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March 20 2005
 

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Rumsfeld blames Turkey for Iraq unrest
Melbourne Herald Sun – Australia
US Defence Secretary Donald Rumsfeld today hailed the liberation of Iraq and its moves toward democracy on the two-year anniversary of the US-led invasion …

www.theaustralian.news.com.au/common/story_page/
0,5744,12610149%255E1702,00.html

45 dead in Iraq unrest
Australian – Australia
AT least 45 people have died in violence in Iraq, including a US soldier, as Washington defended its decision to lead an invasion exactly two years ago amid …

abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory?id=598122
Iraq, Jordan Pull Envoys From Countries
ABC News – USA
… BAGHDAD, Iraq Mar 20, 2005 — Iraq and Jordan engaged in a tit-for-tat withdrawal of ambassadors Sunday in a growing dispute over Shiite Muslim claims that …

www.boston.com/dailynews/079/world/In_diplomatic_tit_for_tat_Iraq:.shtml
In diplomatic tit-for-tat, Iraq and Jordan pull ambassadors, al …
Boston Globe – USA
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraq and Jordan engaged in a tit-for-tat withdrawal of ambassadors Sunday in a growing dispute over Shiite Muslim claims that Amman is …

finance.news.com.au/story/0,10166,12609979-23109,00.html
Iraq fighting leaves 21 dead
NEWS.com.au – Australia
AT least 21 people have been killed, including a US soldier, in attacks mainly targeting Iraq’s security forces as Washington defended its decision to lead the …

www.channelnewsasia.com/stories/afp_world/view/138394/1/.html
Rumsfeld hails Iraq’s liberation; regrets Turkey ‘blocked’ …
Channel News Asia – Singapore
WASHINGTON : US Defense Donald Rumsfeld hailed the liberation of Iraq and its moves toward democracy on the two year anniversary of the US-led invasion of the …

www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/politics/wire/sns-ap-us
-iraq-opinion,1,7370371.story?coll=sns-ap-politics-headlines

Polls: US Troops Should Remain in Iraq
Los Angeles Times (subscription) – CA,USA
Recent public opinion on Iraq suggests two basic findings: A majority of people are generally unhappy with President Bush’s handling of Iraq and they are …

www.mercurynews.com/mld/mercurynews/
news/special_packages/iraq/11187165.htm

War protesters gather on second anniversary of attack on Iraq
San Jose Mercury News – USA
– James McMillan stood in the rain at a busy Jefferson County intersection, protesting the fighting in Iraq and feeling like he had made a difference. …

news.xinhuanet.com/english/2005-03/21/content_2722078.htm
US protesters hold anti-Iraq war demonstrations
Xinhua – China
WASHINGTON, March 20 (Xinhuanet) — The two-year anniversary of the US-led invasion of Iraq on Saturday has witnessed relatively small anti-war demonstrations …

www.aljazeera.com/cgi-bin/news_service/middle_east_full_story.asp?service_id=7531
On Iraq wars 2nd anniversary, Bush says invasion made the US safe
Aljazeera.com – London,UK
On the second anniversary of the US-led invasion of Iraq, the American President George W. Bush says that the war has made America safer, and inspired movement …

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story.asp?category=1107&slug=Iraq%20Jordan

Iraq recalls ambassador to Jordan
Seattle Post Intelligencer – USA
BAGHDAD, Iraq — Iraq said Sunday it was temporarily recalling its ambassador to Jordan amid growing tensions between the two countries. …

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Bush stands by Iraq force
Melbourne Herald Sun – Australia
US President George W. Bush defended his decision to order the invasion of Iraq two years ago, hailing the campaign as a landmark event in the history of …

www.usatoday.com/news/world/iraq/2005-03-20-iraq-attacks_x.htm
Violence continues around Iraq
USA Today – USA
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) — Insurgents targeted Iraqi security forces and government buildings with gunfire, suicide bomb attacks and mortar rounds Sunday, leaving …

www.cnn.com/2005/WORLD/meast/03/20/iraq.main/
Iraq suicide bomber kills 3 in Mosul
CNN – USA
BAGHDAD, Iraq (CNN) — A suicide bomber attacked police headquarters in Mosul, Iraq, on Sunday, killing three people, including city’s anti-corruption chief …

news.xinhuanet.com/english/2005-03/20/content_2721301.htm
UK troops in Iraq supplied with blank ammunition: report
Xinhua – China
LONDON, March 20 (Xinhuanet) — British troops in Iraq have been supplied with blank rounds instead of live ammunition during the occupation of Iraq, the …

www.guardian.co.uk/worldlatest/story/0,1280,-4879090,00.html
Five Iraq Police Die in Militant Strikes
Guardian – UK
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) – Insurgents targeted Iraqi security forces and government buildings with gunfire, suicide bomb attacks and mortar rounds Sunday, leaving at …

