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Thursday  June 16, 2005

Sadat's nephew says he will run in polls 6/16/2005, 8:42 p.m. PT
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) Standing a few yards away from the tomb of his assassinated uncle, the nephew of former President Anwar Sadat announced Thursday he will run in Egypt's first multi-candidate election for president.
U.S. Army staff sgt. charged with murder 6/16/2005, 8:38 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A U.S. Army staff sergeant was charged with murdering his two commanders last week at a base outside Baghdad, the military said Thursday in what is believed to be the first case of an American soldier in Iraq accused of killing his superiors.
Al-Zarqawi blamed for spike in Iraq deaths 6/16/2005, 8:22 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A U.S. general on Thursday blamed Iraq's recent spike in bloodshed on a terrorist leader condoning the killing of fellow Muslims, while a suicide car bomber rammed into a truck in Baghdad, killing at least eight police officers and wounding 25 others. The U.S. military also reported that five Marines and a sailor were killed Wednesday near the volatile western city of Ramadi.
Stakes high for Iranian elections Friday 6/16/2005, 5:33 p.m. PT
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) A wild and Western-style presidential campaign closed Thursday after a finale of street rallies and ultra-polished ads that highlighted both Iran's fast-moving social changes and how much the crucial election remains up for grabs.
A daily look at U.S. military deaths 6/16/2005, 5:28 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Thursday, June 16, 2005, at least 1,713 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 1,316 died as a result of hostile action, according to the Defense Department. The figures include five military civilians.
U.S. Army staff sgt. charged with murder 6/16/2005, 5:21 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A U.S. Army staff sergeant was charged with murdering his two commanders last week at a base outside Baghdad, the military said Thursday in what is believed to be the first case of an American soldier in Iraq accused of killing his superiors.
Al-Zarqawi blamed for spike in Iraq deaths 6/16/2005, 5:05 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A U.S. general on Thursday blamed Iraq's recent spike in bloodshed on a terrorist leader condoning the killing of fellow Muslims, while a suicide car bomber rammed into a truck in Baghdad, killing at least eight police officers and wounding 25 others. The U.S. military also reported that five Marines and a sailor were killed Wednesday near the volatile western city of Ramadi.
U.S. Army staff sgt. charged with murder 6/16/2005, 4:56 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A U.S. Army staff sergeant was charged with murdering his two commanders last week at a base outside Baghdad, the military said Thursday in what is believed to be the first case of an American soldier in Iraq accused of killing his superiors.
Al-Zarqawi blamed for spike in Iraq deaths 6/16/2005, 3:40 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A U.S. general on Thursday blamed Iraq's recent spike in bloodshed on a terrorist leader condoning the killing of fellow Muslims, while a suicide car bomber rammed into a truck in Baghdad, killing at least eight police officers and wounding 25 others.
Iraqi Shiites, Sunnis reach charter deal 6/16/2005, 2:14 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) In a political breakthrough, members of a Shiite-dominated committee drafting Iraq's new constitution reached a deal Thursday with Sunni Arab groups concerning their representation on the panel.
Lebanon opposition campaigns against Syria 6/16/2005, 1:29 p.m. PT
BEIRUT, Lebanon (AP) Opposition politicians campaigned hard against Syria and its Lebanese allies Thursday, telling voters to reject pro-Syrian candidates in this weekend's elections which will decide the face of Lebanon's new parliament.
Stakes high for Iranian elections Friday 6/16/2005, 11:55 a.m. PT
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) A wild and Western-style presidential campaign closed Thursday after a finale of street rallies and ultra-polished ads that highlighted both Iran's fast-moving social changes and how much the crucial election remains up for grabs.
Six U.S. servicemen killed in Iraq attacks 6/16/2005, 11:37 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Bombing and shooting attacks west of Baghdad killed six U.S. troops, and a suicide car bomber slammed into a truck carrying Iraqi policemen near the airport Thursday, killing at least eight and wounding 25 the latest wave of violence aimed at derailing Iraq's advancing political process.
Six U.S. servicemen die in Iraq violence 6/16/2005, 9:08 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Bombing and shooting attacks west of Baghdad killed six U.S. troops, and a suicide car bomber slammed into a truck carrying Iraqi policemen near the airport Thursday, killing at least eight and wounding 25 the latest wave of violence aimed at derailing Iraq's advancing political process.
Iraqi Shiites, Sunnis reach compromise 6/16/2005, 6:52 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Senior members of a Shiite-dominated committee drafting Iraq's new constitution reached a compromise Thursday with Sunni Arab groups on the number of representatives the minority will have on the body drafting the charter.
Eight Iraq policeman killed in bombing 6/16/2005, 6:39 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A suicide car bomber slammed into a truck Thursday that was carrying policemen along the main road connecting Baghdad with its airport, killing at least eight officers and injuring at least 25, police and hospital officials said.
Roadside bomb kills five Marines in Iraq 6/16/2005, 4:32 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A roadside bomb attack killed five U.S. Marines, and gunfire killed an American sailor in a western Iraqi town, the U.S. military said Thursday.
Freed Australian hostage in high spirits 6/16/2005, 1:36 a.m. PT
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) Australian Douglas Wood was in high spirits following his rescue from insurgents holding him hostage in Iraq, and has asked for a beer and news of his favorite Australian Rules Football team, his family said Thursday.
Iran may be Iraq Shiite govt's best friend 6/16/2005, 12:42 a.m. PT
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) Iran might be the best friend Iraq's Shiite-led government has in the Middle East even if Baghdad would rather that were not the case.

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