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Some Headlines Of Today

Thursday  October 30, 2008

Iraq gov't wants all US troops gone by end of 2011 10/30/2008, 3:02 p.m. PDT
BAGHDAD (AP) Iraq wants to eliminate any chance U.S. forces will stay here after 2011 under a proposed security pact and to expand Iraqi legal jurisdiction over U.S. troops until then, a close ally of the prime minister said Thursday.
Iraq holding thousands in secret prisons: lawmaker 10/30/2008, 1:55 p.m. PDT
GENEVA (AP) An Iraqi opposition lawmaker claimed Thursday that thousands of his countrymen are being mistreated in detention centers outside the official prison system.
Baghdad commuter rail skirts traffic, checkpoints 10/30/2008, 9:04 a.m. PDT
BAGHDAD (AP) Baghdad commuters have a new way to bypass the city's checkpoints and congested, dusty streets with the launch of a commuter rail that travels 15 miles through Sunni and Shiite neighborhoods in the heart of the capital.
Auditors: Private security in Iraq costs over $6B 10/30/2008, 4:39 a.m. PDT
WASHINGTON (AP) No one knows for sure, but auditors think the U.S. has paid well over $6 billion to private security companies who've been guarding diplomats, troops, Iraqi officials and reconstruction workers in Iraq.
Blast near Baghdad market kills 1 10/30/2008, 4:25 a.m. PDT
BAGHDAD (AP) A car bomb exploded Thursday near a market in north Baghdad, killing one person and wounding five, police said.
US commander wants better police for Iraqi city 10/30/2008, 1:04 a.m. PDT
MOSUL, Iraq (AP) A senior U.S. commander, acknowledging that Iraq's now most violent city has been neglected for too long, says that only well-trained police rather than military forces could ensure Mosul's long-term security.

The Above Headlines were gathered from various news sites.


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