www.zaman.com/?bl=international&alt=&hn=17637
Bush Claims War in Iraq ‘Inspiring Democratic Reformers’
Zaman Online – Istanbul,Turkey
US President George W. Bush on the 2nd anniversary of the start of the war in Iraq claimed that military victory against Saddam Hussein was “inspiring …

www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2005/03/20/BUGMGBS0MB1.DTL
Rebuilding Iraq a big, slow job
San Francisco Chronicle – USA
… Billed as the largest such effort since the Marshall Plan, Iraq’s $18.4 billion reconstruction continues in slow steps, taken under armed guard. …

www.aljazeera.com/cgi-bin/news_service/middle_east_full_story.asp?service_id=7511
MI6 chief informed Blair case for Iraq war was
Aljazeera.com – London,UK
… documentary show Panorama, Prime Minister Tony Blair was informed by the head of Britain’s foreign intelligence agency that the case for war in Iraq was being …

www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A50820-2005Mar20.html
Iraq Militants Kill Five Police Officers
Washington Post – USA
BAGHDAD, Iraq – Militants killed five police officers – including a police commissioner – on Saturday, the second anniversary of the US-led invasion of Iraq …

www.aljazeera.com/cgi-bin/conspiracy_theory/fullstory.asp?id=204
US plans for Iraq’s oil set out before the war
Aljazeera.com – London,UK
The Bush administration drew up plans for war on Iraq and for the country’s oil long before the September 11th attacks, which resulted in sparking a policy …

www.newkerala.com/news-daily/news/features.php?action=fullnews&id=88184
Bush defends Iraq war
New Kerala – Ernakulam,Kerala,India
[World News]: Washington, Mar 19 : President George W Bush has defended his decision to invade Iraq as advancing the cause of freedom and democracy, on the …

www.newkerala.com/news-daily/news/features.php?action=fullnews&id=88172
British troops may replace Italians in Iraq
New Kerala – Ernakulam,Kerala,India
[World News]: London, March 19 : The British army has said that its has the capacity to replace Italian troops in Iraq if they were to withdraw from the war …

www.boston.com/news/world/articles/2005/03/20/bush_
says_us_victory_in_iraq_felt_from_beirut_to_tehran

Bush says US victory in Iraq felt ‘from Beirut to Tehran’
Boston Globe – USA
WACO, Texas — The US military victory against Saddam Hussein’s regime in Iraq gets the credit for ‘’inspiring democratic reformers from Beirut to Tehran …

seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/nationworld/2002213701_bush20.html
Iraq inspiring others, Bush says
Seattle Times – USA
By Michael A. Fletcher. CRAWFORD, Tex. — Two years after initiating war against Saddam Hussein, President Bush said yesterday that Iraq has become a new ally …

www.kansascity.com/mld/kansascity/news/world/11181817.htm
Iraq police attacked on war’s anniversary
Kansas City Star – MO,USA
BAGHDAD, Iraq — Militants killed five police officers — including a police commissioner — Saturday, the second anniversary of the US-led invasion of Iraq …

seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/localnews/2002213805_rally20m.html
Thousands rally to protest Iraq war
Seattle Times – USA
… any proud mother. But how could she reconcile her loyalty to the armed forces with her disdain for the Iraq war? For months, she …

www.deccanherald.com/deccanherald/mar202005/i15.asp
Thousands protest in NY on Iraq war anniversary
Deccan Herald – Bangalore,India
… as thousands of anti-war demonstrators, some carrying flag-draped coffins, marched in New York to mark the second anniversary of the US-led invasion of Iraq. …

www.voanews.com/english/2005-03-20-voa3.cfm
Bush Defends Iraq War, Europeans Protest US-led Occupation
Voice of America – USA
By Serena Parker. Two years to the day after the start of the US led invasion of Iraq, President Bush defended his decision to go to war. …

www.chron.com/cs/CDA/ssistory.mpl/world/3093603
Random violence growing in Iraq
Houston Chronicle – USA
BAGHDAD, IRAQ – It’s been more than a month since Hassan Hadi watched as his co-workers were executed one by one at the Happiness Bakery, and he can’t stop …

news.xinhuanet.com/english/2005-03/20/content_2719680.htm
Anti-war protesters hit streets in US, Europe on Iraq war …
Xinhua – China
… war protesters took to the streets in the United States and Europe on Saturday, to commemorate the second anniversary of the US-led invasion of Iraq and to …

www.dailytimes.com.pk/default.asp?page=story_20-3-2005_pg4_8
Britain has capacity to replace Italian troops in Iraq
Daily Times – Pakistan
LONDON: The head of the British army has said that Britain has the capacity to help replace Italian troops in Iraq were they to pull out of the country, The …

www.taipeitimes.com/News/world/archives/2005/03/20/2003247042
Dutch man on trial for involvement in 1980s Iraq genocide
Taipei Times – Taiwan
… The defense said that Van Anraat did not know what Iraq intended to do with the materials he provided, and that he stopped shipments to Iraq after the Halabja …

