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Saturday  June 18, 2005

U.S., Iraq forces battle insurgents 6/18/2005, 11:24 p.m. PT
KARABILAH, Iraq (AP) Helicopter gunships and fighter jets streaked across the desert sky Saturday as American and Iraqi forces battled insurgents near the Syrian border, killing at least 50 militants in two massive offensives to stanch the flow of foreign fighters from Iraq's western neighbor.
Ahmadinejad, Rafsanjani to vie in run-off 6/18/2005, 10:19 p.m. PT
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) Tehran's arch-conservative mayor capped a stunning political rise Saturday to claim second place in Iran's presidential race and face one of the nation's most famous statesmen in a head-to-head vote.
U.S., Iraq forces battle insurgents 6/18/2005, 8:56 p.m. PT
KARABILAH, Iraq (AP) Helicopter gunships and fighter jets streaked across the desert sky Saturday as American and Iraqi forces battled insurgents near the Syrian border, killing at least 50 militants in two massive offensives to stanch the flow of foreign fighters from Iraq's western neighbor.
U.S., Iraqi forces launch major offensive 6/18/2005, 6:46 p.m. PT
KARABILAH, Iraq (AP) Helicopter gunships and fighter jets streaked across the desert sky Saturday as American and Iraqi forces battled insurgents near the Syrian border, killing at least 50 militants in two massive offensives to stanch the flow of foreign fighters from Iraq's western neighbor.
Ahmadinejad, Rafsanjani to vie in run-off 6/18/2005, 5:18 p.m. PT
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) Tehran's arch-conservative mayor capped a stunning political rise Saturday to claim second place in Iran's presidential race and face one of the nation's most famous statesmen in a head-to-head vote.
Daily look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq 6/18/2005, 4:57 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Saturday, June 18, 2005, at least 1,719 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 1,323 died as a result of hostile action, according to the Defense Department. The figures include five military civilians.
U.S., Iraqi forces launch major offensive 6/18/2005, 3:58 p.m. PT
KARABILAH, Iraq (AP) Helicopter gunships and fighter jets streaked across the desert sky Saturday as American and Iraqi forces battled insurgents near the Syrian border, killing at least 50 militants in two massive offensives to stanch the flow of foreign fighters from Iraq's western neighbor.
Chaos reigns in Sadr City despite changes 6/18/2005, 1:55 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Since the guns fell silent in Sadr City last November, Baghdad's sprawling Shiite district has been the safest place in the Iraqi capital no car bombings, no suicide attacks, roadside bombs or assassinations.
Summary: Electoral facts about Lebanon 6/18/2005, 1:09 p.m. PT
(AP) AT STAKE: About 678,000 people are eligible to vote Sunday in the northern Lebanon region for the remaining 28 seats in the 128-member parliament. The seats are divided equally among Muslims and Christians. The anti-Syrian opposition needs 21 seats to win a majority.
Ahmadinejad, Rafsanjani to vie in run-off 6/18/2005, 12:10 p.m. PT
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) Tehran's arch-conservative mayor capped a stunning political rise Saturday to claim second place in Iran's presidential race and face one of the nation's most famous statesmen in a head-to-head vote.
Lebanon to hold final round of elections 6/18/2005, 11:22 a.m. PT
BEIRUT, Lebanon (AP) Candidates for Lebanon's parliament wrapped up last-minute campaigning Saturday, a day before the final round of elections that will decide whether the opposition can end Syria's three-decade domination of the political landscape.
Palestinian parliament OKs election law 6/18/2005, 6:35 a.m. PT
RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) The Palestinian parliament passed a compromise election law Saturday afternoon removing a major hurdle to new legislative elections that were originally scheduled for next month but were postponed indefinitely.
Marines, Iraqi troops launch 2nd offensive 6/18/2005, 4:03 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) About 1,000 U.S. Marines and Iraqi troops launched a second offensive Saturday against insurgents in restive Anbar province, this time targeting the marshy shores of a remote lake just north of Baghdad.
Iran to have 1st presidential runoff ever 6/18/2005, 3:20 a.m. PT
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) Ayatollah Hashemi Rafsanjani, the frontrunner in Iran's presidential election, failed to win enough votes for an outright victory, forcing the country to schedule its first runoff in history.
Palestinians create mixed electoral system 6/18/2005, 3:06 a.m. PT
RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) The Palestinian parliament passed a compromise election law Saturday afternoon, removing a major hurdle to holding new legislative elections that had been scheduled for next month but were postponed indefinitely.
Roadside bomb kills 10-year-old girl 6/18/2005, 1:52 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A 10-year-old Iraqi girl was killed Saturday and two people were injured when a roadside bomb missed a passing American military convoy and detonated near the child instead, hospital officials said.

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