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Friday  January 7, 2005

General warns of 'spectacular' Iraq plots 1/7/2005, 8:11 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A U.S. general warned Friday that insurgents may be planning "spectacular" attacks to scare voters in the three weeks before Iraq's landmark elections, and Shiite and Sunni religious leaders voiced sharply divergent views on whether the vote should be held at all.
A daily look at U.S. Iraq military deaths 1/7/2005, 7:02 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Friday, Jan. 7, 2005, at least 1,350 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 1,056 died as a result of hostile action, the Defense Department said. The figures include three military civilians.
6 La. Guardsmen are named victims in Iraq 1/7/2005, 6:23 p.m. PT
HOUMA, La. (AP) Six National Guardsmen from southeast Louisiana three of them from the same town were among nine soldiers killed in a single day during insurgent strikes ahead of the Jan. 30 elections in Iraq.
Army to add armor to older Iraq vehicles 1/7/2005, 5:08 p.m. PT
WASHINGTON (AP) The Army is planning to spend $84 million to armor hundreds of older troop carriers for service in Iraq.
Truck driver missing in Iraq found dead 1/7/2005, 4:23 p.m. PT
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) The body of a civilian truck driver missing since April has been found near the place where his convoy was ambushed in Iraq nine months ago.
General warns of 'spectacular' Iraq plots 1/7/2005, 4:01 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A U.S. general warned Friday that insurgents may be planning "spectacular" attacks to scare voters in the three weeks before Iraq's landmark elections, and Shiite and Sunni religious leaders voiced sharply divergent views on whether the vote should be held at all.
General warns of 'spectacular' Iraq plots 1/7/2005, 3:40 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A U.S. general warned Friday that insurgents may be planning "spectacular" attacks to scare voters in the three weeks before Iraq's landmark elections, and Shiite and Sunni religious leaders voiced sharply divergent views on whether the vote should be held at all.
A look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq 1/7/2005, 2:34 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Friday, Jan. 7, 2005, at least 1,349 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 1,056 died as a result of hostile action, the Defense Department said. The figures include three military civilians.
Insurgent admits Iran, Syria links on tape 1/7/2005, 2:16 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) An Iraqi militant suspected of involvement in beheadings and other bloody attacks told Iraqi authorities that his group has links with Iran and Syria, according to a tape aired Friday by an Arabic TV station funded by the U.S. government.
Insurgents making more powerful bombs 1/7/2005, 2:09 p.m. PT
WASHINGTON (AP) Roadside bombs, which have been the Iraqi insurgents' main weapon against U.S. troops for more than a year, are getting larger and more powerful, a Pentagon official said Friday.
Bush confident about Iraqi elections 1/7/2005, 1:55 p.m. PT
WASHINGTON (AP) President Bush expressed optimism Friday about Iraq's upcoming elections, saying they will be "an incredibly hopeful experience," despite rising violence.
Analysis: Iraq war taking toll on Army 1/7/2005, 1:37 p.m. PT
WASHINGTON (AP) The strain of fighting a counter-insurgency war in Iraq, on a scale not foreseen even a year ago and with no end in sight, is taking a startling toll on the American military.
U.S. finds no sign of missing reporter 1/7/2005, 11:55 a.m. PT
PARIS (AP) U.S. forces in Iraq said Friday they are not holding a missing French reporter last seen leaving her Baghdad hotel two days ago, raising concern that she was kidnapped. France's president suggested it was irresponsible to dispatch journalists to Iraq.
General warns of pre-election Iraq attacks 1/7/2005, 10:07 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The U.S. military expects insurgents may try to carry out "spectacular" attacks that would inflict major casualties in a bid to disrupt Jan. 30 elections and intimidate Iraqis who might go to the polls, a top U.S. official said Friday.
Roadside bomb kills 7 U.S. troops in Iraq 1/7/2005, 3:05 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraq's prime minister warned that insurgent strikes would only increase as the country's election draws closer on the same day the government extended a state of emergency and nine U.S. troops were killed, the deadliest day for American forces since a suicide attack on a U.S. base last month.

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