english.people.com.cn/200503/20/eng20050320_177502.html
Protesters demonstrate in New York to mark anniversary of Iraq war
People’s Daily Online – Beijing,China
New Yorkers marked the second anniversary of US invasion of Iraq on Saturday with a variety of protests, ranging from rallies, marches, candle vigils and …

www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A50249-2005Mar19.html
Bush Hails Iraq as Ally Against Terror
Washington Post – USA
CRAWFORD, Tex., March 19 — Two years after initiating war against Iraq, President Bush said that the nation has become a new ally in the war on terrorism …

www.khaleejtimes.com/DisplayArticle.asp?xfile=data/todaysfeatures/
2005/March/todaysfeatures_March41.xml&section=todaysfeatures

Saudi soldier’s journey to death in Iraq
Khaleej Times – Dubai,United Arab Emirates
… Arabia – Six months ago sergeant Mahmoud al-Harithi resigned from the Saudi military, said goodbye to his wife and two children, and left home for jihad in Iraq …

news.bostonherald.com/opinion/view.bg?articleid=74187
Winning Iraq war made us safer
Boston Herald – USA
On the anniversary of the Iraq invasion, it would be a pleasant surprise to see a bit of national pride expressed in all that has been accomplished in the …

www.abc.net.au/news/newsitems/200503/s1327543.htm
Australians reiterate opposition to Iraq war
ABC Online – Australia
Australians across the country are holding rallies to demonstrate their continued opposition to the Iraq war, which began two years ago. …

www.khaleejtimes.com/DisplayArticle.asp?xfile=data/focusoniraq/
2005/March/focusoniraq_March105.xml&section=focusoniraq

Intelligence chief told Blair that US “fixed” case for Iraq …
Khaleej Times – Dubai,United Arab Emirates
LONDON – The head of Britain’s foreign intelligence agency told Prime Minister Tony Blair that the case for war in Iraq was being “fixed” by Washington …

IRAQ war rumbles on after two years
Age (subscription) – Melbourne,Victoria,Australia
Iraq’s newly elected Shi’ite and Kurdish leaders marked the March 19, 2003,
start of the war with a deal to form a government by the end of the month,
when …
www.theage.com.au/news/Breaking-News/Iraq-war-rumbles
-on-after-two-years/2005/03/20/1111253856716.html

PROTESTS in US, Europe as Bush defends Iraq war
China Daily – China
Thousands of protesters against the war on Iraq marched in Europe and the
United States on Saturday, but US President Bush said the invasion just
two years ago …
www.chinadaily.com.cn/english/doc/2005-03/20/content_426498.htm

TWO Years After Iraq Invasion, Protesters Hold Small Rallies …
New York Times – USA
Two years after the American-led invasion of Iraq, relatively small crowds
of demonstrators – the home guard of the antiwar movement – mobilized
yesterday in …
www.nytimes.com/2005/03/20/national/20protests.html

BUSH: US becomes more secure after Iraq War
Xinhua – China
WASHINGTON, March 19 (Xinhuanet) — US President George W. Bush said on
Saturday that the US-led war against Iraq has made America more secure
and inspired …
news.xinhuanet.com/english/2005-03/20/content_2719140.htm

BUSH says Iraq attack made America safe
Stuff.co.nz – New Zealand
CRAWFORD: The US-led invasion of Iraq has made America more secure and
has inspired movement toward democratic reforms across the Middle East,
says President …
www.stuff.co.nz/stuff/0,2106,3222930a12,00.html

news.xinhuanet.com/english/2005-03/20/content_2719140.htm
Bush: US becomes more secure after Iraq War
Xinhua – China
WASHINGTON, March 19 (Xinhuanet) — US President George W. Bush said on Saturday that the US-led war against Iraq has made America more secure and inspired …

www.mercurynews.com/mld/mercurynews/news/breaking_news/11181578.htm
Two years after Iraq invasion, anti-war protesters hit streets …
San Jose Mercury News – USA
… other American cities Saturday, chanting slogans, stopping traffic and carrying cardboard coffins to commemorate the second anniversary of the invasion of Iraq …

www.mercurynews.com/mld/mercurynews/news/special_packages/iraq/11181662.htm
Around Wisconsin, protests for second anniversary of Iraq war
San Jose Mercury News – USA
… stand on street corners, stop traffic and march through downtown areas around Wisconsin Saturday to mark the second anniversary of the start of the war in Iraq …

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Protesters demand troops out of Iraq
Scotsman – UK
… took to the streets of Glasgow and London yesterday to demand a return of British troops on the second anniversary of the start of the conflict in Iraq. …

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Iraq veterans sue over war trauma
Scotsman – UK
THIRTY Iraq War veterans are taking legal action against the British Army, claiming they were thrown out of the ranks after ruining their mental and physical …

  
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