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Saturday  October 30, 2004

Group says it warned U.S. on Iraq arms 10/30/2004, 7:55 p.m. PT
VIENNA, Austria (AP) Human Rights Watch said Saturday it alerted the U.S. military to a cache of hundreds of warheads containing high explosives in Iraq in May 2003, but that officials seemed uninterested and still hadn't secured the site 10 days later.
Japan identifies body in Iraq as hostage 10/30/2004, 7:36 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A decapitated body wrapped in an American flag and found in an insurgent-controlled section of Baghdad was that of a Japanese man kidnapped by Islamic militants, a Japanese official said Sunday.
Car bomb near Fallujah kills 8 Marines 10/30/2004, 7:30 p.m. PT
NEAR FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) A car bomb killed eight U.S. Marines outside Fallujah on Saturday, the deadliest attack against the U.S. military in nearly six months. Marines pounded guerrilla positions on the outskirts of Fallujah, where American forces are gearing up for a major assault on the insurgent stronghold.
Report: Japan IDs body in Iraq as hostage 10/30/2004, 6:05 p.m. PT
TOKYO (AP) The Japanese government has confirmed that a decapitated body found in Iraq is that of a Japanese man taken hostage by Islamic militants earlier this week, the country's national broadcaster reported.
Car bomb near Fallujah kills 8 Marines 10/30/2004, 5:12 p.m. PT
NEAR FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) A car bomb killed eight U.S. Marines outside Fallujah on Saturday, the deadliest attack against the U.S. military in nearly six months. Marines pounded guerrilla positions on the outskirts of Fallujah, where American forces are gearing up for a major assault on the insurgent stronghold.
A look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq 10/30/2004, 3:22 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Saturday, Oct. 30, 2004, at least 1,119 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 848 died as a result of hostile action, according to the Defense Department as of Friday. The figures include three military civilians.
Car bomb near Fallujah kills 8 Marines 10/30/2004, 3:00 p.m. PT
NEAR FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) A car bomb killed eight U.S. Marines outside Fallujah on Saturday, the deadliest attack against the U.S. military in nearly six months. Marines pounded guerrilla positions on the outskirts of Fallujah, where American forces are gearing up for a major assault on the insurgent stronghold.
Officials find decapitated body in Iraq 10/30/2004, 2:09 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraqi officials found the decapitated body of what appeared to be a young Asian male wrapped in an American flag in Baghdad on Saturday. Associated Press Television News videotape showed the severed head, which had long black hair and features similar to a Japanese hostage.
Polish hostage begs nation to leave Iraq 10/30/2004, 1:37 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A Polish woman hostage being held by militants pleaded for her life and asked Poland to remove its troops from Iraq in a video aired Saturday by Al-Jazeera television.
Summary: Looters overran Iraq arms site 10/30/2004, 1:21 p.m. PT
(AP) THE TARGET: Muthanna desert complex where a bunker sealed by U.N. monitors held old chemical weapons.
Officials find decapitated body in Iraq 10/30/2004, 12:35 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraqi officials found the decapitated body of what appears to be a young Asian male in Baghdad on Saturday. Associated Press Television News videotape showed the severed head, which had long black hair and features similar to a Japanese hostage.
Car bomb kills 8 Marines outside Fallujah 10/30/2004, 11:41 a.m. PT
NEAR FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) A car bomb killed eight U.S. Marines outside Fallujah on Saturday, the deadliest attack against the U.S. military in nearly six months. Marines pounded guerrilla positions out the outskirts of Fallujah, where American forces are gearing up for a major assault on the insurgent stronghold.
Decapitated body found in Baghdad 10/30/2004, 11:40 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The decapitated body of what appears to be a young Asian male was found in northwestern Baghdad, Iraqi officials said Saturday. Associated Press Television News footage showed the body in an ambulance as it was taken to a hospital.
U.S. pilot recommended for bravery medal 10/30/2004, 11:13 a.m. PT
TAJI, Iraq (AP) An Army helicopter gunship pilot is being recommended for a bravery medal for the rescue of a pair of wounded American fliers whose helicopter crashed in hostile territory south of Baghdad this month.
Iraq hostage's father hopes son is alive 10/30/2004, 10:34 a.m. PT
TOKYO (AP) The father of a Japanese traveler held hostage in Iraq expressed hope Saturday that his son was alive and would be freed after a body found in northern Iraq and said to resemble him turned out to be someone else.
Group warned U.S. of unsecured weapons 10/30/2004, 10:16 a.m. PT
VIENNA, Austria (AP) Human Rights Watch said Saturday it alerted the U.S. military to a cache of hundreds of warheads containing high explosives in Iraq in May 2003, but that officials seemed uninterested and still hadn't secured the site 10 days later.
Sarin disrupts nerve impulses in body 10/30/2004, 10:10 a.m. PT
(AP) The nerve agent sarin is a manufactured substance that disrupts nerve impulses in a way that can cause critical body functions to fail. Also known as GB, it was developed by Germany during World War II, and was later produced in large quantities by the United States and Soviet Union during the Cold War.
Looters said to overrun Iraq weapons site 10/30/2004, 10:08 a.m. PT
(AP) Looters unleashed last year by the U.S.-led invasion of Iraq overran a sprawling desert complex where a bunker sealed by U.N. monitors held old chemical weapons, American arms inspectors report.
Iraq interim leader arrives in Kuwait 10/30/2004, 8:40 a.m. PT
KUWAIT CITY (AP) Iraq's interim president thanked Kuwait for its support in the U.S.-led war that toppled Saddam Hussein as he arrived Saturday for the first visit to the neighboring nation by an Iraqi head of state in four decades.
Car bomb kills 7, injures 19 in Baghdad 10/30/2004, 7:12 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A car bomb exploded outside the offices of the Al-Arabiya television station in central Baghdad on Saturday, killing seven people and wounding 19, police said.
8 U.S. Marines killed, 9 wounded in Iraq 10/30/2004, 6:38 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Eight U.S. Marines were killed and nine others wounded in action Saturday in Anbar province west of Baghdad, the U.S. military announced.
Japan says body found not Iraq hostage 10/30/2004, 4:29 a.m. PT
TOKYO (AP) The Japanese government is "almost certain" a body earlier believed to belong to a Japanese hostage held in Iraq is not that of the captive, officials said Saturday.
Iraq's interim president visits Kuwait 10/30/2004, 3:51 a.m. PT
KUWAIT CITY (AP) Iraq's interim president on Saturday visited this small oil-rich state that Saddam Hussein invaded in 1990 and occupied for seven months until U.S.-led forces evicted his army, the first visit by an Iraqi head of state here in about four decades.
U.S. forces hold tribal leader in Baghdad 10/30/2004, 3:46 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) U.S. forces detained a key Iraqi tribal leader and two family members during an early morning raid Saturday in Baghdad, his family said.
U.S. forces launch airstrikes in Fallujah 10/30/2004, 3:02 a.m. PT
NEAR FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) U.S. forces launched airstrikes against suspected militant bases in Fallujah and carried out probing attacks on the city's outskirts, as they prepared for a major operation in the insurgent bastion that has become the symbol of Iraqi resistance.
Iraqi forces fire on six vehicles 10/30/2004, 2:16 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraqi forces opened fire Saturday on six vehicles, including three minibuses, after a U.S. convoy came under attack in central Iraq, killing or injuring more than a dozen people, witnesses said.

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