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Some Headlines Of Today

Sunday  February 6, 2005

Islamic radicals hunt barbers in Baghdad 2/6/2005, 11:05 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Umm Ali says militants killed her son last month for the most unlikely of reasons: He trims men's beards.
Gunmen abduct 4 Egyptian workers in Iraq 2/6/2005, 7:32 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Gunmen waylaid a minibus Sunday carrying foreign technicians to their jobs at a mobile telephone company in western Baghdad, seizing four Egyptians in the second kidnapping of foreigners in the Iraqi capital within a week. A U.S. soldier was killed north of the capital.
22 Iraqi officers killed near Baghdad 2/6/2005, 4:40 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Insurgents attacked a police station south of Baghdad under cover of darkness Sunday, killing 22 Iraqi police and soldiers, police said. Gunmen seized four Egyptians technicians in Baghdad in the second kidnapping of foreigners in the Iraqi capital within a week.
A look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq 2/6/2005, 3:09 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Sunday, Feb. 6, 2005, at least 1,448 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 1,105 died as a result of hostile action, the Defense Department said. The figures include four military civilians.
22 Iraqi officers killed near Baghdad 2/6/2005, 2:47 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Insurgents attacked a police station south of Baghdad under cover of darkness Sunday, killing 22 Iraqi police and soldiers, police said. Gunmen seized four Egyptians technicians in Baghdad in the second kidnapping of foreigners in the Iraqi capital within a week.
Rome warned to pull soldiers out of Iraq 2/6/2005, 2:22 p.m. PT
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) The purported kidnappers of an Italian journalist abducted in Iraq claimed they still were interrogating her and said they had given Rome a final warning to withdraw its troops from the country, according to a statement posted on the Internet Sunday.
22 Iraqi officers killed near Baghdad 2/6/2005, 2:18 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Insurgents in pickup trucks attacked a police station south of Baghdad late Sunday, prompting an hourlong gunfight that killed 22 Iraqi security forces and 14 attackers, a police official said.
Kurdish candidate vows to include Sunnis 2/6/2005, 12:48 p.m. PT
QALA CHWALAN, Iraq (AP) The Kurdish leader who hopes to become Iraq's next president pledged to try to bring the country's disaffected Sunni Arabs into the political process even though many of them stayed away from the polls in landmark elections.
Election complaints emerge in Iraq 2/6/2005, 12:41 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Some polling stations were shuttered. Others ran out of ballots. A provincial governor's name was left off the list of candidates. And some minorities complain it is all a plot to silence them.
La. National Guard holds Iraq Mardi Gras 2/6/2005, 12:20 p.m. PT
CAMP LIBERTY, Iraq (AP) Louisiana soldiers donned purple, green and gold and climbed onto Army trucks transformed into floats for an early Mardi Gras celebration Sunday, parading through this base west of Baghdad and pelting troops with colorful beads, coins and candies in true New Orleans style.
In Iraq, ancient minority flees atrocities 2/6/2005, 10:12 a.m. PT
AIN KAWA, Iraq (AP) For the Toma brothers, life was getting more precarious by the day. One of them had survived two shootings. Their cousin had been murdered. A CD of beheadings named them as American agents. "Long Live Saddam Hussein" and "Allahu Akbar" had been painted on their church. It was clearly time to flee.
Iraqis protest said voting irregularities 2/6/2005, 8:23 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Hundreds of Iraqis shouted slogans and waved Iraqi flags Sunday outside Baghdad's heavily guarded Green Zone to protest alleged irregularities they say prevented tens of thousands of people in Mosul from voting in last weekend's landmark elections.
Iraq discloses capture of former general 2/6/2005, 6:22 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraqi security forces are holding a former Saddam Hussein-era army general suspected of financing insurgent bombings and plotting attacks on election targets, Iraqi authorities said Sunday.
Four Egyptians are kidnapped in Iraq 2/6/2005, 4:07 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Four Egyptians working for a mobile phone company were kidnapped Sunday by gunmen in Baghdad, an Interior Ministry official said.
Four Egyptians are kidnapped in Iraq 2/6/2005, 2:05 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Four Egyptians working for a mobile phone company were kidnapped Sunday by gunmen in Baghdad, an Interior Ministry official said.
Militants threaten to kill journalist 2/6/2005, 12:13 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Islamic militants have threatened to kill an Italian journalist abducted in Iraq by Monday unless Italy agrees to withdraw its troops, according to a statement on the Internet.

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