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Saturday  January 22, 2005

Iraq vows to protect voters from attacks 1/22/2005, 9:37 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The Iraqi government pledged Saturday it would do everything in its power to protect voters from insurgent attacks during next week's national elections, as militants announced they'd killed 15 captive Iraqi national guardsmen for cooperating with the Americans.
Iraq overseas voter registration extended 1/22/2005, 7:17 p.m. PT
GENEVA (AP) Voter registration by Iraqis living outside their country has been far below expectations perhaps due to apathy or fear of reprisals but it has shown signs of increasing, prompting organizers to extend it for two days, they said Saturday.
Iraqi official mum on al-Zarqawi rumors 1/22/2005, 7:05 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraq's interior minister on Saturday refused to comment on rumors that the top terror leader in the country had been taken into custody.
Iraq gas shortages overshadow election 1/22/2005, 4:30 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Taxi driver Raed Ali sleeps in his cab in streets that crackle with gunfire after dark, risking robbery or death to get a good spot at daybreak in one of the gasoline lines that wind through Baghdad's muddy alleys and gridlocked thoroughfares.
U.S. soldier sentenced in Iraqi's killing 1/22/2005, 4:06 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A U.S. military court found a 1st Cavalry Division soldier guilty of involuntary manslaughter on Saturday in the fatal shooting of an Iraqi translator and sentenced him to three years in prison, reduction in rank and a bad conduct discharge.
Iraq overseas voter registration extended 1/22/2005, 3:52 p.m. PT
GENEVA (AP) Voter registration by Iraqis living outside their country has been far below expectations perhaps due to apathy or fear of reprisals but it has shown signs of increasing, prompting organizers to extend it for two days, they said Saturday.
A daily look at U.S. Iraq military deaths 1/22/2005, 3:30 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Saturday, Jan. 22, 2005, at least 1,371 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 1,077 died as a result of hostile action, the Defense Department said. The figures include three military civilians.
Iraq vows to protect voters from attacks 1/22/2005, 3:28 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The Iraqi government pledged Saturday it would do everything in its power to protect voters from insurgent attacks during this month's national elections, as militants announced they'd killed 15 captive Iraqi National Guardsmen for cooperating with the Americans.
U.S. soldier sentenced in Iraqi's killing 1/22/2005, 3:21 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A U.S. military court found a 1st Cavalry Division soldier guilty of involuntary manslaughter in the fatal shooting of an Iraqi translator and sentenced him to three years in prison, reduction in rank and a bad conduct discharge.
Summary: Iraq gas crunch clouds election 1/22/2005, 12:38 p.m. PT
(AP) THE IRONY: A shortage of gasoline in Iraq, once one of the world's leading oil producers.
Iraq gas shortages overshadow election 1/22/2005, 11:27 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Taxi driver Raed Ali sleeps in his cab in streets that crackle with gunfire after dark, risking robbery or death to get a good spot at daybreak in one of the gasoline lines that wind through Baghdad's muddy alleys and gridlocked thoroughfares.
Al-Jazeera airs purported hostage video 1/22/2005, 10:27 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Al-Jazeera television aired a videotape Saturday from a militant group claiming to be holding a Brazilian engineer who disappeared three days ago after an ambush in northern Iraq.
Iraq overseas registration extended 1/22/2005, 6:05 a.m. PT
GENEVA (AP) Registration for overseas absentee voting in Iraq's national election has been extended by two days because the turnout so far in the weeklong campaign has been running far behind expectations, organizers said Saturday.
Group says it killed 15 Iraqi Guardsmen 1/22/2005, 4:33 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) An Iraqi insurgent group said in a Web statement posted Saturday that it had killed 15 Iraqi National Guard members seized this month off a bus northwest of Baghdad, accusing them of collaborating with U.S. forces.
Insurgents to release 8 Chinese hostages 1/22/2005, 3:30 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Insurgents said they have decided to release eight Chinese construction workers held hostage in Iraq, and a Defense Ministry official responding to allegations that hundreds of millions of dollars were illegally transferred to Lebanon said Saturday that U.S. authorities knew about the transaction.
Official: millions transferred to Lebanon 1/22/2005, 2:00 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The Iraqi Defense Ministry transferred hundreds of millions of dollars from the Iraqi Central Bank to a financial institution in Beirut to buy weapons but did so legally and with the knowledge of multinational authorities, a ministry official said Saturday.
Tape: 8 Chinese hostages being released 1/22/2005, 1:31 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Insurgents decided to release eight Chinese construction workers taken hostage in Iraq after China pledged to discourage its citizens from traveling to Iraq, according to a videotape aired Saturday by Al-Arabiya television.

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