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Some Headlines Of Today

Monday  August 18, 2003

Iraqi interim authority delegation in Oman - 8/18/03 10:21 PM
MUSCAT, Oman (AP) -- A delegation of the Iraqi interim authority arrived here Monday on the second leg of a regional tour aimed at drumming up political cooperation and possible economic aid from fellow Arab countries.
Journalism watchdogs demand inquiry into shooting of cameraman by U.S. Army in Iraq - 8/18/03 7:45 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Journalism watchdogs called for an investigation Monday into the killing of a Reuters cameraman by U.S. troops. The military offered condolences, calling the shooting a mistake, but said its soldiers will not fire warning shots if they believe there is a threat.
U.S. soldier killed in explosion in Baghdad - 8/18/03 7:34 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- An American soldier was killed by an explosive device in Baghdad Monday as the top U.S. civilian administrator said that attacks by saboteurs on Iraq's decrepit infrastructure and oil industry have cost the economy billions of dollars.
Tape purportedly from al-Qaida urges faithful to fight in Iraq - 8/18/03 5:18 PM
ISLAMABAD, Pakistan (AP) -- An audiotape, purportedly from an al-Qaida militant, calls on Muslims around the world to travel to Iraq and fight the U.S.-led occupation.
A look at U.S. daily casualties in Iraq - 8/18/03 5:01 PM
As of Monday, Aug. 18, 268 U.S. soldiers have died since the beginning of military operations in Iraq, according to the military.
U.S. troops rely on Iraqi informers in hunt for Saddam loyalists. weapons - 8/18/03 1:42 PM
BAQOUBA, Iraq (AP) -- Notes passed to U.S. patrols, whispers in the ear of an Army interpreter, tips hidden in loaves of bread -- these are essential tools in the hunt for holdouts from Saddam Hussein's regime.
British soldiers rescue baby from ammunition box in Iraq - 8/18/03 1:32 PM
LONDON (AP) -- British soldiers searching for weapons in a house in southern Iraq rescued a newborn baby who had been closed into a padlocked ammunition box, the Ministry of Defense said Monday.
Fellow journalists accuse U.S. soldiers of negligence in shooting of cameraman - 8/18/03 11:09 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Fellow journalists accused U.S. troops of negligence in the shooting death of a Reuters cameraman, saying it was clear the victim was a newsman when soldiers on two tanks opened fire. Press advocacy groups called for an investigation.
Iraqi Red Crescent Society has started exhuming casualties of war near Saddam palaces - 8/18/03 9:43 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Digging has started among the ruins of one of Saddam Hussein's palaces for casualties of the war, the Iraqi Red Crescent Society said Monday.
Soldiers kill journalist after mistaking his camera for rocket launcher in Iraq - 8/18/03 9:08 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- The Army acknowledged Monday that it had killed a television journalist after soldiers mistook his camera for a rocket-propelled grenade launcher.
Porn, drugs, weapons and looted goods readily available on Baghdad's streets as Iraqis exploit "new freedom" - 8/18/03 2:59 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A Quranic verse plastered on a monument to freedom carries a simple message -- God will send a plague on those who deal in drugs and spread corruption.
War brings a bitter season to Iraq's date farms - 8/18/03 2:21 AM
AL-OTAYFIYAH, Iraq -- A bountiful date harvest is one of the few good things about being in Iraq during the searing month of August. But not this year.

The Above Headlines were gathered from various news sites.


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