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Wednesday  October 27, 2004

Uncertainty remains over Iraqi explosives 10/27/2004, 11:49 p.m. PT
(AP) There appear to be two periods of time when the 377 tons of high explosives missing from a military facility in Iraq could have been moved or stolen in the weeks before the U.S. invasion began or several weeks in April after U.S. troops overran the Al-Qaqaa base and moved on to Baghdad.
Summary: Uncertainty over Iraqi explosives 10/27/2004, 11:26 p.m. PT
(AP) THE DISAPPEARENCE: The 377 tons of high explosives were taken from the Al-Qaqaa military facility after March 9, when the IAEA sealed the bunker.
Signs point to imminent showdown in Iraq 10/27/2004, 8:26 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) An uptick in airstrikes and other military moves point to an imminent showdown between U.S. forces and Sunni Muslim insurgents west of Baghdad a decisive battle that could determine whether the campaign to bring democracy and stability to Iraq can succeed.
Signs point to imminent showdown in Iraq 10/27/2004, 7:04 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) An uptick in airstrikes and other military moves point to an imminent showdown between U.S. forces and Sunni Muslim insurgents west of Baghdad a decisive battle that could determine whether the campaign to bring democracy and stability to Iraq can succeed.
Kidnapped woman urges U.K. to leave Iraq 10/27/2004, 7:03 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A kidnapped British aid worker made another plea for her life in a video aired Wednesday, urging Britain to withdraw troops from the country as some 800 British soldiers headed north toward Baghdad to bolster U.S. forces.
Al-Qaqaa commander theorizes on weapons 10/27/2004, 6:35 p.m. PT
WASHINGTON (AP) The infantry commander whose troops first captured the Iraqi weapons depot where 377 tons of explosives disappeared said Wednesday it is "very highly improbable" that someone could have trucked out so much material once U.S. forces arrived in the area.
Signs point to imminent showdown in Iraq 10/27/2004, 5:49 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) An uptick in airstrikes and other military moves point to an imminent showdown between U.S. forces and Sunni Muslim insurgents west of Baghdad a decisive battle that could determine whether the campaign to bring democracy and stability to Iraq can succeed.
Kidnapped woman urges U.K. to leave Iraq 10/27/2004, 5:47 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A kidnapped British aid worker made another plea for her life in a video aired Wednesday, urging Britain to withdraw troops from the country as some 800 British soldiers headed north toward Baghdad to bolster U.S. forces.
Q&A: Missing explosives in Iraq 10/27/2004, 4:31 p.m. PT
(AP) The disappearance of nearly 400 tons of powerful explosives from a former Iraqi military installation has become a heated issue in the presidential campaign and has led to criticism and confusion over when and how the materials vanished, what more U.S. troops could have done to protect them from theft and who, if anyone, is to blame.
Al-Qaqaa commander theorizes on weapons 10/27/2004, 4:22 p.m. PT
WASHINGTON (AP) The infantry commander whose troops first captured the Iraqi weapons depot where 377 tons of explosives disappeared said Wednesday it is "very highly improbable" that someone could have trucked out so much material once U.S. forces arrived in the area.
Al-Qaqaa commander theorizes on weapons 10/27/2004, 3:52 p.m. PT
WASHINGTON (AP) The infantry commander whose troops first captured the Iraqi weapons depot where 377 tons of explosives disappeared said Wednesday it is "very highly improbable" that someone could have trucked out so much material once U.S. forces arrived in the area.
Kidnapped woman urges U.K. to leave Iraq 10/27/2004, 3:51 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A kidnapped British aid worker made another plea for her life in a video aired Wednesday, urging Britain to withdraw troops from the country as some 800 British soldiers headed north toward Baghdad to bolster U.S. forces.
Signs point to imminent showdown in Iraq 10/27/2004, 3:50 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) An uptick in airstrikes and other military moves point to an imminent showdown between U.S. forces and Sunni Muslim insurgents west of Baghdad a decisive battle that could determine whether the campaign to bring democracy and stability to Iraq can succeed.
A look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq 10/27/2004, 3:40 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Wednesday, Oct. 27, 2004, at least 1,109 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. The figures include three military civilians.
Timeline on missing explosives in Iraq 10/27/2004, 3:16 p.m. PT
(AP) _ 1991: The International Atomic Energy Agency places a seal over storage bunkers holding conventional explosives known as HMX and RDX and PETN at the Al-Qaqaa facility south of Baghdad as part of U.N. sanctions that ordered the dismantlement of Iraq's nuclear program after the Gulf War. HMX is a "dual use" substance powerful enough to ignite the fissile material in an atomic bomb and set off a nuclear chain reaction.
