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Some Headlines Of Today

Monday  January 24, 2005

Five U.S. troops die in accident in Iraq 1/24/2005, 11:24 p.m. PT
TIKRIT, Iraq (AP) A Bradley Fighting Vehicle rolled into a canal during a combat patrol north of Baghdad, killing five U.S. soldiers and wounding two others, the military said Tuesday.
Iraqi judge assassinated in Baghdad 1/24/2005, 11:07 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Gunmen assassinated an Iraqi judge and killed his bodyguard on Tuesday as he was heading to work in eastern Baghdad, a police official said.
Bush wants $80B more for Iraq, Afghan wars 1/24/2005, 11:00 p.m. PT
WASHINGTON (AP) President Bush is getting ready to ask Congress for an additional $80 billion for conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan, as budget analysts prepare new estimates of the federal deficits that would have loomed even without the wars.
Five U.S. troops die in accident in Iraq 1/24/2005, 9:42 p.m. PT
TIKRIT, Iraq (AP) Five U.S. soldiers died in a vehicle accident north of Baghdad, the military said Tuesday.
Bush to seek $80B for Iraq, Afghan wars 1/24/2005, 8:10 p.m. PT
WASHINGTON (AP) The Bush administration plans to announce Tuesday it will request about $80 billion more for this year's costs of fighting wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, congressional aides said Monday.
Al-Qaida official admits to U.N. assault 1/24/2005, 8:10 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) An al-Qaida lieutenant in custody in Iraq has confessed to masterminding most of the car bombings in Baghdad, including the bloody 2003 assault on the U.N. headquarters in the capital, authorities said Monday.
Iraqi forces abusing detainees, group says 1/24/2005, 7:39 p.m. PT
LONDON (AP) Iraqi security forces are arbitrarily arresting people and systematically abusing detainees, Human Rights Watch said in a report released Tuesday.
Iraq forces arrest top al-Qaida lieutenant 1/24/2005, 6:02 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) An al-Qaida lieutenant in custody in Iraq has confessed to masterminding most of the car bombings in Baghdad, including the bloody 2003 assault on the U.N. headquarters in the capital, authorities said Monday.
Bush to seek $80B for Iraq, Afghan wars 1/24/2005, 5:44 p.m. PT
WASHINGTON (AP) The Bush administration plans to announce Tuesday it will request about $80 billion more for this year's costs of fighting wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, congressional aides said Monday.
Group: Iraqi forces torturing detainees 1/24/2005, 5:30 p.m. PT
LONDON (AP) Iraqi security forces are arbitrarily arresting people and systematically torturing and abusing detainees, Human Rights Watch said in a report released Tuesday.
Daily look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq 1/24/2005, 4:57 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Monday, Jan. 24, 2005, at least 1,372 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 forces arrest top al-Qaida lieutenant 1/24/2005, 3:58 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) An al-Qaida lieutenant in custody in Iraq has confessed to masterminding most of the car bombings in Baghdad, including the bloody 2003 assault on the U.N. headquarters in the capital, authorities said Monday.
Commander: U.K. troops had no abuse orders 1/24/2005, 3:21 p.m. PT
OSNABRUECK, Germany (AP) Three British soldiers accused of mistreating detained Iraqi civilians had no orders to carry out abuse, their former commander testified Monday.
Al-Sistani's ticket likely to lead in Iraq 1/24/2005, 2:28 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The candidate list endorsed by Iraq's top Shiite cleric is likely to emerge as the dominant political group in Sunday's election. But his followers said Monday they aren't looking to create a cleric-led Islamic state, and expectations are they won't be strong enough to govern on their own.
Iraq forces arrest top al-Qaida lieutenant 1/24/2005, 1:20 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A suicide driver detonated a car bomb outside the prime minister's party headquarters Monday, injuring 10 people in a blast claimed by the al-Qaida affiliate in Iraq. Authorities, meanwhile, announced the arrest of an al-Qaida figure allegedly behind most car bombings in Baghdad and linked to the 2003 attack on the U.N. compound.
