Iraq News and Information Links
November 17 2004
 
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Dozens killed in Iraq unrest
NEWS.com.au – Australia
DOZENS of people, many of them women and children, were killed or wounded in attacks across Iraq overnight amid reports that more than 60 Iraqi policemen have

www.csmonitor.com/2004/1117/dailyUpdate.html
Murder of Hassan blow to relief efforts in Iraq
Christian Science Monitor – Boston,MA,USA
Officials of the European Union in Brussels say the murder of Margaret Hassan, the head of the relief group CARE's operations in Iraq will set back efforts to

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2004/November/focusoniraq_November158.xml&section=focusoniraq

Policeman says extremists abduct 63 fellow officers in west Iraq
Khaleej Times – Dubai,United Arab Emirates
KARBALA, Iraq – Extremists abducted 63 police officers in western Iraq overnight, a police officer who escaped said in Karbala on Wednesday.

seattlepi.nwsource.com/national/apeurope_story.asp
?category=1103&slug=Poland%20Iraq%20Coalition

Polish official warns of Iraq withdrawals
Seattle Post Intelligencer – Seattle,WA,USA
WARSAW, Poland — If other countries follow Hungary in pulling troops out of Iraq, there might not be enough soldiers left to continue a Polish-led

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British Soldier Injured by Iraq Bomb
The Scotsman – Edinburgh,Scotland,UK
By Nick Allen, PA. A Black Watch soldier was seriously injured today after being hit by a roadside bomb in Iraq. He was in a Warrior

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10 killed in Iraq blast
NDTV.com – New Delhi,India
At least ten people were killed on Wednesday when a car bomb exploded near a US military patrol in the northern oil city of Beiji, hospital officials in Tikrit

www.reuters.co.uk/newsPackageArticle.jhtml?type=topNews&storyID=622823&section=news
UK rejects report of 100,000 Iraq civilian deaths
Reuters – London,England,UK
The government supports an estimate from Iraq's Ministry of Health that 3,853 civilians were killed and 15,517 injured between April and October this year

www.novinite.com/view_news.php?id=41636
Bulgarian Unit Sent Off for Iraq
Sofia News Agency – Bulgaria
Bulgaria has officially bid farewell to its fourth infantry unit to leave for Iraq by the end of the week. The mission certifying

www.theaustralian.news.com.au/common/story_page/0,5744,11418379%255E2703,00.html
Slaying epitomises the tragedy of Iraq
The Australian – Australia
skull. The victim wore the orange overall death-uniform favoured by insurgent groups in Iraq. Her head jerked back, her body fell.

www.guardian.co.uk/worldlatest/story/0,1280,-4620767,00.html
US Expresses Regrets for Iraq Shooting
Guardian – UK
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) – The US ambassador to Iraq expressed regret Wednesday over the fatal shooting by a Marine of a wounded and apparently unarmed man in a

news.xinhuanet.com/english/2004-11/17/content_2230372.htm
Iraq war has served to increase terrorism: Chirac
Xinhua – Beijing,China
17 (Xinhuanet) — The US-led war against Iraq has served to increase terrorism incidents and nothing indicates that the world is safer with the removal of

www.boston.com/dailynews/322/economy/Saboteurs_hit_oil_pipelines_we:.shtml
Saboteurs hit oil pipelines, well in Iraq
Boston Globe – Boston,MA,USA
KIRKUK, Iraq (AP) Saboteurs attacked an oil pipeline and an oil well near northern Kirkuk on Wednesday, oil officials said. The

www.indystar.com/articles/7/195372-6747-093.html
Two Hoosier Marines killed in Iraq
Indianapolis Star – Indianapolis,IN,USA
Two Marines from Indiana were killed during combat this week in Iraq, their families said. Lance Cpl. Lance Thompson, 21, of Marion

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11/16/04 – BUSH AND BLAIR ON IRAQ
Voice of America – Washington,DC,USA
US President George W. Bush and British Prime Minister Tony Blair met in Washington, DC, to discuss a variety of issues, including the situation in Iraq.

www.reuters.com/newsArticle.jhtml?type=worldNews&storyID=6840153
Pull-Outs Threaten Polish-Led Force in Iraq
Reuters – NY,USA
WARSAW (Reuters) – A Polish-led multinational division in charge of security in south-central Iraq faces disintegration if more countries pull their troops out

