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Sunday  June 12, 2005

U.S. toll in Iraq pushes past 1,700 6/12/2005, 7:29 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The military announced the killing of four more U.S. soldiers on Sunday, pushing the American death toll past 1,700, and police found the bullet-riddled bodies of 28 people many thought to be Sunni Arabs buried in shallow graves or dumped streetside in Baghdad.
U.S. toll in Iraq pushes past 1,700 6/12/2005, 5:36 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The military announced the killing of four more U.S. soldiers on Sunday, pushing the American death toll past 1,700, and police found the bullet-riddled bodies of 28 people many thought to be Sunni Arabs buried in shallow graves or dumped streetside in Baghdad.
Anti-Syrian candidates concede in Lebanon 6/12/2005, 4:43 p.m. PT
SOUK EL-GHARB, Lebanon (AP) Anti-Syrian candidates apparently suffered major losses in a third round of elections Sunday to fill nearly half the seats in parliament, a senior opposition leader conceded after a campaign that led to some surprising alliances.
A look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq 6/12/2005, 3:48 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Sunday, June 12, 2005, at least 1,701 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 five military civilians.
Journalist freed in Iraq after 5 months 6/12/2005, 3:39 p.m. PT
VILLACOUBLAY, France (AP) A French journalist held hostage in Iraq for five months returned home Sunday, looking radiant and strong as she described months of captivity in a cellar, tied up and blindfolded.
U.S. military toll in Iraq crosses 1,700 6/12/2005, 3:31 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The military announced the killing of four more U.S. soldiers on Sunday, pushing the American death toll past 1,700, and police found the bullet-riddled bodies of 28 people many thought to be Sunni Arabs buried in shallow graves or dumped streetside in Baghdad.
Banned contractor soliciting Iraq deals 6/12/2005, 12:57 p.m. PT
(AP) Former executives of Custer Battles an American firm accused of stealing millions from Iraq reconstruction projects and banned from further government contracts have continued doing contracting work and have formed new companies to bid on such projects, The Associated Press has learned.
Iraq's Sunnis believe in political future 6/12/2005, 12:30 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraq's Shiite-dominated government has been in power less than two months, and minority Sunni Arabs the dominant force in the nation's relentless and bloody insurgency are struggling to find a place in the country's future.
Bodies of 28 Iraqi shooting victims found 6/12/2005, 9:47 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraqi police on Sunday dug up the bodies of 20 men who were found bound, blindfolded and shot in the head in shallow graves east of Baghdad, while eight more bodies were found in the Iraqi capital.
4 U.S. soldiers killed by bombs in Iraq 6/12/2005, 9:29 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Four U.S. soldiers were killed in separate roadside bombings west of Baghdad, the military said Sunday.
Iraq: Insurgents seeking political role 6/12/2005, 9:12 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Some insurgent groups have agreed on the need to join Iraq's political process, a government spokesman said Sunday, calling on them to lay down their guns.
Kurdish assembly elects Barzani president 6/12/2005, 8:48 a.m. PT
IRBIL, Iraq (AP) The Kurdish Parliament on Sunday elected veteran guerrilla leader Massoud Barzani the first president of Iraq's northern Kurdistan region, prompting horn-honking celebrations by his supporters.
U.K. memo said to question postwar plan 6/12/2005, 8:24 a.m. PT
WASHINGTON (AP) A staff paper prepared for British Prime Minister Tony Blair eight months before the invasion of Iraq concluded that U.S. military officials were not planning adequately for a postwar occupation, The Washington Post reported.
U.K. memo said to question postwar plan 6/12/2005, 8:01 a.m. PT
WASHINGTON (AP) A staff paper prepared for British Prime Minister Tony Blair eight months before the invasion of Iraq concluded that U.S. military officials were not planning adequately for a postwar occupation, The Washington Post reported.
Iraq struggles to draft new constitution 6/12/2005, 7:24 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraqi efforts to draft a new constitution are weakened by the lack of political experience within the minority Sunni Arab community, the prime minister's spokesman said Sunday. Laith Kuba said the process to draw up Iraq's first post-Saddam Hussein constitution will be hindered if any group is "marginalized."
Iraq struggles to draft new constitution 6/12/2005, 6:11 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraqi efforts to draft a new constitution are weakened by the lack of political experience within the minority Sunni Arab community, the prime minister's spokesman said Sunday. Laith Kuba said the process to draw up Iraq's first post-Saddam Hussein constitution will be hindered if any group is "marginalized."
Iraq struggles to draft new constitution 6/12/2005, 4:22 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraqi efforts to draft a new constitution are weakened by the lack of political experience within the minority Sunni Arab community, the prime minister's spokesman said Sunday. Laith Kuba said the process to draw up Iraq's first post-Saddam Hussein constitution will be hindered if any group is "marginalized."
U.K. memo said to question postwar plan 6/12/2005, 3:48 a.m. PT
WASHINGTON (AP) A staff paper prepared for British Prime Minister Tony Blair eight months before the invasion of Iraq concluded that U.S. military officials were not planning adequately for a postwar occupation, The Washington Post reported.
Direction of Lebanon in hands of voters 6/12/2005, 2:56 a.m. PT
ALEY, Lebanon (AP) Nearly half the seats in Lebanon's parliament will be decided Sunday in the third round of a four-stage election held as Syria continues to cast a shadow over its tiny neighbor.

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