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Friday  June 17, 2005

Iran heads toward presidential runoff 6/17/2005, 8:13 p.m. PT
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) Iran headed toward the first runoff presidential election in its history as a key government official predicted Saturday that none of the seven candidates including the favorite contender Ayatollah Hashemi Rafsanjani would win enough votes for outright victory.
U.S. launches airstrikes in Western Iraq 6/17/2005, 8:11 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) American troops bombarded a dusty border town with airstrikes and tank fire Friday, capturing 100 militants in the third major recent attempt to uproot tenacious insurgents who are believed to use the region to sneak foreign suicide bombers in from Syria.
Iran heads toward presidential runoff 6/17/2005, 7:37 p.m. PT
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) Iran headed toward the first runoff presidential election in its history as a key government official predicted Saturday that none of the seven candidates including the favorite contender Ayatollah Hashemi Rafsanjani would win enough votes for outright victory.
U.S. launches airstrikes in Western Iraq 6/17/2005, 6:39 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) American troops bombarded a dusty border town with airstrikes and tank fire Friday, capturing 100 militants in the third major recent attempt to uproot tenacious insurgents who are believed to use the region to sneak foreign suicide bombers in from Syria.
Iranian voters flood polls in tight race 6/17/2005, 4:48 p.m. PT
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) Iranian voters streamed to polling stations Friday, snubbing dissidents' calls for a boycott in the closest presidential race since the 1979 Islamic Revolution. Results will decide who inherits a long list of challenges, including nuclear talks with the West and demands for reform at home.
U.S. launches airstrikes in Western Iraq 6/17/2005, 4:47 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) American troops bombarded a dusty border town with airstrikes and tank fire Friday, capturing 100 militants in the third major recent attempt to uproot tenacious insurgents who are believed to use the region to sneak foreign suicide bombers in from Syria.
A look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq 6/17/2005, 4:35 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Friday, June 17, 2005, at least 1,717 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 1,321 died as a result of hostile action, according to the Defense Department. The figures include five military civilians.
U.S. launches airstrikes in Western Iraq 6/17/2005, 4:07 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) American troops bombarded a dusty border town with airstrikes and tank fire Friday, capturing 100 militants in the third major recent attempt to uproot tenacious insurgents who are believed to use the region to sneak foreign suicide bombers in from Syria.
Iranian voters flood polls in tight race 6/17/2005, 3:21 p.m. PT
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) Iranian voters streamed to polling stations Friday, snubbing dissidents' calls for a boycott in the closest presidential race since the 1979 Islamic Revolution. Results will decide who inherits a long list of challenges, including nuclear talks with the West and demands for reform at home.
Car bomb kills 4, injures 15 in Iraq 6/17/2005, 12:05 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A car bomb blew up outside a mosque Friday in the western town of Habaniyah, killing four people and injuring another 15, the U.S. Marines said
Iranians go to polls to vote for president 6/17/2005, 10:55 a.m. PT
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) Iranians voted Friday in a high-stakes election shaping up as the closest presidential race since the 1979 Islamic Revolution, with young people disillusioned by the theocracy calling for a boycott of the balloting.
U.S. launches major operation in west Iraq 6/17/2005, 10:44 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The U.S. military launched a major combat operation Friday as 1,000 Marines and Iraqi soldiers fanned out to track down insurgents and foreign fighters in a volatile western province straddling Syria.
Army staff sergeant charged with murder 6/17/2005, 9:34 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The U.S. military charged a staff sergeant from the New York National Guard with murdering his two commanders at a base outside Baghdad, in what is believed to be the first case of an American soldier in Iraq accused of killing his superiors.
U.S. launches major operation in west Iraq 6/17/2005, 6:22 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The U.S. military launched a major combat operation Friday with 1,000 Marines and Iraqi soldiers in the hunt for insurgents and foreign fighters in a volatile western province straddling Syria.
Iranians vote in presidential election 6/17/2005, 6:07 a.m. PT
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) Iranians voted Friday in a high-stakes election shaping up as the closest presidential race since the 1979 Islamic Revolution, with young people disillusioned by the theocracy calling for a boycott of the balloting.
U.S. launches major operation in west Iraq 6/17/2005, 5:34 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The U.S. military launched a major combat operation Friday with 1,000 Marines and Iraqi soldiers in the hunt for insurgents and foreign fighters in a volatile western province straddling Syria.
U.S. Army staff sgt. charged with murder 6/17/2005, 4:23 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The U.S. military charged a staff sergeant from the New York National Guard with murdering his two commanders at a base outside Baghdad, in what is believed to be the first case of an American soldier in Iraq accused of killing his superiors.
U.S. launches major operation in west Iraq 6/17/2005, 4:18 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The U.S. military launched a major combat operation Friday, sending 1,000 Marines and Iraqi soldiers to hunt for insurgents and foreign fighters in a volatile western province straddling Syria.
Iranians vote in presidential election 6/17/2005, 4:08 a.m. PT
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) Iranians voted Friday in a high-stakes election shaping up as the closest presidential race since the 1979 Islamic Revolution, with young people disillusioned with the system run by clerics calling for an election boycott.
Summary: Iranians vote for president 6/17/2005, 2:53 a.m. PT
(AP) IRAN VOTES: Seven candidates are competing in what could be closest presidential race in Iran since the 1979 Islamic Revolution.
U.S. launches combat operation in Iraq 6/17/2005, 1:11 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The U.S. military launched a major combat operation with 1,000 Marines and Iraqi soldiers in northwestern Iraq on Friday, officials said.

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