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Tributes to Iraq's 'mama Margaret'
CNN International – Atlanta,GA,USA
LONDON, England — Dublin-born and raised in Britain, Margaret Hassan dedicated much of her life to improving the lives of ordinary people of Iraq.

www.aljazeera.com/cgi-bin/news_service/middle_east_full_story.asp?service_id=5743
Chirac: World not safer after Iraq war
Al-Jazeera – Qatar
US-led invasion of Iraq and removing President Saddam Hussein has made the world more dangerous, French President Jacques Chirac said in a BBC interview.

www.mercurynews.com/mld/mercurynews/news/special_packages/iraq/10203804.htm
Iraq's Fallujah remains restive, with battles ongoing
San Jose Mercury News (subscription) – San Jose,CA,USA
FALLUJAH, Iraq – When the first bullets snapped by overhead Wednesday, Iraqi civilians collecting corpses in Fallujah stood confused, rooted to the ground

www.mercurynews.com/mld/mercurynews/news/10202599.htm
Two men from region killed in Iraq
San Jose Mercury News (subscription) – San Jose,CA,USA
As the war continued to take its toll, parents in Live Oak and Gilroy learned this week that their only sons had been killed in Iraq. Marine Lance Cpl.

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Arabs Enraged at US Soldier Shooting Wounded Iraq
ABC News – USA
“If this crime goes unpunished it will set a dangerous precedent in US policies and will destroy everything (good) it has done for Iraq,” it added.

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4044806nov17,0,1785695.story?coll=ny-worldnews-headlines

Iraq hostage feared dead
Newsday – Long Island,NY,USA
BAGHDAD, Iraq – Margaret Hassan, the British aid worker kidnapped after decades of helping Iraqis, is believed to have been murdered by her captors, a British

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Leader of Iraq insurgency vows battle has only begun
Canton Repository (subscription) – Canton,OH,USA
BAGHDAD, Iraq — US and Iraqi troops entered Mosul in force Tuesday to retake streets and police stations seized by rebels in the northern city last week

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Chirac Says Iraq War Created More Dangerous World
Wired News – USA
LONDON (Reuters) – Last year's US-led invasion of Iraq and ousting of President Saddam Hussein has made the world more dangerous, French President Jacques

www.rte.ie/news/2004/1117/iraq.html
Iraq war has made world more dangerous: Chirac
RTE Interactive – Ireland
French President Jacques Chirac has said the US-led invasion of Iraq has made the world a more dangerous place. In a BBC interview

seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/localnews/2002092885_stryker17m.html
Fort Lewis remembers two troops killed in Iraq
Seattle Times – Seattle,WA,USA
In the first few weeks of October, some 4,000 soldiers of the Army's 1st Brigade 25th Infantry Division left Fort Lewis for the northern Iraq city of Mosul.

news.xinhuanet.com/english/2004-11/17/content_2229311.htm
Kuwait's Muslim groups rap US offensive on Iraq's Fallujah
Xinhua – Beijing,China
a media curfew, which has poisoned the relations between the occupiers and a huge segment of Iraqis …This may even jeopardize the January elections in Iraq.”.

www.boston.com/dailynews/322/world/Iraq_s_al_Sistani_spearheading:.shtml
Iraq's al-Sistani spearheading effort to ensure Shiite electoral
Boston Globe – Boston,MA,USA
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraq's leading Shiite cleric has assigned top aides to take charge of efforts designed to ensure that Shiites win a majority in a crucial

www.indystar.com/articles/4/195333-6884-010.html
Indiana soldier dies in Iraq
Indianapolis Star – Indianapolis,IN,USA
A Marine Corps corporal from Grant County has been killed fighting in Iraq, his family said Tuesday. Monday night, two uniformed

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Tributes to 'Iraq's Mother Teresa'
BBC News – London,England,UK
Most of the front pages are given to coverage of the apparent murder of Iraq aid worker Margaret Hassan, a month after she was kidnapped.

www.novinite.com/newsletter/print.php?id=41607
Bulgaria Sees Off Fourth Iraq Unit
Sofia News Agency – Bulgaria
Most of the soldiers have previous experience in foreign missions and 47 of them have already been in Iraq with the first Bulgarian unit.

www.mensnewsdaily.com/archive/c-e/chris-davis/04/davis111704.htm
Ignoring the Iraq-Al Qaeda War
Men's News Daily – Guerneville,CA,USA
by Chris Davis. Let's dispel two myths: The War in Iraq is the War on Terror, and there are no insurgents in Iraq. Insurgency, as

www.boston.com/news/world/articles/2004/11/17/aid_
agency_director_believed_shot_dead_by_iraq_kidnappers

