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Friday  November 5, 2004

A look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq 11/5/2004, 8:23 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Friday, Nov. 5, 2004, at least 1,127 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 865 died as a result of hostile action, the Defense Department said. The figures include three military civilians.
U.S. warplanes pound targets in Fallujah 11/5/2004, 8:06 p.m. PT
NEAR FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) U.S. warplanes pounded Fallujah late Friday in what residents called the strongest attacks in months, as more than 10,000 American soldiers and Marines massed for an expected assault. Iraq's prime minister warned the "window is closing" to avert an offensive.
Iraq insurgents call for Hassan's release 11/5/2004, 6:12 p.m. PT
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) The militant group al-Qaida in Iraq purportedly called Friday for the release of the kidnapped executive of the CARE charity, Margaret Hassan, and promised to free her if she fell into their hands.
U.S. warplanes pound targets in Fallujah 11/5/2004, 4:31 p.m. PT
NEAR FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) U.S. warplanes pounded Fallujah late Friday in what residents called the strongest attacks in months, as more than 10,000 American soldiers and Marines massed for an expected assault. Iraq's prime minister warned the "window is closing" to avert an offensive.
Annan: Offensive could hurt Iraq election 11/5/2004, 3:50 p.m. PT
UNITED NATIONS (AP) U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan warned the United States, Iraq and Britain that an all-out assault on Fallujah could undermine national elections set for January and further alienate Iraqis, according to a letter obtained Friday.
Annan: Offensive could hurt Iraq election 11/5/2004, 3:50 p.m. PT
UNITED NATIONS (AP) U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan warned the United States, Iraq and Britain that an all-out assault on Fallujah could undermine national elections set for January and further alienate Iraqis, according to a letter obtained Friday.
Iraq insurgents call for Hassan's release 11/5/2004, 3:46 p.m. PT
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) The militant group al-Qaida in Iraq purportedly called Friday for the release of the kidnapped executive of the CARE charity, Margaret Hassan, and promised to free her if she fell into their hands.
U.S. warplanes pound targets in Fallujah 11/5/2004, 3:29 p.m. PT
NEAR FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) U.S. warplanes pounded Fallujah late Friday in what residents called the strongest attacks in months, as more than 10,000 American soldiers and Marines massed for an expected assault. Iraq's prime minister warned the "window is closing" to avert an offensive.
Georgian leader vows more troops to Iraq 11/5/2004, 2:48 p.m. PT
TBILISI, Georgia (AP) President Mikhail Saakashvili said Friday that Georgia will increase its troop contribution to the U.S.-led mission in Iraq, linking the move to President Bush's re-election.
Iraq insurgents call for Hassan's release 11/5/2004, 2:44 p.m. PT
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) The insurgent group al-Qaida in Iraq called Friday for the release of the kidnapped executive of the CARE charity, Margaret Hassan, and promised to free her if she fell into their hands.
Iraqi group calls for release of Hassan 11/5/2004, 2:25 p.m. PT
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) The insurgent group al-Qaida in Iraq called Friday for the release of the kidnapped executive of the CARE charity, Margaret Hassan, and promised to free her if she fell into their hands.
U.S. warplanes pound targets in Fallujah 11/5/2004, 2:11 p.m. PT
NEAR FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) U.S. warplanes pounded Fallujah late Friday in what residents called the strongest attacks in weeks as more than 10,000 American soldiers and Marines massed for an expected assault. Iraq's prime minister warned the "window is closing" to avert an offensive.
Zarqawi group admits killing 3 U.K. troops 11/5/2004, 1:54 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Al-Qaida-linked followers of Jordanian militant Abu Musab al-Zarqawi claimed responsibility for the suicide attack that killed three British soldiers south of Baghdad, according to a statement posted Friday on an Islamist Web site.
U.N. warns of Fallujah attack consequences 11/5/2004, 12:13 p.m. PT
UNITED NATIONS (AP) U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan warned U.S.-led coalition forces in Iraq that new military campaigns in Fallujah and other insurgent strongholds could jeopardize upcoming elections, according to a letter obtained Friday.
Saboteurs damage gas pipeline in Iraq 11/5/2004, 8:56 a.m. PT
KIRKUK, Iraq (AP) Saboteurs set off an explosion Friday damaging a gas pipeline in northern Iraq, police and oil officials said.
U.S. jets strike Fallujah with five raids 11/5/2004, 8:53 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) U.S. jets struck Fallujah with five air raids in 12 hours, softening up the insurgent stronghold for an expected major assault. Guerrillas responded with a rocket attack Friday, killing a U.S. soldier and wounding seven others, the U.S. military said.
U.N. warns of Fallujah attack consequences 11/5/2004, 8:27 a.m. PT
UNITED NATIONS (AP) U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan warned U.S.-led coalition forces in Iraq that new military campaigns in Fallujah and other insurgent strongholds could jeopardize upcoming elections, according to a letter obtained Friday.
Iraq confirms elections for January 11/5/2004, 6:10 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) National elections will be held during the last week of January but no precise date has been set, the head of the Iraqi election commission said Friday.
U.S. guards get counter-terror training 11/5/2004, 3:38 a.m. PT
RAHAT, Israel (AP) Firing at attackers through a thick pall of smoke, U.S. Embassy guards from Baghdad and German bodyguards for the Saudi royal family safely escorted their charges through an ambush.
Military hospital set for Fallujah assault 11/5/2004, 2:19 a.m. PT
NEAR FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) The combat hospital on the chief U.S. base near Fallujah has set up a morgue and doubled medical staff and supplies in preparation for an expected stream of casualties from an anticipated assault on the rebel stronghold.
Suicide attack kills 3 British soldiers 11/5/2004, 1:53 a.m. PT
(AP) BAGHDAD, Iraq Three British soldiers were killed and eight were wounded in a suicide bomb and mortar barrage south of Baghdad just days after they gave up the relative safety of southern Iraq for the more dangerous mission of helping U.S. troops in violence-wracked central Iraq.

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