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Thursday  October 20, 2005

Saddam co-defendant's lawyer kidnapped 10/20/2005, 8:10 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The trial of Saddam Hussein took startling turns Thursday when prosecutors said the first witness would be a bedridden cancer patient who helped run Iraq's feared intelligence agency. In the first setback, a lawyer for one of the dictator's co-defendants was kidnapped.
Reporter for British paper freed in Iraq 10/20/2005, 6:47 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A journalist for a British newspaper who was kidnapped by gunmen was released unharmed Thursday after a day in captivity, the publication said.
A look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq 10/20/2005, 6:23 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Thursday, Oct. 20, 2005, at least 1,988 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 1,541 died as a result of hostile action, according to the military's numbers. The figures include five military civilians.
Head of Arab League condemns attacks 10/20/2005, 5:49 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The head of the Arab League issued a strong condemnation of insurgent violence in Iraq on Thursday, trying to overcome suspicion of the pan-Arab body from the country's Shiite and Kurdish leaders on his first visit since the 2003 fall of Saddam Hussein.
Saddam co-defendant's lawyer kidnapped 10/20/2005, 4:57 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The trial of Saddam Hussein took startling turns Thursday when prosecutors said the first witness would be a bedridden cancer patient who helped run Iraq's feared intelligence agency. In the first setback, a lawyer for one of the dictator's co-defendants was kidnapped.
A look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq 10/20/2005, 4:52 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Thursday, Oct. 20, 2005, at least 1,988 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 1,541 died as a result of hostile action, according to the military's numbers. The figures include five military civilians.
Iraq-Egypt flights resume after 15 years 10/20/2005, 4:23 p.m. PT
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) An Iraqi Airways plane landed in Cairo on Thursday, making the first regular flight between Iraq and Egypt in 15 years.
Saddam co-defendant's lawyer kidnapped 10/20/2005, 3:29 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Ten masked gunmen kidnapped the lawyer for one of Saddam Hussein's co-defendants Thursday, police said.
Reporter for British paper freed in Iraq 10/20/2005, 3:25 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A journalist for a British newspaper who was kidnapped by gunmen was released unharmed Thursday after a day in captivity, the publication said.
A daily look at military deaths in Iraq 10/20/2005, 2:25 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Thursday, Oct. 20, 2005, at least 1,988 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 1,541 died as a result of hostile action, according to the military's numbers. The figures include five military civilians.
Ailing witness to testify against Saddam 10/20/2005, 12:32 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A key prosecution witness in Saddam Hussein's trial will testify at an unexpected session Sunday because the former intelligence official is seriously ill with cancer, officials said Thursday. Meanwhile, the lawyer for one of Saddam's co-defendants was kidnapped, police said.
Head of Arab League condemns attacks 10/20/2005, 11:54 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The head of the Arab League on Thursday strongly condemned insurgent violence in Iraq, trying to overcome suspicion of the pan-Arab body from the country's Shiite and Kurdish leaders on his first visit since the fall of Saddam Hussein.
Iraq encouraged by Saddam nephew's arrest 10/20/2005, 8:57 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The capture of a nephew of Saddam Hussein who is believed to be the top financier for Iraq's insurgents could help track down the source of the funds from abroad, the interior minister said Thursday.
Witness to testify against Saddam Sunday 10/20/2005, 8:07 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A key prosecution witness in Saddam Hussein's trial will testify at an unexpected session Sunday because the former intelligence official is seriously ill with cancer, officials said Thursday.
Insurgents torch Iraq's main oil pipeline 10/20/2005, 7:36 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Insurgents using explosives set fire to the main oil pipeline in northern Iraq on Thursday, officials said. Violence continued around the country, and the U.S. military said three soldiers were killed by a roadside bomb the previous day.
Insurgents set Iraqi oil pipeline ablaze 10/20/2005, 6:18 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Insurgents using explosives set fire to the main oil pipeline in northern Iraq on Thursday, officials said. Violence continued around the country, and the U.S. military said three soldiers were killed by a roadside bomb the previous day.
U.N. touts work being done to help Iraqis 10/20/2005, 4:17 a.m. PT
UNITED NATIONS (AP) During this summer's fighting in Iraq, the United Nations and Iraqi authorities quietly vaccinated nearly 5 million children.
Head of Arab League arrives in Iraq 10/20/2005, 3:45 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The secretary-general of the Arab League arrived Thursday on his first visit to Iraq since the 2003 ouster of Saddam Hussein, hoping to organize a national reconciliation conference.
Saddam pleads innocent, gets into scuffle 10/20/2005, 1:53 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A defiant Saddam Hussein quarreled with judges and scuffled with guards at the opening of his long-awaited trial Wednesday, rejecting the tribunal's right to judge him and insisting he is still the president of Iraq.

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