Aid agency director believed shot dead by Iraq kidnappers
Boston Globe – Boston,MA,USA
Although other women have been abducted in Iraq, Hassan would be the only woman among more than 30 foreign hostages to be killed since the spate of kidnappings

www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A55412-2004Nov16.html
US Commander in Iraq Calls Shooting 'Tragic'
Washington Post – Washington,DC,USA
16 — The killing of a wounded Iraqi by a US Marine in Fallujah was termed a “tragic incident” by the US military commander in Iraq on Tuesday as Arab

www.guardian.co.uk/Iraq/Story/0,2763,1352924,00.html
Falluja is not unique. Collective punishment is escalating in Iraq
Guardian – UK
In a statement that directly echoed George Bush, Qasim Daoud, Iraq's interim minister of state for national security, told a news conference at the weekend

www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A55803-2004Nov16.html
Iraq Casualties
Washington Post – Washington,DC,USA
Bryan and McLeese were assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 1st Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, 1st Marine Expeditionary Force, based at Camp Pendleton, Calif.

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Funeral of Second Black Watch Soldier Killed in Iraq
The Scotsman – Edinburgh,Scotland,UK
By Scottish Press Association Reporter. The funeral of a teenage Black Watch soldier killed in Iraq by a suicide bomb is taking place today.

www.kansascity.com/mld/kansascity/news/local/10200032.htm
Family, friends bury Sgt. Don Allen Clary, killed in Iraq
Kansas City Star (subscription) – Kansas City,MO,USA
Don Allen Clary, a National Guard soldier killed in Iraq last week. Gov. Kathleen Sebelius and Maj. Gen. The 350-member battalion went to Iraq in February.

REBELS launch multiple attacks in Iraq, kill 35
Chicago Tribune (subscription) – Chicago,IL,USA
… Four American soldiers were wounded when their patrol ran over a land
mine Monday near Beiji in northern Iraq, the military said.…
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60270nov16,1,6639794.story?coll=chi-newsnationworld-hed

BRITISH aid worker killed in Iraq
Minneapolis Star Tribune (subscription) – Minneapolis,MN,USA
… been murdered, although we cannot conclude this with complete certainty.”
Hassan's family in London said the longtime director of CARE in Iraq was
likely the…
www.startribune.com/stories/484/5089857.html

IRAQ Update: Video Shows Marine Killing Wounded Iraqi
NPR (audio) – Washington,D.C.,USA
… Keep in mind that the enemy that the Marines and the soldiers on the
ground in Iraq have confronted have violated law of armed conflict continually
through…
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FALLUJA is not unique. Collective punishment is escalating in Iraq
Guardian – UK
In a statement that directly echoed George Bush, Qasim Daoud, Iraq's interim
minister of state for national security, told a news conference at the
weekend…
www.guardian.co.uk/Iraq/Story/0,2763,1352924,00.html

BRITISH woman hostage in Iraq believed killed
Khaleej Times – Dubai,United Arab Emirates
BAGHDAD – A British-Iraqi woman kidnapped in Iraq has probably been killed
by her captors, her family and diplomats said on Tuesday after a video
tape surfaced…
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2004/November/focusoniraq_November153.xml&section=focusoniraq

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www.dailystar.com.lb/article.asp?edition_id=10&categ_id=2&article_id=10183
British hostage in Iraq believed dead
Daily Star – Beirut,Lebanon
British-Irish aid worker Margaret Hassan, kidnapped by rebels in Iraq, was feared dead on Tuesday. Al-Jazeera television said it

www.nzherald.co.nz/storydisplay.cfm?storyID=
3611198&thesection=news&thesubsection=world

Iraq's tireless worker killed in the country she loved
New Zealand Herald – Auckland,New Zealand
But it is repugnant to commit such a crime against a woman who has spent most of her life working for the good of the people of Iraq.”.

npr.streamsage.com/google/programlist/feature.php?wfid=4172564
Iraq Update: Video Shows Marine Killing Wounded Iraqi
NPR (audio) – Washington,D.C.,USA
Keep in mind that the enemy that the Marines and the soldiers on the ground in Iraq have confronted have violated law of armed conflict continually through

www.signonsandiego.com/news/world/iraq/memorial/20041116-1423-marines.html
Names of two Pendleton Marines killed in Iraq released
San Diego Union Tribune – San Diego,CA,USA
SAN DIEGO — The Pentagon released the names today of two 21-year-old Camp Pendleton-based Marine corporals who died in combat over the weekend in Iraq.

