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Wednesday  March 16, 2005

Iraq National Assembly swears in lawmakers 3/16/2005, 8:02 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Two years after the fall of Saddam Hussein, Iraqi legislators were sworn in Wednesday as members of the 275-seat National Assembly, vowing to uphold freedom and democracy. But before taking their oath, they had to endure mortar barrages and wailing air raid sirens as insurgents made their presence felt.
Iraq legislators vow to uphold democracy 3/16/2005, 3:18 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Two years after the fall of Saddam Hussein, Iraqi legislators were sworn in Wednesday as members of the 275-seat National Assembly, vowing to uphold freedom and democracy. But before taking their oath, they had to endure mortar barrages and wailing air raid sirens as insurgents made their presence felt.
Iraq war creates victors and victims 3/16/2005, 3:02 p.m. PT
WASHINGTON (AP) The scorecard of winners and losers in the Iraq war is long and far from certain.
A look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq 3/16/2005, 2:35 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Wednesday, March 16, 2005, at least 1,517 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 1,156 died as a result of hostile action, according to the Defense Department. The figures include four military civilians.
Sistani at forefront of Iraq constitution 3/16/2005, 11:32 a.m. PT
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) As Shiites ascend to power in Iraq and turn toward writing a constitution, the key role expected for their enigmatic spiritual leader, Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani, is once again a subject of mystery and debate.
Summary Box: Iraq assembly convenes 3/16/2005, 8:57 a.m. PT
(AP) WHAT HAPPENED: Iraq's first freely elected parliament in a half-century held its opening session Wednesday.
Blasts mar first Iraq assembly meeting 3/16/2005, 7:46 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraq's first freely elected parliament in half a century began its opening session Wednesday after a series of explosions targeted the gathering. The opening marked a major milestone on the road to forming a new government in a country still beset by violence.
Blasts mar first Iraq assembly meeting 3/16/2005, 4:36 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraq's first freely elected parliament in half a century began its opening session Wednesday after a series of explosions targeted the gathering. The opening marked a major milestone on the road to forming a new government in a country still beset by violence.
Mortar hits empty Baghdad building 3/16/2005, 3:50 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A mortar hit an empty building in central Baghdad Wednesday, setting the two-floor structure ablaze, police and witnesses said. There were no reports of injuries.
Blasts mar first Iraq assembly meeting 3/16/2005, 2:45 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraq's first freely elected parliament in half a century began its opening session Wednesday after a series of explosions targeted the gathering. The opening marked a major milestone on the road to forming a new government in a country still beset by violence.

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