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Wednesday  October 26, 2005

Sunni Arabs join forces for Iraq elections 10/26/2005, 8:01 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Three Sunni Arab groups joined forces Wednesday to field candidates in December's elections provided for under the newly ratified constitution which many Sunnis opposed. But a group of hard-line Sunni clerics denounced the constitution and said they will not join the political process.
Top Iraqi cleric won't back Shiite parties 10/26/2005, 6:04 p.m. PT
NAJAF, Iraq (AP) Iraq's top Shiite cleric has decided to withhold his endorsement of a Shiite coalition that swept last January's general election, rejecting repeated pleas by senior politicians for him to reconsider, associates on both sides said Wednesday.
Iraqi troops get mission in hostile city 10/26/2005, 5:51 p.m. PT
HADITHA, Iraq (AP) Two months after a crash course on the basics of soldiering, hundreds of Iraqi troops have been thrown into a bitter fight here tasked with helping keep the peace and restore local security forces in this restive Sunni Arab city.
Italy denies role in Iraq uranium claim 10/26/2005, 5:47 p.m. PT
ROME (AP) Italy denied allegations Wednesday that it gave the United States and Britain false documents suggesting that Saddam Hussein had been seeking uranium in Africa, helping justify the case for the 2003 invasion of Iraq.
Sunni Arabs join forces for Iraq elections 10/26/2005, 5:20 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Three Sunni Arab groups joined forces Wednesday to field candidates in December's elections provided for under the newly ratified constitution which many Sunnis opposed. But a group of hard-line Sunni clerics denounced the constitution and said they will not join the political process.
A look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq 10/26/2005, 4:16 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2005, at least 2,001 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 1,557 died as a result of hostile action, according to the military's numbers. The figures include five military civilians.
Sunni Arabs join forces for elections 10/26/2005, 3:43 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Three Sunni Arab groups joined forces Wednesday to field candidates in December's elections provided for under the newly ratified constitution which many Sunnis opposed. But a group of hard-line Sunni clerics denounced the constitution and said they will not join the political process.
Iraq's top cleric won't back al-Jaafari 10/26/2005, 2:28 p.m. PT
NAJAF, Iraq (AP) Iraq's top Shiite cleric has decided to withhold his endorsement of a Shiite coalition that swept last January's general election, rejecting repeated pleas by senior politicians for him to reconsider, associates on both sides said Wednesday.
U.S.: Syria, Iran play 'unhelpful roles' 10/26/2005, 1:59 p.m. PT
WASHINGTON (AP) The top American diplomat in Iraq said Wednesday that the insurgency there remains formidable and will take longer to defeat if neighboring countries such as Syria and Iran continue to play "unhelpful roles."
Iraqi troops get mission in hostile city 10/26/2005, 10:39 a.m. PT
HADITHA, Iraq (AP) Two months after a crash course on the basics of soldiering, hundreds of Iraqi troops have been thrown into a bitter fight here tasked with helping keep the peace and restore local security forces in this restive Sunni Arab city.
U.S. military death toll in Iraq at 2,001 10/26/2005, 10:32 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The American death toll reached 2,001 on Wednesday with the announcement that a soldier died in an accident the night before. Three mostly Sunni Arab parties said they have formed a coalition to compete in upcoming parliamentary elections as the minority moves to consolidate its power in the political arena.
Accident brings U.S. toll in Iraq to 2,001 10/26/2005, 8:02 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The American death toll surpassed 2,000 on Wednesday with the announcement that a soldier died in a vehicle the night before. Three mostly Sunni Arab parties said they have formed a coalition to compete in upcoming parliamentary elections as the minority moves to consolidate its power in the political arena.
Three Iraq Sunni parties form alliance 10/26/2005, 6:06 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Three mostly Sunni Arab political parties announced on Wednesday that they have formed a coalition to run in Iraq's parliamentary election in December.
U.S. death toll in Iraq rises to 2,001 10/26/2005, 5:39 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) An American soldier was killed Tuesday in a vehicle accident near Camp Bucca, the U.S. detention center in southern Iraq, the U.S. military said Wednesday, a day after the somber milestone of 2,000 military deaths in the Iraq war was reached.
U.S. soldier dies in southern Iraq 10/26/2005, 5:28 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) An American soldier was killed in a vehicle accident near Camp Bucca, the U.S. detention center in southern Iraq, the military said Wednesday.
Analysts warn of effects of Iraq civil war 10/26/2005, 5:21 a.m. PT
AMMAN, Jordan (AP) Any all-out civil war in Iraq could shake the political foundations of places beyond that stricken land, sending streams of refugees across Iraqi borders, tempting neighbors to intervene, and renewing the half-buried old conflict of Sunni and Shiite in the Muslim world, Middle East analysts say.
Three Iraq Sunni parties form alliance 10/26/2005, 4:39 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Three mostly Sunni Arab political parties announced on Wednesday that they have formed a coalition to run in Iraq's parliamentary election in December.
U.S. death toll draws some Iraqi sympathy 10/26/2005, 3:56 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Some Iraqis sympathized with U.S. forces on Wednesday after hearing the American death toll in the Iraq war had reached 2,000. But others noted that many more Iraqis had died in the conflict and said they hope the U.S. "occupiers" will soon go home.
Iraq civil war could have dominoe affect 10/26/2005, 1:31 a.m. PT
AMMAN, Jordan (AP) Any all-out civil war in Iraq could shake the political foundations of places beyond that stricken land, sending streams of refugees across Iraqi borders, tempting neighbors to intervene, and renewing the half-buried old conflict of Sunni and Shiite in the Muslim world, Middle East analysts say.
Iraq hotel attacks highlight insurgency 10/26/2005, 12:58 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The vehicle bomb attack against hotels used by Western news organizations appears aimed at sending a message that Iraq's most feared militant group can stage spectacular bombings that recent military operations were launched to eliminate.

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