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Some Headlines Of Today

Monday  June 23, 2003

U.N. appeals for $259 million for Iraq's humanitarian needs; paints grim picture of country - 6/23/03 8:53 PM
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- The United Nations warned Monday that lack of security and a credible government are hampering efforts to rebuild Iraq as it appealed for an additional $259 million to meet humanitarian needs through the end of the year.
Poll suggests public unease growing about casualties in Iraq - 6/23/03 8:14 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The American public is growing increasingly uneasy about the continuing casualties of U.S. troops during the occupation of Iraq, a new poll suggests.
War is Iraq is `over,' but families cope alone - 6/23/03 6:28 PM
McFARLAND, Wis. (AP) -- Nobody asks Sheryl Leemon anymore about the red, white, blue and gold ribbons she pins to her shirt.
U.N. appeals for $259 million for Iraq's humanitarian needs; paints grim picture of country - 6/23/03 6:28 PM
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- The United Nations warned Monday that lack of security and a credible government are hampering efforts to rebuild Iraq as it appealed for an additional $259 million to meet humanitarian needs through the end of the year.
U.S.-led authority to create new Iraqi army as local police receive new weapons, duties - 6/23/03 4:36 PM
FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) -- Police got new uniforms, weapons and responsibilities Monday, and the U.S.-led central authority said it will recruit a national army -- parallel moves meant to give Iraqis a sense of empowerment and help coalition forces with the huge task of securing Iraq.
War is Iraq is `over,' but families cope alone - 6/23/03 4:20 PM
McFARLAND, Wis. (AP) -- Nobody asks Sheryl Leemon anymore about the red, white, blue and gold ribbons she pins to her shirt.
U.S. forces shoot Syrian border guards in assault on suspected Iraqi fugitives - 6/23/03 3:51 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- U.S. special forces shot several Syrian border guards during a firefight that broke out as the Americans chased a convoy of suspected Iraqi fugitives.
Soldier: U.S. Army turns away burned children in need of help - 6/23/03 3:41 PM
BALAD, Iraq (AP) -- On a scorching afternoon, while on duty at an Army airfield, Sgt. David J. Borell was approached by an Iraqi who pleaded for help for his three children, burned when they set fire to a bag containing explosive powder left over from war in Iraq.
U.S.-led authority to create new Iraqi army as local police receive new weapons, duties - 6/23/03 2:15 PM
FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) -- Police got new uniforms, weapons and responsibilities Monday, and the U.S.-led central authority said it will recruit a national army -- parallel moves meant to give Iraqis a sense of empowerment and help coalition forces with the huge task of securing Iraq.
War is Iraq is `over,' but families cope alone - 6/23/03 2:03 PM
McFARLAND, Wis. (AP) -- Nobody asks Sheryl Leemon anymore about the red, white, blue and gold ribbons she pins to her shirt.
U.S. administration announces new Iraqi army; troops targeted in ambush involving girl - 6/23/03 1:53 PM
RAMADI, Iraq (AP) -- U.S.-led civil administrators announced the creation of a new Iraqi army Monday, hoping to contain anger among soldiers jobless since Saddam Hussein's military was disbanded and to curb a rash of anti-U.S. attacks.
U.S. forces attack convoy; shoot Syrian border guards; trying to identify dead and captured - 6/23/03 11:02 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- U.S. experts are trying to identify those killed and captured when an attack on a fleeing Iraqi convoy lead to the shooting of Syrian border guards, three defense officials said Monday.
U.S. administration announces new Iraqi army; troops targeted in ambush involving girl - 6/23/03 10:02 AM
RAMADI, Iraq (AP) -- U.S.-led civil administrators announced the creation of a new Iraqi army Monday, hoping to contain anger among soldiers jobless since Saddam Hussein's military was disbanded and to curb a rash of anti-U.S. attacks.
U.S. administration announces new Iraqi army, troops targeted in ambush involving girl - 6/23/03 8:41 AM
RAMADI, Iraq (AP) -- U.S.-led civil administrators announced the creation of a new Iraqi army Monday and said recruitment will begin next week, hoping to contain Iraqi anger over desperate unemployment and to curb a rash of attacks against U.S. forces.
Blair's communications chief to testify before parliamentary committee on Iraqi weapons - 6/23/03 8:06 AM
LONDON (AP) -- Prime Minister Tony Blair's communications director will testify before lawmakers probing whether the government exaggerated claims about Iraqi weapons of mass destruction, Blair's office said Monday.
U.S. forces attack convoy; trying to identify dead and captured - 6/23/03 7:52 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- U.S. experts are trying to identify those killed and captured when air and ground forces attacked a convoy of Iraqi leaders believed trying to escape to Syria, officials said Monday.
U.S. troops targeted in ambush involving 12-year-old girl - 6/23/03 7:23 AM
RAMADI, Iraq (AP) -- Insurgents fired rocket propelled grenades at U.S. Army patrols in two western Iraqi towns -- the latest in an escalating series of attacks that included an ambush involving a 12-year-old girl with an assault rifle, the military said Monday.
Soldiers edgier, Iraqis angrier as attacks spur tighter security - 6/23/03 1:53 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- U.S. troops are quicker to pull weapons now. They keep cars at a distance. They frisk pedestrians. They break into homes to seize weapons and men.
Iraq resumes oil exports, but sabotage, looting hold up flow of fresh oil in pipelines. - 6/23/03 1:03 AM
KIRKUK, Iraq (AP) -- Iraq re-entered the world oil market Sunday with its first shipment of crude since the war, but sabotage and looting along its largest pipeline delayed the flow of freshly pumped oil -- the key to the reconstruction of an economy devastated by sanctions and war.

The Above Headlines were gathered from various news sites.

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