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Thursday  June 9, 2005

Exec says contractors didn't fire on troops 6/9/2005, 11:14 p.m. PT
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) The head of a firm contracted to destroy ammunition in Iraq insists it is "inconceivable" his workers fired on Marines in Fallujah, given that nearly all of them have military backgrounds.
Iraq president averts political crisis 6/9/2005, 8:27 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraq's president averted a crisis Thursday by promising Sunni Arabs a big say in drafting the constitution clearing the way for them to join a Shiite-dominated panel now working around the clock in a cavernous, dusty auditorium.
A look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq 6/9/2005, 5:17 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Thursday, June 9, 2005, at least 1,683 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 1,293 died as a result of hostile action, according to the Defense Department. The figures include four military civilians.
Iraq president averts political crisis 6/9/2005, 4:09 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraq's president averted a crisis Thursday by promising Sunni Arabs a big say in drafting the constitution clearing the way for them to join a Shiite-dominated panel now working around the clock in a cavernous, dusty auditorium.
Iraq president averts political crisis 6/9/2005, 2:30 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraq's president averted a crisis Thursday by promising Sunni Arabs a big say in drafting the constitution clearing the way for them to join a Shiite-dominated panel now working around the clock in a cavernous, dusty auditorium.
Security guards detained after shooting 6/9/2005, 11:04 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) American and Iraqi security guards for a North Carolina-based company were detained for three days in a military jail by U.S. Marines following a shooting incident last month, officials said Thursday, and some of the contractors complained they were abused while in custody.
More Sunnis to join Iraqi charter panel 6/9/2005, 9:55 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) More Sunni Muslim Arabs will be appointed to join elected lawmakers in drafting Iraq's new constitution, President Jalal Talabani said Thursday, a day after the Sunnis threatened to boycott the process.
Saddam trial will begin in months 6/9/2005, 9:30 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraq's prime minister said Thursday that Saddam Hussein will go on trial "in a matter of months," and he suggested the former dictator could receive the death penalty if convicted in a fair, open trial.
Sunnis given 25 seats on Iraqi committee 6/9/2005, 4:39 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Sunni Muslim Arabs will be given up to 25 seats on the committee drafting Iraq's new constitution, President Jalal Talabani said Thursday.
Military investigates U.S. guards in Iraq 6/9/2005, 3:15 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Sixteen private American security guards are under investigation for shooting at U.S. Marines and Iraqi civilians during a three-hour spree west of Baghdad, the military said Thursday.

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