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Sunday  May 22, 2005

U.S., Iraq troops launch Baghdad offensive 5/22/2005, 7:05 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Seven Iraqi battalions backed by U.S. forces launched an offensive in the capital on Sunday in an effort to stanch the violence that has killed more than 550 people in less than a month, targeting insurgents who have attacked the dangerous road to Baghdad's airport and Abu Ghraib prison.
Most Iran reform candidates disqualified 5/22/2005, 7:02 p.m. PT
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) Iran's hard-line constitutional watchdog has rejected all reformists who registered to run in next month's presidential elections, approving only six out of the 1,010 hopefuls, state-run television reported Sunday.
Romanians freed in Iraq after two months 5/22/2005, 6:38 p.m. PT
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) Three Romanian journalists and their Iraqi-American guide were freed Sunday after nearly two months in captivity in Iraq, the president's office said.
A look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq 5/22/2005, 4:55 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Sunday, May 22, 2005, at least 1,630 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.
Most Iran reform candidates disqualified 5/22/2005, 4:49 p.m. PT
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) Iran's hard-line constitutional watchdog has rejected all reformists who registered to run in next month's presidential elections, approving only six out of the 1,010 hopefuls, state-run television reported Sunday.
U.S., Iraq troops launch Baghdad offensive 5/22/2005, 4:48 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Seven Iraqi battalions backed by U.S. forces launched an offensive in the capital on Sunday in an effort to stanch the violence that has killed more than 550 people in less than a month, targeting insurgents who have attacked the dangerous road to Baghdad's airport and Abu Ghraib prison.
U.S., Iraq troops launch Baghdad offensive 5/22/2005, 3:57 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Seven Iraqi battalions backed by U.S. forces launched an offensive in the capital on Sunday in an effort to stanch the violence that has killed more than 550 people in less than a month, targeting insurgents who have attacked the dangerous road to Baghdad's airport and Abu Ghraib prison.
Most Iran reform candidates disqualified 5/22/2005, 2:15 p.m. PT
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) Iran's hard-line constitutional watchdog has rejected all reformists who registered to run in next month's presidential elections, approving only six out of the 1,010 hopefuls, state-run television reported Sunday.
A look at foreigners held hostage in Iraq 5/22/2005, 1:04 p.m. PT
(AP) A list of foreign hostages still held in Iraq after the release of three Romanians on Sunday
U.S.-Iraqi offensive nets suspected rebels 5/22/2005, 11:44 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) U.S. and Iraqi troops launched a military offensive in Baghdad's western Abu Ghraib district late Sunday and detained an unspecified number of suspected insurgents, the military said.
Most Iran reform candidates disqualified 5/22/2005, 10:49 a.m. PT
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) Iran's hard-line Guardian Council on Sunday rejected all reformists who registered to run in presidential elections, approving only six out of the 1,010 hopefuls, state television reported.
Most Iran reform candidates disqualified 5/22/2005, 10:49 a.m. PT
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) Iran's hard-line Guardian Council on Sunday rejected all reformists who registered to run in presidential elections, approving only six out of the 1,010 hopefuls, state television reported.
Shiite's aides meet Sunnis to ease tension 5/22/2005, 10:49 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Aides of a radical Shiite cleric met on Sunday with a key Sunni group seeking to ease sectarian tensions in Iraq, while gunmen killed a top trade ministry official as a spree of violence that followed the announcement of a new government entered its fourth week.
Iranian Kurds inspired by success in Iraq 5/22/2005, 10:29 a.m. PT
QANDIL MOUNTAIN RANGE, Iraq (AP) Some 200 Iranian Kurds marched in single file up an icy mountain path, carrying automatic rifles and rocket-propelled grenades. They were training for the day when they hope to cross the nearby Iraqi border into Iran, recruit supporters and reopen a rebellion they reluctantly abandoned long ago.
Romanians freed in Iraq after two months 5/22/2005, 7:04 a.m. PT
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) Three Romanian journalists and their Iraqi-American guide were freed Sunday after nearly two months in captivity in Iraq, the president's office said.
Iraq official killed; Cleric, Sunnis meet 5/22/2005, 6:48 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Aides of a radical Shiite cleric met on Sunday with a key Sunni group seeking to ease sectarian tensions in Iraq, while gunmen killed a top trade ministry official as a spree of violence that followed the announcement of a new government entered its fourth week.
Iraq releases terminally ill Saddam aide 5/22/2005, 5:42 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraqi authorities have released a top official in Saddam Hussein's former regime one of the 55 most-wanted Iraqis on the U.S. military's "deck of cards" because he is terminally ill, the justice minister and the suspect's lawyer said Sunday.
Top Iraqi official gunned down in Baghdad 5/22/2005, 4:42 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The director general of the Iraqi Trade Ministry and his driver were killed by gunmen Sunday in western Baghdad, in the latest in a series of drive-by shootings targeting government officials.
Paper prints more photos of Saddam in jail 5/22/2005, 4:07 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A British tabloid published more surreptitiously taken prison pictures of Saddam Hussein on Saturday, and Iraq's once-dominant Sunni Muslim minority sought to break out of its deepening isolation by forming an alliance of tribal, political and religious groups.
Insurgency delays reconstruction of Iraq 5/22/2005, 12:08 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Insurgents targeting oil lines, electricity plants and other infrastructure projects vital to Iraq's reconstruction have delayed U.S.-led rebuilding efforts and raised the cost of doing business in this war-ravaged country, a top American official said Saturday.

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