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Friday  May 20, 2005

U.S. condemns Saddam photo publication 5/20/2005, 11:15 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The U.S. military condemned the publication Friday of photographs showing an imprisoned Saddam Hussein naked except for his white underwear, and ordered an investigation of how the pictures were leaked to a tabloid. Some Iraqis expressed anger, but President Bush said he did not think the images would incite further anti-American sentiment.
Shiites stage mass anti-U.S. protests 5/20/2005, 10:14 p.m. PT
NAJAF, Iraq (AP) Thousands of Shiites stomped on American flags painted on roads outside mosques in a show of anger over the U.S. presence in Iraq, while Sunni leaders called Friday for a closure of places of worship to protest the sectarian violence many fear may erupt into civil war.
Lebanon's ex-PM won't run in elections 5/20/2005, 7:58 p.m. PT
BEIRUT, Lebanon (AP) Lebanon's pro-Syrian former prime minister said Friday he will not run or vote in the upcoming parliamentary elections to protest the country's election law and what he called "corruption along all levels."
A look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq 5/20/2005, 5:31 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Friday, May 20, 2005, at least 1,628 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 1,244 died as a result of hostile action, according to the Defense Department. The figures include four military civilians.
Pentagon condemns publishing Saddam photos 5/20/2005, 4:39 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The U.S. military condemned the publication Friday of photographs showing an imprisoned Saddam Hussein naked except for his white underwear, and ordered an investigation of how the pictures were leaked to a tabloid. Some Iraqis expressed anger, but President Bush said he did not think the images would incite further anti-American sentiment.
Shiites stage mass anti-U.S. protests 5/20/2005, 2:48 p.m. PT
NAJAF, Iraq (AP) Thousands of Shiites stomped on American flags painted on roads outside mosques in a show of anger over the U.S. presence in Iraq, while Sunni leaders called Friday for a closure of places of worship to protest the sectarian violence many fear may erupt into civil war.
Shiites stage mass anti-U.S. protests 5/20/2005, 1:07 p.m. PT
NAJAF, Iraq (AP) Thousands of Shiites stomped on American flags painted on roads outside mosques in a show of anger over the U.S. presence in Iraq, while Sunni leaders called Friday for a closure of places of worship to protest the sectarian violence many fear may erupt into civil war.
U.S. investigates near-naked Saddam photos 5/20/2005, 1:00 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Tabloid photographs Friday of an imprisoned Saddam Hussein naked except for his white underwear prompted a U.S. military investigation and condemnation from the Red Cross. President Bush said he did not think the images would incite further anti-American sentiment in Iraq.
Photos of underwear-clad Saddam published 5/20/2005, 8:58 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) British and American newspapers published photos Friday showing an imprisoned Saddam Hussein clad only in his underwear and washing his laundry, prompting an angry U.S. military to launch an investigation and the Red Cross to say the pictures may violate the Geneva Conventions.
Shiites stage mass anti-U.S. protests 5/20/2005, 8:08 a.m. PT
NAJAF, Iraq (AP) Thousands of Shiites, many waving Islam's holy book over their heads, protested the U.S. presence in Iraq on Friday after the detention of several supporters of a radical cleric, while Sunnis shut down places of worship elsewhere in a show of anger over alleged sectarian violence against the minority.
Clashes break out over U.S. occupation 5/20/2005, 6:15 a.m. PT
NAJAF, Iraq (AP) Thousands of Shiites, many waving Islam's holy book over their heads, protested the U.S.-led occupation in Iraq on Friday, setting off clashes in at least one southern city as they answered a call by a radical cleric to paint Israeli and American flags on the ground and stomp on them.
Iraq-Iran blame Saddam for Kuwait invasion 5/20/2005, 5:47 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) For the first time Iraq has joined with Iran in labeling Saddam Hussein as the military aggressor of the 1980-88 war between the two countries and of Iraq's 1990 invasion of Kuwait.
Al-Sadr supporters rally vs. occupation 5/20/2005, 4:43 a.m. PT
NASIRIYAH, Iraq (AP) Thousands of supporters of a radical Shiite cleric demonstrated against the U.S.-led occupation Friday, setting off a gunbattle with a provincial governor's security guards.
Iraq, Iran blame Saddam for Kuwait invasion 5/20/2005, 3:53 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) For the first time Iraq has joined with Iran in labeling Saddam Hussein as the military agressor of the 1980-88 war between the two countries and of Iraq's 1990 invasion of Kuwait.
Iraq PM to Demand Syrian Crackdown 5/20/2005, 3:52 a.m. PT
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) Iraq's new prime minister said Friday he will soon visit neighboring Syria to demand that the government halt the flow of foreign insurgents crossing into Iraq.
Iraq calls on neighbors to stop insurgency 5/20/2005, 1:34 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraq's prime minister called on Syria on Thursday to block the infiltration of foreign fighters trying to start a civil war. More than a dozen Iraqis, including an Oil Ministry engineer, and four U.S. soldiers were reported killed in the ongoing daily bloodshed.

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