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Thursday  April 28, 2005

U.S., insurgents compete to win informants 4/28/2005, 10:50 p.m. PT
CAMP COOK, Iraq (AP) After a civilian helicopter crashed near this U.S. military base and insurgents claimed to have murdered its only survivor, U.S. forces announced what they described as a breakthrough in the case: Tips from Iraqis that led to the arrests of 10 suspects.
Iraqi parliament OKs elected government 4/28/2005, 8:15 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraq's National Assembly on Thursday approved the country's first democratically elected government, a Shiite-dominated body that excludes the Sunni minority from meaningful positions and could hamper efforts to dampen the deadly insurgency.
Iraqi parliament OKs elected government 4/28/2005, 6:36 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraq's National Assembly on Thursday approved the country's first democratically elected government, a Shiite-dominated body that excludes the Sunni minority from meaningful positions and could hamper efforts to dampen the deadly insurgency.
Iraqi parliament OKs elected government 4/28/2005, 4:32 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraq's National Assembly on Thursday approved the country's first democratically elected government, a Shiite-dominated body that excludes the Sunni minority from meaningful positions and could hamper efforts to dampen the deadly insurgency.
Iraq's new Cabinet 4/28/2005, 4:06 p.m. PT
(AP) Here is a list of the 37-member Cabinet approved in Iraq on Thursday. Seven posts remain undecided.
Chalabi named deputy prime minister of Iraq 4/28/2005, 3:19 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Thwarted in his bid to be Iraq's leader, one-time Pentagon favorite Ahmad Chalabi has nevertheless captured a key position in the new government a deputy prime minister's spot and temporary control of the lucrative oil ministry.
Web video said to show killing of Sudanese 4/28/2005, 2:36 p.m. PT
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) An Iraqi militant group claimed Thursday to have shot dead six Sudanese truck drivers whom it kidnapped, according to an Internet posting.
A look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq 4/28/2005, 2:19 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Thursday, April 28, 2005, at least 1,571 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 1,199 died as a result of hostile action, according to the Defense Department. The figures include four military civilians.
Iraq's parliament OKs partial Cabinet 4/28/2005, 1:47 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraq's interim National Assembly approved a Cabinet lineup on Thursday after nearly three months of political wrangling, laying the groundwork for the first elected government since Saddam Hussein's ouster to take power soon.
Sunni representation low in Iraqi gov't 4/28/2005, 1:27 p.m. PT
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) In the end it was the demands of hard politics that kept most minority Sunnis out of Iraq's new government. And that could spur an escalation in the country's bloody insurgency.
Summary: Top 5 Iraqi Cabinet ministers 4/28/2005, 10:34 a.m. PT
(AP) Ibrahim al-Jaafari: prime minister, acting defense minister. Al-Jaafari, 57, is a senior figure in the Shiite Dawa Party, which ran one of the main Iraqi armed groups that tried to topple Saddam Hussein's Baath regime. He fled to Iran in 1980, then to Syria and finally to Britain. After Saddam's fall he was appointed to the Iraqi Governing Council. Educated as a physician, he worked as a doctor in his hometown, Karbala.
Summary: Top 5 Iraqi Cabinet ministers 4/28/2005, 7:45 a.m. PT
(AP) Ibrahim al-Jaafari: prime minister, acting defense minister.
Iraq's parliament OKs a partial Cabinet 4/28/2005, 7:16 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) After nearly three months of political wrangling, Iraq's interim National Assembly approved a partial Cabinet Thursday, ushering in the country's first elected government since the fall of Saddam Hussein and raising hopes for an end to the insurgency.
Iraq's parliament OKs a partial Cabinet 4/28/2005, 4:41 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The interim National Assembly approved a partial Cabinet on Thursday, breaking months of deadlock and political wrangling. But disputes remained over key ministry positions and two deputy prime minister slots.
Insurgent attacks kill one Iraqi official 4/28/2005, 12:21 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A suicide car bomb exploded near an Iraqi army checkpoint on Thursday, wounding four Iraqi soldiers, three U.S. soldiers and seven Iraqi civilians, the American military said.

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