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October 14 2004
   
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US condemns attacks on Green Zone in Iraq
Xinhua – Beijing,China
WASHINGTON, Oct. 14 (Xinhuanet) — The United States on Thursday condemned the attacks on the Green Zone in Baghdad and said an…

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US Warplanes Pound Iraq's Falluja
Reuters – USA
FALLUJA, Iraq (Reuters) – US warplanes launched sustained and fierce attacks on the rebel-held Iraqi town of Falluja on Thursday, witnesses said.…

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Iraq donors pledge fresh resolve
BBC News – London,England,UK
A meeting of Iraq aid donors in Japan has ended with delegates resolving to try to speed up projects to rebuild Iraq – but few firm promises.…

www.boston.com/dailynews/288/nation/A_daily_look_at_U_S_military_d:.shtml
A daily look at US military deaths in Iraq
Boston Globe – Boston,MA,USA
14, 2004, 1,086 members of the US military have died since the beginning of the Iraq war in March 2003, according to the Defense Department.…

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Looting Targeted Iraq's Nuclear Equipment
NPR (audio) – Washington,D.C.,United States
… an International Atomic Energy Agency report, equipment that could be used to make atomic weapons vanished in targeted looting at the beginning of the Iraq war…

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Iraq Blasts Kill 4 US Workers in Breach of Baghdad Compound
Bloomberg – United States
… interview. The group run by Iraq's most wanted man, the Jordanian terrorist Abu Musab al-Zarqawi, said it had carried out the bombings.…

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US troops detain rebel suspects in Iraq sweep
International Herald Tribune – Paris,France
… The pre-Ramadan push was intensified Wednesday when Iraq's prime minister, Ayad Allawi, warned residents of the insurgent bastion of Falluja to hand over…

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Blair Says He Won't Apologize for Iraq War
NPR (audio) – Washington,D.C.,United States
… During his weekly “question time” at the House of Commons, British Prime Minister Tony Blair refused to apologize for the invasion of Iraq based on incorrect…

www.reuters.com/newsArticle.jhtml?type=topNews&storyID=6505955
US Warplanes Pound Iraq's Falluja
Reuters – USA
FALLUJA, Iraq (Reuters) – US warplanes launched sustained and fierce attacks on the rebel-held Iraqi town of Falluja on Thursday, witnesses said.…

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Iraq donors pledge fresh resolve
BBC News – London,England,UK
A meeting of Iraq aid donors in Japan has ended with delegates resolving to try to speed up projects to rebuild Iraq – but few firm promises.…

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3600718&thesection=news&thesubsection=world

Germany rules on Iraq stance
New Zealand Herald – Auckland,New Zealand
… said yesterday that the country, which staunchly opposed the United States-led war to oust Saddam Hussein, could eventually send troops to Iraq, although he…

www.dailystar.com.lb/article.asp?edition_id=1&categ_id=2&article_id=9274
Joyful homecoming for 2 Lebanese hostages in Iraq
Daily Star – Beirut,Lebanon
BEIRUT: Charbel Hajj and Aram Nalbandian, the two Lebanese kidnapped in Iraq last month and freed Wednesday, returned to Beirut safely Thursday, where their…

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Shells from Syria fired at troops in Iraq
Seattle Post Intelligencer – Seattle,WA,USA
QAIM, Iraq — American troops stationed along Iraq's border with Syria are coming under increasing mortar attack from shells fired from Syrian territory, but…

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Looting Targeted Iraq's Nuclear Equipment
NPR (audio) – Washington,D.C.,United States
… an International Atomic Energy Agency report, equipment that could be used to make atomic weapons vanished in targeted looting at the beginning of the Iraq war…

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Iraq Blasts Kill 4 US Workers in Breach of Baghdad Compound
Bloomberg – United States
… interview. The group run by Iraq's most wanted man, the Jordanian terrorist Abu Musab al-Zarqawi, said it had carried out the bombings.…

www.iht.com/articles/2004/10/14/news/IRAQ.html
US troops detain rebel suspects in Iraq sweep
International Herald Tribune – Paris,France
… The pre-Ramadan push was intensified Wednesday when Iraq's prime minister, Ayad Allawi, warned residents of the insurgent bastion of Falluja to hand over…

npr.streamsage.com/google/programlist/feature.php?wfid=4108749
Blair Says He Won't Apologize for Iraq War
NPR (audio) – Washington,D.C.,United States
… During his weekly “question time” at the House of Commons, British Prime Minister Tony Blair refused to apologize for the invasion of Iraq based on incorrect…

www.csmonitor.com/2004/1015/p01s02-woiq.html
Signs of progress amid turmoil in Iraq
Christian Science Monitor – Boston,MA,USA
… Two explosions in the central Baghdad zone – the seat of Iraq's interim government and US and British Embassies – left five dead.…

www.nzherald.co.nz/latestnewsstory.cfm?storyID=3600718&thesection=news&thesubsection=world
Germany rules on Iraq stance
New Zealand Herald – Auckland,New Zealand
… said yesterday that the country, which staunchly opposed the United States-led war to oust Saddam Hussein, could eventually send troops to Iraq, although he…