www.cbc.ca/story/world/national/2004/11/16/iraq041116.html
Fighting continues in Iraq, US promises investigation into
CBC News – Canada
US and Iraqi forces have also launched an offensive in Mosul, Iraq's third-largest city, hoping to retake control of rebel-held areas after a week of anarchy.

www.abc.net.au/news/newsitems/200411/s1245417.htm
Soldiers faces punishment Iraq insubordination
ABC Online – Australia
has recommended punishment for two dozen members of a supply platoon that refused orders to deliver fuel to an army base in an area of Iraq where insurgents

comment.independent.co.uk/commentators/story.jsp?story=583641
Chris Bellamy: The Americans are sowing dragons' teeth in Iraq
Independent – London,England,UK
clear. What is happening in Iraq is unlikely to be international armed conflict (although that is how the war started 20 months ago).

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Iraq murder charge for US soldier
BBC News – London,England,UK
argue that it is a measure of how seriously they take such matters generally that there have been a number of probes into alleged unlawful killings in Iraq.

news.xinhuanet.com/english/2004-11/17/content_2227608.htm
Australian FM condemns aid worker's probable murder in Iraq
Xinhua – Beijing,China
17 (Xinhuanet) — Australian Foreign Minister Alexander Downer on Wednesday condemned probable murder of MargretHassan, an aid worker kidnapped in Iraq.

www.miami.com/mld/miamiherald/news/state/10198720.htm
Marine inspired by his father is killed in Iraq
Miami Herald (subscription) – Miami,FL,USA
– Dale Burger Jr., a 21-year-old Marine from Bel Air who was killed in Iraq, was inspired Burger is the fourth Marylander killed in Iraq in the past five days.

www.dailystar.com.lb/article.asp?edition_id=10&categ_id=2&article_id=10183
British hostage in Iraq believed dead
Daily Star – Beirut,Lebanon
British-Irish aid worker Margaret Hassan, kidnapped by rebels in Iraq, was feared dead on Tuesday. Al-Jazeera television said it

www.nzherald.co.nz/storydisplay.cfm?storyID=
3611198&thesection=news&thesubsection=world

Iraq's tireless worker killed in the country she loved
New Zealand Herald – Auckland,New Zealand
But it is repugnant to commit such a crime against a woman who has spent most of her life working for the good of the people of Iraq.”.

npr.streamsage.com/google/programlist/feature.php?wfid=4172564
Iraq Update: Video Shows Marine Killing Wounded Iraqi
NPR (audio) – Washington,D.C.,USA
Keep in mind that the enemy that the Marines and the soldiers on the ground in Iraq have confronted have violated law of armed conflict continually through

www.signonsandiego.com/news/world/iraq/memorial/20041116-1423-marines.html
Names of two Pendleton Marines killed in Iraq released
San Diego Union Tribune – San Diego,CA,USA
SAN DIEGO — The Pentagon released the names today of two 21-year-old Camp Pendleton-based Marine corporals who died in combat over the weekend in Iraq.

www.cbc.ca/story/world/national/2004/11/16/iraq041116.html
Fighting continues in Iraq, US promises investigation into
CBC News – Canada
US and Iraqi forces have also launched an offensive in Mosul, Iraq's third-largest city, hoping to retake control of rebel-held areas after a week of anarchy.

www.abc.net.au/news/newsitems/200411/s1245417.htm
Soldiers faces punishment Iraq insubordination
ABC Online – Australia
has recommended punishment for two dozen members of a supply platoon that refused orders to deliver fuel to an army base in an area of Iraq where insurgents

comment.independent.co.uk/commentators/story.jsp?story=583641
Chris Bellamy: The Americans are sowing dragons' teeth in Iraq
Independent – London,England,UK
clear. What is happening in Iraq is unlikely to be international armed conflict (although that is how the war started 20 months ago).

news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/4018171.stm
Iraq murder charge for US soldier
BBC News – London,England,UK
argue that it is a measure of how seriously they take such matters generally that there have been a number of probes into alleged unlawful killings in Iraq.

news.xinhuanet.com/english/2004-11/17/content_2227608.htm
Australian FM condemns aid worker's probable murder in Iraq
Xinhua – Beijing,China
17 (Xinhuanet) — Australian Foreign Minister Alexander Downer on Wednesday condemned probable murder of MargretHassan, an aid worker kidnapped in Iraq.

