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Wednesday  November 17, 2004

U.S. sees Sadr City as model for Fallujah 11/17/2004, 11:25 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Goats nibble on rotting vegetables, barefoot children scavenge through garbage and women in black robes scuttle over slivers of pavement to avoid raw sewage floating down the street. As U.S. soldiers pass by, the bustle continues uninterrupted.
Iraq assessments: Insurgents not giving up 11/17/2004, 11:22 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The recapture of Fallujah has not broken the insurgents' will to fight and may not pay the big dividend U.S. planners had hoped to improve security enough to hold national elections in Sunni Muslim areas of central Iraq, according to U.S. and Iraqi assessments.
Suicide bomber, clashes in Iraq kill 27 11/17/2004, 8:07 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A suicide car bomber blasted an American convoy north of Baghdad and U.S. troops battled insurgents west of the capital Wednesday as a wave of violence across Iraq's Sunni Muslim heartland killed at least 27 people.
A daily look at U.S. Iraq military deaths 11/17/2004, 7:48 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Wednesday, Nov. 17, 2004, at least 1,214 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 944 died as a result of hostile action, the Defense Department said as of Wednesday. The figures include three military civilians.
Suicide bomber, clashes in Iraq kill 27 11/17/2004, 4:10 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A suicide car bomber blasted an American convoy north of Baghdad and U.S. troops battled insurgents west of the capital Wednesday as a wave of violence across Iraq's Sunni Muslim heartland killed at least 27 people.
Suicide bomber, clashes in Iraq kill 27 11/17/2004, 3:47 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A suicide car bomber blasted an American convoy north of Baghdad and U.S. troops battled insurgents west of the capital Wednesday as a wave of violence across Iraq's Sunni Muslim heartland killed at least 27 people.
GIs find belongings of once-missing Marine 11/17/2004, 12:45 p.m. PT
FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) U.S. troops have recovered belongings of a U.S. Marine who was once feared beheaded by Iraqi insurgents after disappearing from his unit, U.S. officials said.
Car bomber attacks U.S. convoy in Iraq 11/17/2004, 12:16 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A suicide attacker drove his bomb-laden car into a U.S. convoy during fighting Wednesday in a northern town, where hospital officials said at least 10 Iraqis were killed amid a wave of violence across Iraq's Sunni Arab heartland.
Iraqi man's slaying dominates Arab media 11/17/2004, 11:17 a.m. PT
BEIRUT, Lebanon (AP) The chilling video of a U.S. Marine shooting and killing a wounded and apparently unarmed man in Iraq dominated the Arab world's media Wednesday, overshadowing the slaying of a British aid worker who had been kidnapped by Iraqi insurgents.
U.S. scale back Fallujah air missions 11/17/2004, 10:59 a.m. PT
ABOARD THE USS JOHN F. KENNEDY (AP) American warplanes launched over Iraq from this aircraft carrier in the Persian Gulf are scaling back their missions over Fallujah while keeping watch on cities where insurgents may flee.
Apparent slaying of aid worker condemned 11/17/2004, 10:24 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The apparent slaying of CARE head Margaret Hassan by her kidnappers deepened the chill among aid agencies already fearful of operating in Iraq. In Ireland, where Hassan was born, hundreds of mourners packed a church Wednesday to pay final respects.
Fallujah subdued, but battles continue 11/17/2004, 10:14 a.m. PT
FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) U.S. Marines killed seven suspected insurgents trying to swim the Euphrates River, and militants' rockets fell on a U.S. camp on Fallujah's northern edge Wednesday, four days after American troops occupied all of the city.
Car bomber attacks U.S. convoy in Iraq 11/17/2004, 10:01 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A suicide attacker drove his bomb-laden car into a U.S. convoy during fighting Wednesday in a northern town, where hospital officials said at least 10 people were killed amid a wave of violence across Iraq's Sunni Arab heartland.
Armed group kidnaps 31 Iraqi policemen 11/17/2004, 8:04 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) An armed group kidnapped 31 Iraqi policemen who were returning training in Jordan, authorities said Wednesday, and a suicide car bomber rammed a U.S. convoy north of Baghdad, killing 10 people, hospital officials said.
Apparent slaying of aid worker condemned 11/17/2004, 7:34 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The apparent slaying of CARE head Margaret Hassan by her kidnappers deepened the chill among aid agencies already fearful of operating in Iraq. In Ireland, where Hassan was born, hundreds of mourners packed a church Wednesday to pay final respects.
Police say 31 Iraqi cops were kidnapped 11/17/2004, 6:43 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Police said Wednesday that 31 Iraqi policemen have been kidnapped in western Iraq while returning from training in Jordan.
Car bomber rams U.S. convoy near Baghdad 11/17/2004, 6:18 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A car bomber rammed a U.S. convoy Wednesday north of Baghdad during clashes with militants that killed 10 people, witnesses said. U.S. aircraft launched strikes against insurgents holding out in the southern parts of Fallujah.
Fallujah subdued, but battles continue 11/17/2004, 5:36 a.m. PT
FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) When the first bullets snapped by overhead, Iraqi civilians collecting corpses in Fallujah on Wednesday stood confused, rooted to the ground until U.S. Marines opened up on the insurgents with heavy machine guns. That sent the workers dashing for cover.
Apparent slaying of aid worker condemned 11/17/2004, 5:11 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) British and Irish leaders on Wednesday condemned the apparent slaying of a British aid worker who would be the first foreign woman killed in the wave of kidnappings that have beset Iraq.
Clashes, car bomb leave 10 dead in Beiji 11/17/2004, 4:15 a.m. PT
TIKRIT, Iraq (AP) A car bomber rammed into a U.S. convoy Wednesday as American forces battled militants north of Baghdad, leaving a total of at least 10 people dead, witnesses said.
Clashes, car bomb leave 10 dead in Beiji 11/17/2004, 3:46 a.m. PT
TIKRIT, Iraq (AP) A car bomber rammed into a U.S. tank Wednesday as American forces battled militants north of Baghdad, leaving at least 10 people dead by the bombing and fighting, witnesses said.
U.S. Marines kill 3 militants in Fallujah 11/17/2004, 3:25 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) U.S. Marines battled insurgents trying to sneak back into the former militant stronghold of Fallujah on Wednesday, killing three militants as violence continued to erupt across Iraq's Sunni-dominated heartland.
CARE director believed slain in Iraq 11/17/2004, 3:03 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) British and Irish leaders on Wednesday condemned the apparent slaying of a British aid worker who would be the first foreign woman killed in the wave of kidnappings that have beset Iraq.
U.N. official denounces Fallujah killings 11/17/2004, 1:50 a.m. PT
GENEVA (AP) The United Nations top human rights official on Tuesday denounced the killing of civilians and injured people in Fallujah, saying violators of international humanitarian law must be brought to justice.

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