www.dailystar.com.lb/article.asp?edition_id=1&categ_id=2&article_id=9274
Joyful homecoming for 2 Lebanese hostages in Iraq
Daily Star – Beirut,Lebanon
BEIRUT: Charbel Hajj and Aram Nalbandian, the two Lebanese kidnapped in Iraq last month and freed Wednesday, returned to Beirut safely Thursday, where their…

www.mercurynews.com/mld/mercurynews/news/special_packages/iraq/9917629.htm
More Than 150 Foreigners Kidnapped in Iraq
San Jose Mercury News (subscription) – San Jose,CA,USA
Disappeared Sept. 30. A video shows el-Aza surrounded by militants who demand that Starlite leave Iraq. … Islamic Army in Iraq claims responsibility.…

www.boston.com/dailynews/288/world/Diplomats_say_removal_of_nucle:.shtml
Diplomats say removal of nuclear equipment from Iraq was well…
Boston Globe – Boston,MA,USA
VIENNA, Austria (AP) Missing nuclear-related equipment in Iraq was removed by experts working systematically over an extended period, diplomats said Thursday…

www.iht.com/articles/2004/10/14/news/IRAQ.html
US troops detain rebel suspects in Iraq sweep
International Herald Tribune – Paris,France
… The pre-Ramadan push was intensified Wednesday when Iraq's prime minister, Ayad Allawi, warned residents of the insurgent bastion of Falluja to hand over…

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Leafy enclave fenced off from Baghdad as center of Iraq's interim…
Boston Globe – Boston,MA,USA
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The leafy Green Zone is touted as the safest place in Baghdad, but the US-guarded enclave that spreads along the banks of the Tigris River…

www.csmonitor.com/2004/1015/p01s02-woiq.html
Signs of progress amid turmoil in Iraq
Christian Science Monitor – Boston,MA,USA
… Two explosions in the central Baghdad zone – the seat of Iraq's interim government and US and British Embassies – left five dead.…

news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/3743482.stm
Iraq donors pledge fresh resolve
BBC News – London,England,UK
A meeting of Iraq aid donors in Japan has ended with delegates resolving to try to speed up projects to rebuild Iraq – but few firm promises.…

www.nzherald.co.nz/latestnewsstory.cfm?storyID=3600718&thesection=news&thesubsection=world
Germany rules on Iraq stance
New Zealand Herald – Auckland,New Zealand
… said yesterday that the country, which staunchly opposed the United States-led war to oust Saddam Hussein, could eventually send troops to Iraq, although he…

www.abs-cbnnews.com/NewsStory.aspx?section=NATIONAL&oid=61564
226 OFWs leave for Iraq
ABS CBN News – Quezon City,Philippines
At least 226 Filipino workers were able to leave for Iraq, despite the ban on the deployment or worker in that country, the labor department revealed Thursday.…

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10/14/04 – IRAQ INSURGENCY
Voice of America – Washington,DC,USA
Within Iraq, remnants of the Saddam Hussein regime and foreign terrorists have been trying to prevent the emergence of Iraqi democracy.…

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Iraq attacks kill 6 US soldiers
Chicago Sun Times – Chicago,IL,USA
BAGHDAD, Iraq — A suicide attack and roadside bombs killed six American soldiers Wednesday, and Iraq's prime minister warned residents of the insurgent…

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Violence clouds Iraq aid summit
CNN International – USA
TOKYO, Japan (CNN) — International donors and Iraqi officials have optimistically ended a two-day meeting in Tokyo on helping to rebuild Iraq, but the holdup…

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Iraq group beheads Turkish driver: video
Turkish Press – Turkey
… on Thursday posted a video on its website showing the beheading of a Turkish man it described as “a truck driver who ferries supplies to US forces” in Iraq.…

www.guardian.co.uk/uk_news/story/0,3604,1327049,00.html
Iraq off agenda as Blair flies to Hungary
Guardian – UK
Tony Blair today flies to Hungary for a summit of 13 centre-left heads of government – with Iraq firmly off the agenda. The prime…

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Bombings in Iraq kill 6 US soldiers
Indianapolis Star – Indianapolis,IN,USA
BAGHDAD, Iraq — Six US soldiers were reported killed in Iraq on Wednesday, while the country's interim prime minister threatened a major offensive against the…

