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Friday  August 26, 2005

Iraqi Shiites to submit amended charter 8/26/2005, 7:56 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraq's Shiite and Kurdish leaders decided Friday to send an amended constitution to parliament this weekend, even though Sunni Arab negotiators said they rejected the latest document. Bypassing Sunnis would be a blow to U.S. efforts to lure them away from the insurgency.
Iraqi Shiites to submit amended charter 8/26/2005, 4:46 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraq's Shiite and Kurdish leaders decided Friday to send an amended constitution to parliament this weekend, even though Sunni Arab negotiators said they rejected the latest document. Bypassing Sunnis would be a blow to U.S. efforts to lure them away from the insurgency.
A look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq 8/26/2005, 3:50 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Friday, Aug. 26, 2005, at least 1,874 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 1,455 died as a result of hostile action, according to the military's numbers. The figures include five military civilians.
Iraqi constitution draft to be presented 8/26/2005, 2:36 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The chairman of Iraq's constitution committee said the new draft will be sent to parliament either Saturday or Sunday.
Salvadoran soldier defends role in Iraq 8/26/2005, 2:05 p.m. PT
SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) It was dangerous at times, as servicemen fired their guns in the air to warn against possible attacks.
U.S. hits suspected terror base in Iraq 8/26/2005, 12:02 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) U.S. warplanes launched multiple airstrikes Friday against a suspected "terrorist safe house" in the western Anbar province, destroying the building where up to 50 militants were believed to be hiding, the U.S. military said.
U.S. commander: Iraq violence could worsen 8/26/2005, 7:32 a.m. PT
WASHINGTON (AP) A senior U.S. commander in Iraq predicted Friday that insurgent violence will increase in the Sunni-dominated areas he commands north of Baghdad, but he also said there is a growing confidence among Iraqis that the insurgents will fail to stop planned elections in October and December.
Concessions urged on Iraq constitution 8/26/2005, 4:59 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) President Bush has urged Shiites to make concessions to Sunni Arabs on two key points federalism and Saddam Hussein's Baath Party to win their support for Iraq's constitution, a Shiite official said Friday following a third extension of the deadline to approve the documen
Iraqis miss third deadline on constitution 8/26/2005, 3:19 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Fearing constitution talks are deadlocked, Shiite negotiators planned to study new proposals from Sunni and Kurdish delegates after suggesting the draft should go forward to the voters in two months as is.

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