Saudi clerics point militants toward Iraq 1/24/2005, 11:07 a.m. PT
LONDON (AP) Fundamentalist Islamic leaders in Saudi Arabia are telling militants intent on fighting "infidels" to join the insurgency in Iraq instead of taking up Osama bin Laden's call to oust the Saudi royal family at home, say Saudi dissidents who monitor theological edicts coming out of the kingdom.
Baghdad fighting thwarts Jordanian flights 1/24/2005, 9:09 a.m. PT
AMMAN, Jordan (AP) Heavy fighting outside Baghdad International Airport prevented two Jordanian passenger planes from landing Monday, the airline spokesman said.
Shiite Grand Ayatollah key in Iraq vote 1/24/2005, 8:00 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Thousands of election posters bearing his image are plastered on walls, concrete blast barriers, shop and car windows. His name comes up in almost any conversation about next Sunday's historic vote. Many say they'll vote just because he's said they should.
U.K. commander denies ordering abuse 1/24/2005, 7:56 a.m. PT
OSNABRUECK, Germany (AP) Three British soldiers accused of mistreating detained Iraqi civilians were acting outside an order to put looters to work, their commander testified Monday at their court-martial.
Iraq forces arrest 'lethal' al-Qaida aide 1/24/2005, 7:43 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraqi security forces have arrested the "most lethal" top lieutenant of al-Qaida's leader in Iraq a man allegedly behind most of the car bombings in Baghdad since the U.S.-led invasion, including the 2003 assault on U.N. headquarters that killed 22 people, the prime minister's office said Monday.
Baghdad fighting thwarts Jordanian flights 1/24/2005, 7:10 a.m. PT
AMMAN, Jordan (AP) Heavy fighting outside Baghdad International Airport prevented two flights for Jordan's national carrier from landing Monday, the airline spokesman said.
Iraq forces arrest top al-Qaida lieutenant 1/24/2005, 6:15 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A suicide driver detonated a car bomb outside the prime minister's party headquarters Monday, injuring at least 10 people in a blast claimed by the al-Qaida affiliate in Iraq. Authorities, meanwhile, announced the arrest of an al-Qaida figure allegedly behind the vast majority of the car bombings in Baghdad.
Iraq forces arrest top al-Qaida lieutenant 1/24/2005, 5:52 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraqi security forces have arrested the "most lethal" top lieutenant of al-Qaida's leader in Iraq a man allegedly behind 75 percent of the car bombings in Baghdad since the U.S.-led invasion, the prime minister's office said Monday.
Iraq forces arrest top al-Qaida lieutenant 1/24/2005, 5:44 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraqi security forces have arrested a top lieutenant of al-Qaida's leader in Iraq who was behind 75 percent car bombings in Baghdad, the prime minister's office said Monday.
Shiites don't envision Iraq Islamic state 1/24/2005, 4:18 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Leaders of the mostly Shiite Muslim ticket said Monday they have no intention of establishing an Iranian-style Islamic state in Iraq if they sweep next weekend's national elections.
Bomber strikes near Iraqi leader's HQ 1/24/2005, 3:49 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A suicide driver detonated a car bomb outside the Iraqi prime minister's party headquarters in Baghdad on Monday, injuring at least 10 people. The al-Qaida affiliate in Iraq claimed responsibility a day after its leader declared all-out war on democracy.
Eight former Chinese hostages to fly home 1/24/2005, 3:09 a.m. PT
AMMAN, Jordan (AP) Eight Chinese workers freed by Iraqi kidnappers were scheduled to fly to Jordan then head home to China on Tuesday, said a Chinese diplomat in the Jordanian capital.
Bomber strikes near Iraqi premier's HQ 1/23/2005, 11:36 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A suicide car bomber struck near the Iraqi prime minister's party headquarters on Monday, injuring at least 10 people, police and hospital officials said.

The Above Headlines were gathered from various news sites.

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