Gunmen kill Iraqi television anchorwoman 10/27/2004, 2:57 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Gunmen killed an Iraqi television anchorwoman Wednesday as she was traveling by taxi to her home in southeastern Baghdad, a station official said.
What happened to missing Iraq explosives 10/27/2004, 2:24 p.m. PT
(AP) The disappearance of nearly 400 tons of powerful explosives from a former Iraqi military installation has become a heated issue in the presidential campaign and has led to criticism and confusion over when and how the materials vanished, what more U.S. troops could have done to protect them from theft and who, if anyone, is to blame.
Japan shocked, perplexed over Iraq hostage 10/27/2004, 2:06 p.m. PT
TOKYO (AP) Shosei Koda did not go to Iraq to distribute aid, reconstruct the country or strike it rich in the oil business. He was not connected with Japan's government or its armed forces.
Former Iraqi diplomat to UAE slain 10/27/2004, 1:39 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A senior Iraqi Foreign Ministry official who once served as ambassador to the United Arab Emirates was slain Wednesday in what may have been a botched kidnap attempt, an Iraqi official said.
Al-Qaida magazine appeals to Iraq fighters 10/27/2004, 12:31 p.m. PT
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) An online al-Qaida magazine is urging Sunni Muslim fighters in Iraq to join hands with Osama bin Laden to defeat its enemies.
Tape: Hassan urges British to leave Iraq 10/27/2004, 11:58 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A kidnapped British humanitarian worker made another plea for her life in a video aired Wednesday, urging Britain to withdraw troops from Iraq and asking for the release of all Iraqi female detainees.
Signs point to imminent showdown in Iraq 10/27/2004, 11:34 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) An uptick in airstrikes and other military moves point to an imminent showdown between U.S. forces and Sunni Muslim insurgents west of Baghdad a decisive battle that could determine whether the campaign to bring democracy and stability to Iraq can succeed.
Tape: Hassan urges Britain to withdraw 10/27/2004, 11:28 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The kidnapped British director of CARE International made another plea Wednesday urging Britain to withdraw troops from Iraq and asked for the aid organization to close its offices in Iraq, in a video aired on Al-Jazeera television.
Tape: Hassan urges Britain to withdraw 10/27/2004, 11:18 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Al-Jazeera broadcast a tape Wednesday of hostage Margaret Hassan pleading for the release of female prisoners in Iraq and the withdrawal of British troops.
A look at British redeployment in Iraq 10/27/2004, 10:51 a.m. PT
(AP) A look at the Black Watch and Queen's Dragoon Guards, the British units being deployed to the U.S.-controlled sector of Iraq.
Spokesman: Unit didn't search Al-Qaqaa 10/27/2004, 10:13 a.m. PT
(AP) A U.S. military unit that reached a munitions storage installation after the invasion of Iraq had no orders to search or secure the site, where officials say nearly 400 tons of explosives have vanished.
British troops in Iraq begin redeployment 10/27/2004, 10:08 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Nearly 800 British forces left their base in southern Iraq on Wednesday, heading north toward Baghdad to replace U.S. troops who are expected to take part in an offensive against insurgent strongholds.
Spokesman: Unit didn't search Al-Qaqaa 10/27/2004, 9:06 a.m. PT
(AP) A U.S. military unit that reached a munitions storage installation after the invasion of Iraq had no orders to search or secure the site, where officials say nearly 400 tons of explosives have vanished.
British troops in Iraq begin redeployment 10/27/2004, 8:18 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Nearly 800 British forces left their base in southern Iraq on Wednesday, heading north toward Baghdad to replace U.S. troops who are expected to take part in an offensive against insurgent strongholds.
A look at foreigners taken hostage in Iraq 10/27/2004, 7:07 a.m. PT
(AP) More than 150 foreigners have been kidnapped in Iraq. Those believed held are:
Paris-based aid agency pulling out of Iraq 10/27/2004, 7:02 a.m. PT
PARIS (AP) Action Against Hunger, a Paris-based humanitarian organization, announced Wednesday that it has suspended operations in Iraq because of the deteriorating security situation.
British troops in Iraq begin deployment 10/27/2004, 4:40 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Nearly 800 British forces left their base in southern Iraq on Wednesday, heading north toward Baghdad to replace U.S. troops who are expected to take part in an offensive against insurgent strongholds.
British military begins deployment in Iraq 10/27/2004, 1:09 a.m. PT
BASRA, Iraq (AP) Britain began deploying about 800 of its Black Watch troops north toward Baghdad from their base in southern Iraq on Wednesday, the British military said.

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