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Tuesday  October 26, 2004

Al-Qaqaa spokesman says no weapons search 10/26/2004, 11:21 p.m. PT
(AP) One of the first U.S. military units to reach the Al-Qaqaa military installation south of Baghdad after the invasion of Iraq did not have orders to search for the nearly 400 tons of explosives that are missing from the site, the unit spokesman said Tuesday.
Iraqi rebels threaten Japanese hostage 10/26/2004, 8:27 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A video posted Tuesday on a militant Islamic Web site in the name of Abu Musab al-Zarqawi's group showed what it claimed was a Japanese captive and threatened to behead him within 48 hours unless Japan pulls its troops from Iraq. Japanese Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi rejected the demand.
Daily look at Iraq U.S. military deaths 10/26/2004, 7:09 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Tuesday, Oct. 26, 2004, at least 1,108 members of the U.S. military have died since the beginning of the Iraq war in March 2003, according to an Associated Press count. At least 846 died as a result of hostile action, according to the Defense Department as of Tuesday. The figures include three military civilians.
Al-Qaqaa spokesman says no weapons search 10/26/2004, 4:59 p.m. PT
EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) The first U.S. military unit to reach the Al-Qaqaa military installation after the invasion of Iraq did not have orders to search for the nearly 400 tons of explosives that Iraqi officials say were stolen from the site sometime following the fall of Baghdad, the unit spokesman said Tuesday.
Iraqi rebels threaten Japanese hostage 10/26/2004, 4:57 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Video posted Tuesday on a militant Islamic Web site in the name of Abu Musab al-Zarqawi's group showed what it claimed was a Japanese captive and threatened to behead him within 48 hours unless Japan pulls its troops from Iraq. Japanese Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi rejected the demand.
Soldiers won't get shorter combat tours 10/26/2004, 4:28 p.m. PT
WASHINGTON (AP) The Army will not shorten combat tours in Iraq next year from 12 months to six or nine months, as some had hoped, because that would undermine the war effort, the Army's top general said Tuesday.
Rebels threaten to behead Japanese hostage 10/26/2004, 4:26 p.m. PT
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) Video posted Tuesday on a militant Islamic Web site showed what it claimed was a Japanese captive kidnapped by Abu Musab al-Zarqawi's group and threatened to behead him within 48 hours unless Japan pulls its troops from Iraq. Japanese Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi rejected the demand.
Report: Koizumi said won't withdraw troops 10/26/2004, 4:14 p.m. PT
TOKYO (AP) Japanese Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi said Wednesday he won't withdraw troops from Iraq despite information a Japanese man has been taken hostage there, Kyodo News reported.
Russia asks U.N. about Iraq inspectors 10/26/2004, 3:19 p.m. PT
UNITED NATIONS (AP) Russia called on the U.N. Security Council Tuesday to discuss the return of U.N. weapons inspectors to Iraq following the disappearance of 377 tons of powerful explosives. But the United States said American inspectors are investigating the loss and there is no need for U.N. experts to return.
Video: Japanese hostage to be beheaded 10/26/2004, 2:52 p.m. PT
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) A militant Islamic Web site on Tuesday showed a video it claimed was a Japanese captive kidnapped by Abu Musab al-Zarqawi's group and threatened to behead him within 48 hours unless Japan pulls its troops from Iraq.
Allawi blames ambush on 'great negligence' 10/26/2004, 2:20 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraq's interim prime minister blamed the U.S.-led coalition Tuesday for "great negligence" in the ambush that killed about 50 soldiers heading home after graduation from a U.S.-run training course, and warned of an escalation of terrorist attacks.
Experts worry about missing Iraqi arms 10/26/2004, 12:38 p.m. PT
VIENNA, Austria (AP) Revelations that nearly 400 tons of conventional explosives have disappeared in Iraq have experts worrying that other weapons might also be in jeopardy of falling into insurgent or terrorist hands.
Embedded reporter saw no explosives search 10/26/2004, 11:36 a.m. PT
NEW YORK (AP) An NBC News reporter embedded with a U.S. army unit that seized an Iraqi installation three weeks into the war said Tuesday that she saw no signs that the Americans searched for the powerful explosives that are now missing from the site.
Large blast hits Baghdad 10/26/2004, 11:21 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A huge explosion rocked central Baghdad late Tuesday.
Allawi blames ambush on 'negligence' 10/26/2004, 10:57 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraq's interim prime minister blamed U.S.-led coalition forces Tuesday for "great negligence" in the ambush that killed about 50 American-trained soldiers, and a U.S. airstrike in Fallujah killed an aide to Jordanian terrorist Abu Musab al-Zarqawi, the military said.
Insurgents: 11 Iraqi guardsman kidnapped 10/26/2004, 7:56 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) An Iraqi insurgent group said on its Web site Tuesday it had taken 11 Iraqi National Guard soldiers hostage and showed pictures of them in uniform.
U.S. airstrike kills al-Zarqawi aide 10/26/2004, 4:54 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A U.S. airstrike in Fallujah on Tuesday killed an aide to Jordanian terrorist Abu Musab al-Zarqawi, the military said, while Iraqi officials investigated whether insurgents got inside information that helped them kill about 50 U.S.-trained soldiers.
U.N.: 400 tons of Iraq explosives missing 10/26/2004, 1:42 a.m. PT
VIENNA, Austria (AP) The U.N. nuclear agency warned Monday that insurgents in Iraq may have obtained nearly 400 tons of missing explosives that can be used in the kind of car bomb attacks that have targeted U.S.-led coalition forces for months.

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