militants say they freed Turkish hostages 10/10/2004, 1:39 p.m. PT
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) An Arab TV station said Sunday it received a statement from Iraqi militants saying they had freed 10 Turkish hostages.
Large explosion erupts in central Baghdad 10/10/2004, 12:34 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A large explosion was heard late Sunday in central Baghdad, but there was no immediate report about what caused it.
Tape of Bigley beheading posted on Web 10/10/2004, 12:18 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A videotape of the beheading of British hostage Kenneth Bigley appeared Sunday on an Islamist Web site, showing the civil engineer pleading that he wanted "to live a simple life" moments before he was decapitated.
Official: Iraq to free al-Sadr followers 10/10/2004, 9:55 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A senior Iraqi security official said Sunday the government will start releasing detained followers of radical Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr in exchange for the movement's decision to disarm.
Rumsfeld: Pullout not likely before vote 10/10/2004, 8:59 a.m. PT
AL ASAD AIR BASE, Iraq (AP) The United States may be able to reduce its troop levels in Iraq after the January elections if security improves and Iraqi government forces continue to expand and improve, Defense Secretary Donald H. Rumsfeld said Sunday.
Tape of Bigley beheading posted on Web 10/10/2004, 7:58 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A videotape of the beheading of British hostage Kenneth Bigley appeared Sunday on an Islamist Web site, showing the civil engineer pleading that he wanted "to live a simple life" moments before he was decapitated.
Baghdad car bombs kill 11, including GI 10/10/2004, 7:33 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Two car bombs shook the capital in quick succession Sunday, killing at least 11 people, including an American soldier, and wounding 16, U.S. and Iraqi officials said, as Defense Secretary Donald H. Rumsfeld made a surprise visit to troops in the field.
Japan to host Iraq donor conference 10/10/2004, 5:37 a.m. PT
TOKYO (AP) Hoping to keep much-needed cash flowing into war-ravaged Iraq, Japan will host a 50-nation Iraqi reconstruction donors' conference this week that may focus less on getting new pledges than on getting countries to honor their earlier promises.
Marine killed in Iraq's Anbar province 10/10/2004, 5:15 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A U.S. Marine was killed in action in Anbar province, west of the Iraqi capital, the military said Sunday.
Baghdad blasts kill 10; Rumsfeld visits 10/10/2004, 4:39 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Two car bombs shook the capital in quick succession Sunday, killing at least 10 people and wounding 17, including an American soldier, U.S. and Iraqi officials said.
Two car bombs kill 10 Iraqis in Baghdad 10/10/2004, 1:14 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Two car bombs shook the capital in quick succession Sunday, killing at least 10 Iraqis and wounding 16, police and hospital officials said. One American soldier was hurt.
Allies urged to make good on Iraq pledges 10/10/2004, 12:46 a.m. PT
TOKYO (AP) Hoping to keep much-needed cash flowing into war-ravaged Iraq, Japan will host a 50-nation Iraqi reconstruction donors' conference this week that may focus less on getting new pledges than on getting countries to honor their earlier promises.
Rumsfeld gives troops timetable in Iraq 10/10/2004, 12:03 a.m. PT
AL ASAD AIR BASE, Iraq (AP) Defense Secretary Donald H. Rumsfeld greeted U.S. Marines at this dusty air field in Iraq's western desert Sunday morning, telling them it was unlikely the United States would pull out any troops before Iraq's elections in January.

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