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Thursday  November 11, 2004

U.S. troops pound insurgents in Mosul 11/11/2004, 11:42 p.m. PT
(AP) FALLUJAH, Iraq U.S. troops pounded insurgents in Mosul, Iraq's third largest city, after guerrillas attacked police stations and bridges in an apparent attempt to relieve pressure on Fallujah, where American forces continued their assault on the rebel stronghold.
Rebels try to break through Iraq cordon 11/11/2004, 8:10 p.m. PT
FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) Insurgents tried to break through the U.S. cordon surrounding Fallujah on Thursday as American forces launched an offensive against concentrations of militants in the south of the city. Some 600 insurgents, 18 U.S. troops and five Iraqi soldiers have been killed in the four-day assault, the U.S. military said.
A daily look at U.S. Iraq military deaths 11/11/2004, 7:34 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Thursday, Nov. 11, 2004, at least 1,155 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 877 died as a result of hostile action, the Defense Department said. The figures include three military civilians.
Iraq leader defends assault in Fallujah 11/11/2004, 7:19 p.m. PT
LONDON (AP) Iraq's interim Prime Minister Ayad Allawi defended the Fallujah assault, saying in a British tabloid newspaper Friday that the offensive has the support of most Iraqi people and is necessary to enable elections in January.
Insurgents try to flee encircled Fallujah 11/11/2004, 5:07 p.m. PT
FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) Insurgents tried to break through the U.S. cordon surrounding Fallujah on Thursday as American forces launched an offensive against concentrations of militants in the south of the city. Some 600 insurgents, 18 U.S. troops and five Iraqi soldiers have been killed in the four-day assault, the U.S. military said.
A look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq 11/11/2004, 4:52 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Thursday, Nov. 11, 2004, at least 1,155 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 877 died as a result of hostile action, the Defense Department said. The figures include three military civilians.
Insurgents try to flee encircled Fallujah 11/11/2004, 3:34 p.m. PT
FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) Insurgents tried to break through the U.S. cordon surrounding Fallujah on Thursday as American forces launched an offensive against concentrations of militants in the south of the city. Some 600 insurgents, 18 U.S. troops and five Iraqi soldiers have been killed in the four-day assault, the U.S. military said.
Iraqi gov't warns media about coverage 11/11/2004, 2:58 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The Iraqi government warned news organizations Thursday to distinguish between insurgents and ordinary civilians in coverage of the fighting in Fallujah and to promote the leadership's position or face unspecified action.
U.S. officials probe Iraq 'slaughterhouse' 11/11/2004, 2:49 p.m. PT
NEAR FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) U.S. and Iraqi troops battling their way through Fallujah stumbled on a horrific find a small, windowless room with blood-soaked mattresses and straw mats on the floor that U.S. commanders are calling a "hostage slaughterhouse."
Al-Jazeera airs video of American hostage 11/11/2004, 2:48 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Al-Jazeera television aired a videotape Thursday showing what the station said was an American contractor of Lebanese origin held hostage in Iraq.
Insurgents try to flee encircled Fallujah 11/11/2004, 2:10 p.m. PT
FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) Insurgents tried to break through the U.S. cordon surrounding Fallujah on Thursday as American forces launched an offensive against concentrations of militants in the south of the city. Some 600 insurgents, 18 U.S. troops and five Iraqi soldiers have been killed in the four-day assault, the U.S. military said.
Iraq deaths comprise many reservists 11/11/2004, 1:54 p.m. PT
WASHINGTON (AP) More Army and Marine reservists have died in Iraq since the start of the Fallujah offensive than in any comparable period since American forces entered Iraq in March 2003.
Fighting erupts in northern city of Mosul 11/11/2004, 12:31 p.m. PT
MOSUL, Iraq (AP) Insurgents launched attacks in Iraq's third-largest city Thursday, raiding police stations and political offices and battling U.S. and Iraqi forces for hours. An American official acknowledged it could take "some time" to secure the city.
18 Americans killed, 178 hurt in Fallujah 11/11/2004, 11:58 a.m. PT
NEAR FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) Eighteen U.S. troops have been killed and 178 wounded in action since the start of the assault on Fallujah, the U.S. command said Thursday. Five allied Iraqi troops have also been killed and 34 wounded.
U.S. says Fallujah assault successful 11/11/2004, 11:22 a.m. PT
WASHINGTON (AP) The Pentagon's top general said Thursday that the assault on Iraq's rebel-controlled Fallujah has been "very, very successful," despite suspicions that many insurgents had simply fled before it began.
U.S. launches second phase in Fallujah 11/11/2004, 7:29 a.m. PT
FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) U.S. soldiers and Marines launched a large attack Thursday into the southern half of Fallujah, where insurgents are still holding out, opening a second phase in the offensive, U.S. officials said.
U.S. launches second phase in Fallujah 11/11/2004, 7:24 a.m. PT
NEAR FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) U.S. soldiers and Marines launched a large attack Thursday into the southern half of Fallujah, where insurgents still holding, opening a second phase in the offensive, U.S. officials said.
Clashes escalate in Mosul, Iraq 11/11/2004, 6:35 a.m. PT
MOSUL, Iraq (AP) Insurgents overwhelmed several police stations and clashed with U.S. and Iraqi troops Thursday in this northern Iraqi city, where gunmen roamed the streets and explosions and gunfire heard.
U.S. estimates 600 insurgents killed 11/11/2004, 6:04 a.m. PT
NEAR FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) An estimated 600 insurgents have been killed since the start of the battle of Fallujah on Monday night, the U.S. military said Thursday.
U.S. says hundreds of insurgents killed 11/11/2004, 5:24 a.m. PT
WASHINGTON (AP) The Pentagon's top general said Thursday that the assault on Iraq's rebel-controlled Fallujah has been "very, very successful," despite suspicions that many insurgents had simply fled before it began.
Two Marine helicopters shot down in Iraq 11/11/2004, 4:57 a.m. PT
NEAR FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) The U.S. military said Thursday two U.S. Marine attack helicopters were shot down in separate incidents near Fallujah and their crews were rescued without injuries.
U.S. troops find Iraqi chained in Fallujah 11/11/2004, 4:02 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) U.S. forces found and freed an Iraqi who had been chained to a wall and beaten by his captors in a building in Fallujah, the military said Thursday. The man told Marines he was a taxi driver held for 10 days.
Car bomb in central Baghdad kills 17 11/11/2004, 3:50 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A car bomb exploded in the heart of Baghdad Thursday, killing 17 people and wounding at least eight in a crowded commercial area, police said.
U.S. forces continue to batter Fallujah 11/11/2004, 3:46 a.m. PT
FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) U.S. forces hammered southern Fallujah with renewed airstrikes and artillery on Thursday, hitting mortar positions and sniper nests, in preparation for a ground assault on insurgents trapped in this part of the former militant stronghold.
U.S. troops find one hostage in Fallujah 11/11/2004, 3:43 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) U.S. troops found a hostage imprisoned in Fallujah, the military said Thursday. The man, who appeared not to be a Westerner, was chained and malnourished.
Dozens of wounded GIs sent to Germany 11/11/2004, 3:09 a.m. PT
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) A steady stream of wounded from Iraq, mostly from fighting in Fallujah, has begun arriving at the U.S. military's main hospital in Europe, an official said Thursday.

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