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Suicide blast in Iraq kills 3 - Los Angeles Times Thu, 05 Mar 2009 01:20:43 GMT

Boston Globe

Suicide blast in Iraq kills 3
Los Angeles Times, CA
The explosion in Baghdad targets police intelligence unit members. At least four people are injured, officials say. Associated Press Baghdad -- A suicide bomber set off a blast among members of a police intelligence unit Wednesday, killing three people ...
Iraq suicide bombings kill four BBC News
Bombing in Iraq Kills 3 Voice of America
Iraq attacks kill 11 AFP
Xinhua - The Associated Press
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For Iraq Stability, Look to Iran and Syria - Washington Post Blogs Wed, 04 Mar 2009 22:18:42 GMT

Washington Post

For Iraq Stability, Look to Iran and Syria
Washington Post Blogs, DC
The Current Discussion: The Obama administration has finally set a date for withdrawing US troops for Iraq. If ethnic strife returns there, raising again the specter of civil war, should the US send troops back in? If ethnic strife should return to ...
Video: Obama: combat in Iraq to end in 2010 RussiaToday
When Is an Iraq Withdrawal not a Withdrawal? Hawaii Reporter
Is Obama's Iraq withdrawal the right move? DetNews.com
Dallas Morning News - Wall Street Journal
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Top UN Official Accuses US of Inhuman 'Atrocities' in Iraq ... - FOXNews Thu, 05 Mar 2009 00:34:24 GMT

UN News Centre

Top UN Official Accuses US of Inhuman 'Atrocities' in Iraq ...
FOXNews
A top UN official accused the United States of committing inhuman "atrocities" in Iraq and Afghanistan during a speech Wednesday to the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva. "The aggressions against Iraq and Afghanistan and their occupations constitute ...
Rights Council urged to investigate massive violations in Iraq ReliefWeb (press release)
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360000 veterans may have brain injuries - USA Today Thu, 05 Mar 2009 02:34:41 GMT

WDTN

360000 veterans may have brain injuries
USA Today
By David P. Gilkey, USA TODAY By Gregg Zoroya, USA TODAY WASHINGTON — Pentagon officials estimated for the first time Wednesday that up to 360000 Iraq and Afghanistan veterans may have suffered brain injuries. Among them are 45000 to 90000 veterans ...
Wartime troop brain injures could reach 360000 The Associated Press
NOREEN: America must aid soldiers' recovery Colorado Springs Gazette
National Council on Disability Says More Needs to be Done for ... PR Newswire (press release)
Stars and Stripes - NavyTimes.com
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US military deaths in Iraq war at 4255 - The Associated Press Thu, 05 Mar 2009 00:10:21 GMT

US military deaths in Iraq war at 4255
The Associated Press
As of Wednesday, March 4, 2009, at least 4255 members of the US military had died in the Iraq war since it began in March 2003, according to an Associated Press count. The figure includes eight military civilians killed in action. ...
US military deaths in Iraq war at 4255 Rocky Mount Telegram
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Dublin to honor soldier killed in Iraq - San Jose Mercury News Thu, 05 Mar 2009 00:20:44 GMT

Dublin to honor soldier killed in Iraq
San Jose Mercury News,  USA
Diamond, 41, was killed while serving in Iraq when a roadside bomb exploded near his vehicle on Feb. 15. Pattillo said the city is working with Camp Parks and a representative at Fort Lewis in Washington, where Diamond was stationed, on how to honor ...

Another death sentence for Iraq's 'Chemical Ali' - Los Angeles Times Tue, 03 Mar 2009 00:58:54 GMT

Los Angeles Times

Another death sentence for Iraq's 'Chemical Ali'
Los Angeles Times, CA
Darko Vojinovic / AP "Chemical Ali," whose real name is Ali Hassan Majid, had previously been convicted and sentenced to death for the killings of tens of thousands of Kurds in northern Iraq in the late 1980s, and for a 1991 crackdown on Shiites in ...
Video: 'Chemical Ali' has three death sentences RussiaToday
Iraq’s ‘Chemical Ali’ Sentenced to Death in Killing of Shiites Bloomberg
Iraq's "Chemical Ali" given third death sentence International Herald Tribune
AFP - Newsday
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US commanders hone battlefield diplomacy in Iraq - The Associated Press Tue, 03 Mar 2009 19:40:23 GMT

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US commanders hone battlefield diplomacy in Iraq
The Associated Press
DAWR, Iraq (AP) — Sheik Sabah Mutasher appreciated the US Army's efforts to build a school for his tribe. But he didn't embrace the American mission until Col. Walt Piatt showed up in a dusty pickup truck for a spur-of-the-moment courtesy call. ...
Guerra Iraq Yahoo! Italia Notizie
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Noblesville Marine killed in Iraq traffic accident - MSNBC Wed, 04 Mar 2009 14:00:11 GMT

Noblesville Marine killed in Iraq traffic accident
MSNBC
Noblesville - The family of a 21-year-old Marine from central Indiana says they were informed that he was killed Saturday in a traffic accident in Iraq. Cpl. Donte Jamal Whitworth joined the Marines after his 2005 graduation from Noblesville High ...
Mother Says Son Killed In Iraq Was 'Born A Marine' INDYchannel.com
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US Military: Detainee Population in Iraq Down - Voice of America Tue, 03 Mar 2009 13:52:15 GMT

Voice of America

US Military: Detainee Population in Iraq Down
Voice of America
By VOA News The US military says the number of detainees held by coalition forces in Iraq has dropped to less than 14000 from a peak of 26000 in 2007. The military said in a statement released Tuesday that the prisoners are being freed or transferred ...
US military says number of Iraq detainees falling The Associated Press
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