www.miami.com/mld/miamiherald/news/state/10198720.htm
Marine inspired by his father is killed in Iraq
Miami Herald (subscription) – Miami,FL,USA
– Dale Burger Jr., a 21-year-old Marine from Bel Air who was killed in Iraq, was inspired Burger is the fourth Marylander killed in Iraq in the past five days.

www.dailystar.com.lb/article.asp?edition_id=10&categ_id=2&article_id=10183
British hostage in Iraq believed dead
Daily Star – Beirut,Lebanon
British-Irish aid worker Margaret Hassan, kidnapped by rebels in Iraq, was feared dead on Tuesday. Al-Jazeera television said it

www.nzherald.co.nz/storydisplay.cfm?storyID=
3611198&thesection=news&thesubsection=world

Iraq's tireless worker killed in the country she loved
New Zealand Herald – Auckland,New Zealand
But it is repugnant to commit such a crime against a woman who has spent most of her life working for the good of the people of Iraq.”.

www.signonsandiego.com/news/world/iraq/memorial/20041116-1423-marines.html
Names of two Pendleton Marines killed in Iraq released
San Diego Union Tribune – San Diego,CA,USA
SAN DIEGO — The Pentagon released the names today of two 21-year-old Camp Pendleton-based Marine corporals who died in combat over the weekend in Iraq.

www.cbc.ca/story/world/national/2004/11/16/iraq041116.html
Fighting continues in Iraq, US promises investigation into
CBC News – Canada
US and Iraqi forces have also launched an offensive in Mosul, Iraq's third-largest city, hoping to retake control of rebel-held areas after a week of anarchy.

comment.independent.co.uk/commentators/story.jsp?story=583641
Chris Bellamy: The Americans are sowing dragons' teeth in Iraq
Independent – London,England,UK
clear. What is happening in Iraq is unlikely to be international armed conflict (although that is how the war started 20 months ago).

www.dailytimes.com.pk/default.asp?page=story_17-11-2004_pg7_53
US Army to punish soldiers who refused Iraq orders
Daily Times – Pakistan
recommended disciplinary action against about two dozen reservists who refused orders to deliver fuel along a dangerous convoy route in Iraq, officials said on

www.abc.net.au/news/newsitems/200411/s1245215.htm
Saboteurs behind cuts to Iraq oil exports
ABC Online – Australia
Flows through Iraq's northern oil export pipeline have fallen to 200,000 barrels per day after a series of sabotage attacks and could remain below capacity for

www.newsday.com/news/local/wire/ny-bc-nj—marinekilled1116
nov16,0,7558701.story?coll=ny-ap-regional-wire

Marine from Gloucester City killed in Iraq
Newsday – Long Island,NY,USA
GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (AP) _ A Marine corporal who volunteered to go to Iraq after two combat tours in Afghanistan was killed Monday in fighting in Ramadi

www.nzherald.co.nz/latestnewsstory.cfm?storyID=3611149
&thesection=news&thesubsection=world

US army officer charged with murder in Iraq
New Zealand Herald – Auckland,New Zealand
The charges mark the latest in several murder cases filed by the US military against American troops in Iraq, as well as other charges against soldiers in the

www.dailystar.com.lb/article.asp?edition_id=10&categ_id=2&article_id=10183
British hostage in Iraq believed dead
Daily Star – Beirut,Lebanon
British-Irish aid worker Margaret Hassan, kidnapped by rebels in Iraq, was feared dead on Tuesday. Al-Jazeera television said it

www.nzherald.co.nz/storydisplay.cfm?storyID=3611198
&thesection=news&thesubsection=world

Iraq's tireless worker killed in the country she loved
New Zealand Herald – Auckland,New Zealand
But it is repugnant to commit such a crime against a woman who has spent most of her life working for the good of the people of Iraq.”.

www.signonsandiego.com/news/world/iraq/memorial/20041116-1423-marines.html
Names of two Pendleton Marines killed in Iraq released
San Diego Union Tribune – San Diego,CA,USA
SAN DIEGO — The Pentagon released the names today of two 21-year-old Camp Pendleton-based Marine corporals who died in combat over the weekend in Iraq.

www.cbc.ca/story/world/national/2004/11/16/iraq041116.html
Fighting continues in Iraq, US promises investigation into
CBC News – Canada
US and Iraqi forces have also launched an offensive in Mosul, Iraq's third-largest city, hoping to retake control of rebel-held areas after a week of anarchy.

