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Saturday  August 20, 2005

Sunnis say they've been left out of talks 8/20/2005, 8:28 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Sunni Arabs complained Saturday they were being sidelined in talks on the new constitution only two days before the deadline and warned that their community will reject the document if it is submitted to parliament without Sunni consent.
Egypt Islamist group won't back Mubarak 8/20/2005, 4:54 p.m. PT
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) The leader of Egypt's biggest Islamic group said Saturday its members would not back President Hosni Mubarak in next month's elections, denying reports that the Muslim Brotherhood might strike a deal with Egypt's ruling party.
Sunnis complain of being cut out of talks 8/20/2005, 4:16 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Sunni Arabs complained Saturday they were being sidelined in talks on the new constitution only two days before the deadline and warned that their community will reject the document if it is submitted to parliament without Sunni consent.
Tariq Aziz gets prison visit from kin 8/20/2005, 4:10 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The family of former Iraqi Deputy Prime Minister Tariq Aziz visited him in detention for the first time Saturday and remains confident he did nothing wrong during his years in the Iraqi leadership, his daughter said.
Daily look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq 8/20/2005, 3:14 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Saturday, Aug. 20, 2005, at least 1,865 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 1,447 died as a result of hostile action, according to the military's numbers. The figures include five military civilians.
Kurds consider concession as talks stall 8/20/2005, 12:58 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Talks on Iraq's new constitution have stalled over the role of Islam and the distribution of the country's oil wealth, negotiators said Saturday. The leadership of the country's Kurdish minority said it may drop its contentious demand for the right to secede.
Uniting Iraqi army seen as big challenge 8/20/2005, 11:40 a.m. PT
KIRKUK, Iraq (AP) In the ethnic melting pot of this northern Iraqi city, the challenges of creating a new, unified Iraqi army are clear. Half the recruits speak Kurdish, the other half Arabic. Loyalties are complicated by regional ties to Kurdistan, the autonomous region to the north.
U.S. soldier killed in Baghdad explosion 8/20/2005, 7:44 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A U.S. soldier was killed Saturday by a roadside bomb in the Iraqi capital, the military said.
Young Catholics gather in Baghdad 8/20/2005, 6:46 a.m. PT
VATICAN CITY (AP) More than 1,000 Roman Catholic youths gathered in Baghdad to celebrate World Youth Day and ask for the pontiff's blessing "at this most difficult time for our country," the Vatican said Saturday.
Iraq's Kurds may drop secession demand 8/20/2005, 6:12 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Talks on Iraq's new constitution have stalled over the role of Islam and the distribution of the country's oil wealth, negotiators said Saturday. The leadership of the country's Kurdish minority said it may drop its contentious demand for the right to secede.
Iraq's Kurds may drop secession demand 8/20/2005, 3:56 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Talks on Iraq's new constitution have stalled over the role of Islam and the distribution of the country's oil wealth, negotiators said Saturday. The leadership of the country's Kurdish minority said it may drop its contentious demand for the right to secede.
Palestinian elections to be held Jan. 25 8/20/2005, 2:11 a.m. PT
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) Palestinian parliamentary elections will be held Jan. 25, Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas announced Saturday.

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