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Friday  November 12, 2004

Aid agencies see possible Fallujah crisis 11/12/2004, 8:53 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraqis trapped in Fallujah face a humanitarian disaster unless Iraqi and U.S. authorities allow food, water and medicine into the besieged city, aid agencies said Friday.
Police lose control of Mosul amid uprising 11/12/2004, 8:02 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The Iraqi government rushed reinforcements Friday to the country's third-largest city, Mosul, seeking to quell a deadly militant uprising that U.S. officials suspected may be in support of the resistance in Fallujah now said to be under 80 percent U.S. control.
A look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq 11/12/2004, 5:43 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Friday, Nov. 12, 2004, at least 1,169 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 903 died as a result of hostile action, the Defense Department said. The figures include three military civilians.
Army again raises requirement for Humvees 11/12/2004, 5:01 p.m. PT
WASHINGTON (AP) With no sign of the Iraq insurgency ending soon, the Army has again raised its goal for replacing regular Humvee utility vehicles in Iraq with armored Humvees, the Army's top civilian official said Friday.
Police lose control of Mosul amid uprising 11/12/2004, 3:20 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The Iraqi government rushed reinforcements Friday to the country's third-largest city, Mosul, seeking to quell a deadly militant uprising that U.S. officials suspected may be in support of the resistance in Fallujah now said to be under 80 percent U.S. control.
Aid agencies see possible Fallujah crisis 11/12/2004, 3:11 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraqis trapped in Fallujah face a humanitarian disaster unless Iraqi and U.S. authorities allow food, water and medicine into the besieged city, aid agencies said Friday.
Reported French contact didn't free men 11/12/2004, 2:37 p.m. PT
PARIS (AP) Before the U.S. assault on Fallujah, France had found a channel for direct contacts with an Iraqi group thought to have taken two French reporters and their driver hostage, the driver's brother-in-law said Friday.
Police lose control of Mosul amid uprising 11/12/2004, 1:44 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The Iraqi government rushed reinforcements Friday to the country's third-largest city, Mosul, seeking to quell a deadly militant uprising that U.S. officials suspected may be in support of the resistance in Fallujah now said to be under 80 percent U.S. control.
Unrest draws attention to once-quiet Mosul 11/12/2004, 1:26 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Located on the banks of the Tigris River, the northern city of Mosul is a religious and ethnic mosaic that some consider a microcosm of Iraq and a bellwether for the country.
AP: Saddam-linked banks given business 11/12/2004, 12:31 p.m. PT
WASHINGTON (AP) The U.S.-led postwar government in Iraq awarded business to two multinational banks fined for violating U.S. sanctions against Iraq during the regime of ousted dictator Saddam Hussein, records show.
U.S. seeks more Dutch help in Iraq 11/12/2004, 12:21 p.m. PT
WASHINGTON (AP) The State Department said Friday it is encouraging the Dutch government to continue contributing to Iraq's security beyond the scheduled March 15 departure date for Dutch troops.
Tape encourages fighters in Fallujah 11/12/2004, 12:20 p.m. PT
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) An audiotape purportedly made by al-Qaida-linked terror suspect Abu Musab al-Zarqawi encouraged his fighters in Fallujah and said victory was near.
Marines find Syrian driver missing in Iraq 11/12/2004, 12:18 p.m. PT
FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) A Syrian found handcuffed in Fallujah and rescued by U.S. Marines was kidnapped with two French journalists in August, and has told authorities he last saw the Frenchmen a month ago the first confirmed word on the captives since they disappeared in August.
Marines hunt for Fallujah insurgents 11/12/2004, 10:39 a.m. PT
FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) Trooping past bodies and abandoned weapons, U.S. Marines blasted their way through walls and hammered open doors Friday in the hunt for insurgents in Fallujah. On the Muslim holy day, no calls to prayer were heard in a town dubbed "the city of mosques."
U.S. troops push deeper into Fallujah 11/12/2004, 9:44 a.m. PT
FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) American forces Friday pushed deeper into the last remaining insurgent stronghold in Fallujah, and the Iraqi government rushed massive reinforcements to Mosul, the country's third-largest city, where police lost control in the face of insurgent attacks.
Tape encourages fighters in Fallujah 11/12/2004, 9:07 a.m. PT
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) An audiotape purportedly made by al-Qaida-linked terror suspect Abu Musab al-Zarqawi encouraged his fighters in Fallujah and said victory was near.
Army Blackhawk helicopter shot down 11/12/2004, 7:58 a.m. PT
NEAR FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) A U.S. Army helicopter was shot down Friday north of Baghdad, and its three crew members were wounded, the U.S military said.
Marines find Syrian driver missing in Iraq 11/12/2004, 6:07 a.m. PT
FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) A Syrian man found handcuffed in a house in Fallujah is the driver who was taken hostage with two French journalists by militants in August, U.S. military officials said Friday.
Iraqi government fires police chiefs 11/12/2004, 5:31 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Police chiefs in two major Iraqi cities were fired Friday amid a spike in insurgent activity as U.S. and Iraqi government forces press their attacks against rebel holdouts in Fallujah, officials said.
Some Iraqi Christians feel threatened 11/12/2004, 3:29 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Ameera Dawoud is a Christian, but as soon as the Islamic holy month of Ramadan began, she traded her pants, fitted skirts and uncovered hair for oversize clothes and a veil.
U.S. troops push deeper into Fallujah 11/12/2004, 3:27 a.m. PT
FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) American forces pushed deeper into the southern reaches of Fallujah, cornering militants backed into smaller pockets of the city. Hundreds of men trying to flee were turned back by U.S. troops.
U.S. troops go on offensive in Fallujah 11/12/2004, 1:38 a.m. PT
FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) American forces went on the offensive against concentrations of militants in southern Fallujah who tried to break out of a security cordon, as guerrillas launched attacks in one of Iraq's major cities in what could be a bid to relieve pressure on their allies here.
Some Iraqi Christians feel threatened 11/12/2004, 1:19 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Ameera Dawoud is a Christian, but as soon as the Islamic holy month of Ramadan began, she traded her pants, fitted skirts and uncovered hair for oversize clothes and a veil.
Hardline Sunni cleric arrested in Baghdad 11/12/2004, 1:10 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraqi security forces, backed by U.S. troops, have arrested a hardline Sunni cleric and about two dozen others after a raid of his Baghdad mosque uncovered weapons caches along with photographs of recent attacks on American troops, the U.S. military and the Iraqi National Guard said.
GIs force men fleeing Fallujah to return 11/12/2004, 1:04 a.m. PT
NEAR FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) Hundreds of men trying to flee the assault on Fallujah have been turned back by U.S. troops following orders to allow only women, children and the elderly to leave.
Marines find Syrian driver missing in Iraq 11/12/2004, 12:02 a.m. PT
FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) A Syrian man believed to have been captured along with two French journalists by militants in August was found in Fallujah, Marine officials said Friday.

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