comment.independent.co.uk/commentators/story.jsp?story=583641
Chris Bellamy: The Americans are sowing dragons' teeth in Iraq
Independent – London,England,UK
clear. What is happening in Iraq is unlikely to be international armed conflict (although that is how the war started 20 months ago).

www.dailytimes.com.pk/default.asp?page=story_17-11-2004_pg7_53
US Army to punish soldiers who refused Iraq orders
Daily Times – Pakistan
recommended disciplinary action against about two dozen reservists who refused orders to deliver fuel along a dangerous convoy route in Iraq, officials said on

www.abc.net.au/news/newsitems/200411/s1245215.htm
Saboteurs behind cuts to Iraq oil exports
ABC Online – Australia
Flows through Iraq's northern oil export pipeline have fallen to 200,000 barrels per day after a series of sabotage attacks and could remain below capacity for

www.newsday.com/news/local/wire/ny-bc-nj—marinekilled1116
nov16,0,7558701.story?coll=ny-ap-regional-wire

Marine from Gloucester City killed in Iraq
Newsday – Long Island,NY,USA
GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (AP) _ A Marine corporal who volunteered to go to Iraq after two combat tours in Afghanistan was killed Monday in fighting in Ramadi

www.nzherald.co.nz/latestnewsstory.cfm?storyID=
3611149&thesection=news&thesubsection=world

US army officer charged with murder in Iraq
New Zealand Herald – Auckland,New Zealand
The charges mark the latest in several murder cases filed by the US military against American troops in Iraq, as well as other charges against soldiers in the

www.dailystar.com.lb/article.asp?edition_id=10&categ_id=2&article_id=10183
British hostage in Iraq believed dead
Daily Star – Beirut,Lebanon
British-Irish aid worker Margaret Hassan, kidnapped by rebels in Iraq, was feared dead on Tuesday. Al-Jazeera television said it

www.channelnewsasia.com/stories/afp_asiapacific/view/117526/1/.html
CARE Australia says it appears Iraq hostage Margaret Hassan is
Channel News Asia – Singapore
Australia, the charity group which employs kidnapped British-born Iraqi aid worker Margaret Hassan, said Wednesday that it appeared she had been killed in Iraq …

comment.independent.co.uk/commentators/story.jsp?story=583641
Chris Bellamy: The Americans are sowing dragons' teeth in Iraq
Independent – London,England,UK
clear. What is happening in Iraq is unlikely to be international armed conflict (although that is how the war started 20 months ago).

www.dailytimes.com.pk/default.asp?page=story_17-11-2004_pg7_53
US Army to punish soldiers who refused Iraq orders
Daily Times – Pakistan
recommended disciplinary action against about two dozen reservists who refused orders to deliver fuel along a dangerous convoy route in Iraq, officials said on

www.mercurynews.com/mld/mercurynews/news/breaking_news/10196570.htm
Los Angeles man among Marines killed in Iraq
San Jose Mercury News (subscription) – San Jose,CA,USA
CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. – A 22-year-old Marine from Los Angeles has been killed while fighting in Iraq, the Marine Corps announced Tuesday. Lance Cpl.

www.abc.net.au/news/newsitems/200411/s1245215.htm
Saboteurs behind cuts to Iraq oil exports
ABC Online – Australia
Flows through Iraq's northern oil export pipeline have fallen to 200,000 barrels per day after a series of sabotage attacks and could remain below capacity for

www.kansascity.com/mld/kansascity/news/world/10198153.htm
A Look at US Military Deaths in Iraq
Kansas City Star (subscription) – Kansas City,MO,USA
16, 2004, at least 1,198 members of the US military have died since the beginning of the Iraq war in March 2003, according to an Associated Press count.

www.newsday.com/news/local/wire/ny-bc-nj—marinekilled
1116nov16,0,7558701.story?coll=ny-ap-regional-wire

Marine from Gloucester City killed in Iraq
Newsday – Long Island,NY,USA
GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (AP) _ A Marine corporal who volunteered to go to Iraq after two combat tours in Afghanistan was killed Monday in fighting in Ramadi

www.nzherald.co.nz/latestnewsstory.cfm?storyID=
3611149&thesection=news&thesubsection=world

US army officer charged with murder in Iraq
New Zealand Herald – Auckland,New Zealand
The charges mark the latest in several murder cases filed by the US military against American troops in Iraq, as well as other charges against soldiers in the

  
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