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Thursday  February 10, 2005

Iraqi Kurds hope elections help self-rule 2/10/2005, 11:22 p.m. PT
IRBIL, Iraq (AP) Iraqi Kurds hope their apparent strong showing in the Jan. 30 national elections will strengthen their case for self-rule and enable them to reverse what they consider a land grab by Saddam Hussein that cut into their northern stronghold.
Rumsfeld meets with troops in Iraq 2/10/2005, 11:15 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Defense Secretary Donald H. Rumsfeld on a one-day trip to Iraq told U.S. and Iraqi soldiers on Friday that Iraqis, not Americans, will have to defeat the continuing insurgency here.
Rumsfeld makes surprise visit to Iraq 2/10/2005, 8:12 p.m. PT
MOSUL, Iraq (AP) Defense Secretary Donald H. Rumsfeld arrived in Iraq on Friday morning for a daylong visit to review Iraq security forces and meet with Iraqi and American leaders. The visit was not announced publicly in advance for security reasons.
Rumsfeld makes unannounced Iraq visit 2/10/2005, 7:45 p.m. PT
MOSUL, Iraq (AP) Defense Secretary Donald H. Rumsfeld arrived in Iraq on Friday morning for a daylong visit to review Iraq security forces and meet with Iraqi and American leaders.
A daily look at U.S. Iraq military deaths 2/10/2005, 4:08 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Thursday, Feb. 10, 2005, at least 1,453 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 1,111 died as a result of hostile action, the Defense Department said. The figures include four military civilians.
Iraq insurgent attacks kill more than 50 2/10/2005, 3:32 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A car bomb detonated by remote control exploded Thursday in Baghdad, killing two Iraqis but missing a U.S. military convoy as insurgent violence claimed more than 50 lives. Clashes between Iraqi police and rebels erupted along a major highway southeast of the capital.
General: Marines will reduce Iraq presence 2/10/2005, 2:44 p.m. PT
WASHINGTON (AP) The Marine Corps will shrink the size of its ground combat force in Iraq this spring, with the Army making a corresponding increase, the Marines' operations chief said Thursday.
18th Airborne Corps takes command in Iraq 2/10/2005, 2:37 p.m. PT
CAMP VICTORY, Iraq (AP) The U.S. Army's 18th Airborne Corps formally took control of coalition ground forces in Iraq on Thursday, bringing in a new commander and staff to replace 3rd Corps, which is returning to Fort Hood, Texas.
Insurgent violence kills 40 in Iraq 2/10/2005, 11:34 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A car bomb detonated by remote control exploded Thursday in Baghdad, killing two Iraqis but missing a U.S. military convoy as insurgent violence claimed more than 40 lives. Clashes between Iraqi police and rebels erupted along a major highway southeast of the capital.
Analysis: Iraq at crucial turning point 2/10/2005, 11:05 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) With slogans declaring Iraqis to be in control, American officials boarded airplanes last summer and left the country, formally declaring a successful end to the U.S. occupation of this fractured land.
Saudi men vote in Riyadh elections 2/10/2005, 10:57 a.m. PT
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) Abdul Rahman al-Hussein voted for the candidate pledging to build playgrounds. Another man picked the candidate pushing affordable housing. Local concerns held sway as Saudi men cast city council ballots Thursday in the first regular election in their country's history.
Saudi males vote in Riyadh elections 2/10/2005, 7:02 a.m. PT
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) Male voters converged at polling stations in the Riyadh region on Thursday to participate in city elections, marking the first time Saudis are taking part in a vote that largely conforms to international standards. Women were banned from casting ballots.
Car bomb blast kills 2 in central Baghdad 2/10/2005, 6:14 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A car bomb detonated by remote control exploded in a crowded central Baghdad square Thursday moments after an American military convoy passed, killing at least two Iraqis and wounding two others, the U.S. Army said. There were no U.S. casualties.
Election deals being hammered out in Iraq 2/10/2005, 6:04 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Turbaned men in clerical robes huddle with politicians in Western business suits, hammering out the future of Iraq in backroom dealmaking. The political horse-trading has begun even before final results of the Jan. 30 national elections are announced.
Car bomb blast kills 2 in central Baghdad 2/10/2005, 3:00 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A car bomb detonated by remote control exploded in a crowded central Baghdad square on Thursday moments after an American military convoy passed, killing at least two Iraqis and wounding two others, the U.S. Army said.
Tape shows gunmen killing 4 Iraq policemen 2/10/2005, 2:32 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) An insurgent video surfaced Thursday showing gunmen shooting dead four blindfolded men who identified themselves as Iraqi policemen.
Saudi males vote in nationwide elections 2/10/2005, 2:27 a.m. PT
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) Male voters converged at polling stations in the Riyadh region on Thursday to participate in city elections, marking the first time Saudis are taking part in a vote that largely conforms to international standards. Women were banned from casting ballots.
Box: Saudis vote in municipal elections 2/10/2005, 2:06 a.m. PT
(AP) THE VOTE: More than 1,800 candidates are contesting 127 seats in the capital and surrounding villages in the first of three stages of municipal voting.
Car bomb blast kills 2 in central Baghdad 2/10/2005, 1:53 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A car bomb exploded Thursday in central Baghdad moments after a U.S. convoy passed, killing two Iraqis and wounding two others, the U.S. military said.
Election deals being hammered out in Iraq 2/10/2005, 12:45 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Turbaned men in clerical robes huddle with politicians in Western business suits, hammering out the future of Iraq in backroom dealmaking.

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