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Some Headlines Of Today

Thursday  June 23, 2005

Polls open in Iran's presidential showdown 6/23/2005, 9:50 p.m. PT
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) Iranians began voting Friday in the country's first presidential runoff, choosing between a well-known political moderate and his hard-line rival who says the nation must reclaim the values of the 1979 Islamic Revolution.
U.S., Iraq troops kill at least 5 rebels 6/23/2005, 8:02 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) American and Iraqi troops battled al-Qaida-linked insurgents holed up in an upscale Baghdad neighborhood Thursday, killing at least five militants apparently waiting to carry out suicide bomb attacks.
Iraq PM says U.S. forces must stay for now 6/23/2005, 6:53 p.m. PT
WASHINGTON (AP) The U.S.-led multinational force must stay in Iraq until Iraqi forces are fully prepared to defend the country by themselves, Prime Minister Ibrahim al-Jaafari said Thursday.
Nuke talks stance divides Iran candidates 6/23/2005, 4:21 p.m. PT
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) Iran's stance in delicate nuclear talks with the West is shaping up as a key issue dividing the two candidates who face each other in Friday's presidential runoff and U.S. and European officials are watching closely.
U.S., Iraq troops kill at least 5 rebels 6/23/2005, 3:19 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) American and Iraqi troops battled al-Qaida-linked insurgents holed up in an upscale Baghdad neighborhood Thursday, killing at least five militants apparently waiting to carry out suicide bomb attacks.
A look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq 6/23/2005, 3:07 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Thursday, June 23, 2005, at least 1,728 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 1,329 died as a result of hostile action. The figures include five military civilians.
U.S., Iraq troops kill at least 5 rebels 6/23/2005, 1:39 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) American and Iraqi troops battled al-Qaida-linked insurgents holed up in an upscale Baghdad neighborhood Thursday, killing at least five militants apparently waiting to carry out suicide bomb attacks.
Iraq sees increase in car bombings 6/23/2005, 1:32 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A 12-year-old, his left leg missing below the knee, sat screaming on the sidewalk in a howling sandstorm as a man offered comfort. Laith Falah was buying bread just after daybreak Thursday when he was wounded by one of eight car bombs that struck the capital since dusk a furious pace all too familiar in today's Iraq. Falah was lucky to be alive; 38 others were killed by the attacks over the 12-hour period.
Looted art said used to fund terrorists 6/23/2005, 12:57 p.m. PT
PARIS (AP) Wealthy art patrons are buying stolen artifacts from Iraq and inadvertently funding terrorist activity, the director of Iraq's national Museum said Thursday. Some of the objects are entering the U.S., he said.
Nuke talks stance divides Iran candidates 6/23/2005, 11:10 a.m. PT
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) Iran's stance in delicate nuclear talks with the West is shaping up as a key issue dividing the two candidates who face each other in Friday's presidential runoff and U.S. and European officials are watching closely.
Sunni Arabs endorse 15 for Iraq committee 6/23/2005, 9:34 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraq's Sunni Arabs endorsed a list of 15 men Thursday to represent the minority on a Shiite-dominated committee drafting the new constitution.
Saudi terror suspect said killed in Iraq 6/23/2005, 7:28 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) One of Saudi Arabia's most-wanted militants was killed by a U.S. airstrike in northwestern Iraq, the leader of al-Qaida in Iraq said, and two car bombs outside Shiite mosques in Baghdad killed 15 and wounded 28 Thursday, police said.
Looted art said used to fund terrorists 6/23/2005, 7:20 a.m. PT
PARIS (AP) Money from the sale of stolen artifacts in Iraq is being used to fund terrorist activity there, the director of Iraq's National Museum told experts at a UNESCO meeting Thursday.
Baghdad car bombings leave nearly 40 dead 6/23/2005, 5:59 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Nearly 40 people died in a rash of car bombings in Iraq's capital over a 12-hour span, including two coordinated blasts early Thursday that killed 15 and wounded 28 in a central Baghdad shopping district, police said.
Saudi terror suspect said killed in Iraq 6/23/2005, 5:00 a.m. PT
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) One of Saudi Arabia's most-wanted suspected terrorists was killed by an airstrike during fighting with U.S. and Iraqi forces in northwest Iraq, the leader of the al-Qaida in Iraq group said in a Web statement posted Thursday.
Looted art said used to fund terrorists 6/23/2005, 4:40 a.m. PT
PARIS (AP) Money from the sale of stolen artifacts in Iraq is being used to fund terrorists there, the director of Iraq's National Museum said Thursday.
Saudi terror suspect said killed in Iraq 6/23/2005, 4:14 a.m. PT
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) One of Saudi Arabia's most wanted terror suspects was killed by an airstrike during fighting with U.S. and Iraqi forces in northwest Iraq, the leader of the al-Qaida in Iraq group said in a Web statement posted Thursday.
Car bombs kill nearly 40 people in Baghdad 6/23/2005, 4:01 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Nearly 40 people died in a rash of car bombings in Iraq's capital over a 12-hour span, including two coordinated blasts early Thursday that killed 15 and wounded 28 in a central Baghdad shopping district, police said.
Report: Arrests made over election in Iran 6/23/2005, 2:26 a.m. PT
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) A military figure and at least 25 other people have been arrested for suspected election violations during the first round of presidential voting last week, the state-run news agency reported Thursday.

The Above Headlines were gathered from various news sites.

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