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Kidnapped Turkish driver is beheaded in Iraq, shown on video on…
Boston Globe – Boston,MA,USA
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) A man identified as a Turkish driver kidnapped in Iraq was beheaded in a video shown on an Islamic Web site Thursday.…

www.suntimes.com/output/iraq/cst-nws-blair14.html
I'm not sorry over Iraq war, Blair declares
Chicago Sun Times – Chicago,IL,USA
BY ED JOHNSON. LONDON — Prime Minister Tony Blair Wednesday denied he misled Britain over Iraq and refused to apologize for the war.…

www.abc.net.au/news/newsitems/200410/s1219939.htm
Iraq breaks in on presidential domestic debate
ABC Online – Australia
The war in Iraq and deployment of American troops briefly intruded into their third and final televised debate which was designed to focus on domestic issues

www.nytimes.com/2004/10/14/international/middleeast/14baghdad.html
Iraq Demands Falluja Give Up Its Militants From Abroad
New York Times – New York,NY,USA
By EDWARD WONG. BAGHDAD, Iraq, Oct. 13 – Prime Minister Ayad Allawi on Wednesday warned insurgents in Falluja, one of the most intractable

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IAEA to probe disappearance of nuclear materials in Iraq
Xinhua – Beijing,China
13 (Xinhuanet) — The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) will send inspectors back to Iraq to probe the disappearance of nuclear materials and equipment

www.heraldsun.news.com.au/common/story_page/0,5478,11069920%255E1702,00.html
Six US soldiers die in Iraq attacks
Melbourne Herald Sun – Melbourne,Victoria,Australia
A SUICIDE attack and roadside bombs killed six American soldiers, and Iraq's prime minister warned residents of the insurgent bastion of Fallujah to hand over

sify.com/news/international/fullstory.php?id=13589096
US, interim government plead for aid to rebuild Iraq
Sify – Delhi,India
Tokyo; Iraqi and US officials pleaded on Wednesday for more international aid to rebuild Iraq amid a deadly insurgency that has prompted Washington to shift

washingtontimes.com/world/20041013-094755-3871r.htm
Blair denies duping Britain on Iraq data
Washington Times – Washington,DC,USA
Eighteen months after the war began, Iraq still haunts Mr. Blair and dominates the political debate in Britain. He appears to be weathering the storm, however.

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NATO to send more officers to Iraq
Xinhua – Beijing,China
14 (Xinhuanet) — The North Atlantic Treaty Organization or the NATO says it will send another 300 officers to Iraq within this year to train Iraqi security

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Killing fields in Iraq may help to convict tyrant
The Scotsman – Edinburgh,Scotland,UK
Despite the widely publicised failure of coalition forces to find evidence of weapons of mass destruction in Iraq, the international team of forensic

www.startribune.com/stories/484/5031724.html
Blair weathers another storm on Iraq
Minneapolis Star Tribune (subscription) – Minneapolis,MN,USA
LONDON — Prime Minister Tony Blair weathered yet another political storm over the Iraq conflict on Wednesday, vigorously denying he misled Britain over Iraqi

www.reuters.co.uk/newsPackageArticle.jhtml?type=worldNews&storyID=602611&section=news
Iraq's Allawi issues ultimatum to Falluja
Reuters – London,England,UK
BAGHDAD (Reuters) – Iraq's interim prime minister warned the rebel-held city of Falluja on Wednesday it must hand over foreign militants, including America's

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More US Soldiers Die in Iraq Blasts
Arab News – Saudi Arabia
In Baghdad, Iraq's interim prime minister warned yesterday that US and Iraqi forces will launch military operations in the main insurgent stronghold Fallujah

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We are open to UN inspectors, says Iraq
Economic Times – New Delhi,India
He said nothing had gone missing since a looting spree after last year's US-led invasion, which the US and Britain said was to rid Iraq of weapons of mass

www.kansascity.com/mld/kansascity/news/world/9910164.htm
Iraq begs nations to send promised aid
Kansas City Star (subscription) – Kansas City,MO,United States
TOKYO – (KRT) – Iraqi officials on Wednesday begged foreign donors to deliver aid to Iraq rapidly, asserting that the nation isn't in as much chaos as it

www.iht.com/articles/2004/10/13/news/nato.html
NATO hurrying on Iraq trainers
International Herald Tribune – Paris,France
POIANA BRASOV, Romania NATO defense ministers pledged on Wednesday to speed the deployment of about 300 security instructors to Iraq by the end of the year

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Iraq's killing fields
Straits Times – Singapore,Singapore
HATRA (Iraq) – Investigators have conducted their first scientific exhumation of Iraq's 'killing fields', discovering hundreds of bodies which they hope will

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Blair Still Refusing to Say 'Sorry' over Iraq
The Scotsman – Edinburgh,Scotland,UK
By James Lyons and Gavin Cordon, PA News. A defiant Tony Blair refused to apologise today over claims that he “misrepresented” the case for war with Iraq.

www.boston.com/dailynews/287/nation/A_daily_look_at_U_S_military_d:.shtml
A daily look at US military deaths in Iraq
Boston Globe – Boston,MA,USA
13, 2004, 1,081 members of the US military have died since the beginning of the Iraq war in March 2003, according to the Defense Department.

www.nytimes.com/2004/10/13/international/europe/13cnd-germ.html
Germany Rejects Speculation That Iraq Policy May Change
New York Times – New York,NY,USA
13 – German officials today reaffirmed their policy of not contributing troops to the American-led coalition in Iraq and rejected speculation, prompted by a

  
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