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Monday  December 5, 2005

A look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq 12/5/2005, 5:36 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Monday, Dec. 5, 2005, at least 2,128 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 1,670 died as a result of hostile action, according to the military's numbers. The figures include five military civilians.
Former Iraqi PM al-Zubaydi dies at 67 12/5/2005, 4:18 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Former Iraqi Prime Minister Muhammad Hamza al-Zubaydi, one of the top Saddam Hussein-era leaders captured in Iraq, has died at a U.S. military hospital in Baghdad, the American military said Monday. He was 67.
French engineer is latest hostage in Iraq 12/5/2005, 3:40 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Masked gunmen grabbed a French engineer off the streets of Baghdad on Monday, the latest in a spate of kidnappings of Westerners that coincides with Saddam Hussein's trial and the run-up to parliamentary elections.
Saddam's outbursts well-received by some 12/5/2005, 3:31 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Watching the Saddam Hussein trial at home on television, Jinan Mushrif said she got chills of pride Monday when she saw the ousted leader and a co-defendant chant, "Long live Iraq, long live the Arab state."
Training of Iraq forces suffers 'setback' 12/5/2005, 12:48 p.m. PT
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) The training of Iraqi security forces has suffered a big "setback" in the last six months, with the army and other forces being increasingly used to settle scores and make other political gains, Iraqi Vice President Ghazi al-Yawer said Monday.
French engineer is latest hostage in Iraq 12/5/2005, 11:48 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Masked gunmen grabbed a French engineer off the streets of Baghdad on Monday, the latest in a spate of kidnappings of Westerners that coincides with Saddam Hussein's trial and the run-up to parliamentary elections.
Former Iraqi PM al-Zubaydi dies at 67 12/5/2005, 11:33 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Former Prime Minister Muhammad Hamza al-Zubaydi, one of the top Saddam Hussein-era leaders captured in Iraq, has died at a U.S. military hospital in Baghdad, an American military spokesman said Monday. He was 67.
Britain: Iraq pullout may begin in 2006 12/5/2005, 10:00 a.m. PT
LONDON (AP) Iraqi forces could begin taking over security duties from British troops in the country's south next year, British defense chief John Reid said Monday.
Iraqi leader urges Japan to extend mission 12/5/2005, 7:11 a.m. PT
TOKYO (AP) Iraq's prime minister on Monday urged his Japanese counterpart to extend Tokyo's humanitarian mission to the wartorn country, a day after stone-throwing demonstrators in southern Iraq demanded the withdrawal of the troops.
French engineer latest Iraq kidnap victim 12/5/2005, 6:27 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Unidentified gunmen abducted a French engineer as he was on his way to work Monday in Baghdad, police and the French foreign ministry said, the latest in a wave of kidnappings of Westerners.
Gunmen abduct French engineer in Iraq 12/5/2005, 3:40 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Unidentified gunmen abducted a French engineer as he was on his way to work Monday in Baghdad, police said, the latest in a wave of recent kidnappings of Westerners.
Iraqi Police: French engineer kidnapped 12/5/2005, 12:12 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Gunmen have abducted a French engineer in western Baghdad, Iraqi police said Monday, adding to a wave of recent kidnappings of Westerners.

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