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Some Headlines Of Today

Monday  May 19, 2008

US general apologizes for Quran shooting 5/19/2008, 5:03 p.m. PDT
BAGHDAD (AP) The No. 2 U.S. commander in Iraq apologized to the country's prime minister and vice president on Monday in an attempt to soothe anger over an American sniper using a copy of the Quran for target practice.
Correction: Iraq-US-Jailed Kids story 5/19/2008, 2:40 p.m. PDT
NEW YORK (AP) In a May 19 story about the U.S. military holding approximately 500 juveniles in detention centers in Afghanistan and Iraq, The Associated Press erroneously reported that a U.S. government report said those held in Iraq were "unlawful enemy combatants." The military considers all its Iraqi detainees "civilian internees" as defined under the Geneva Conventions, terminology that does not appear in the report. The designation "unlawful enemy combatant," a term used throughout the report, confers a different legal status and is used for detainees in other facilities including Guantanamo Bay and Afghanistan.
11 Iraqi police recruits killed, police say 5/19/2008, 2:25 p.m. PDT
BAGHDAD (AP) Suspected Sunni insurgents ambushed a minibus carrying Iraqi police recruits near the Syrian border Monday, killing all 11 passengers, Iraqi officials said the first deadly attack since Iraqi forces launched a major sweep against al-Qaida fighters in the region.
US: 500 youths detained in Iraq; 10 in Afghanistan 5/19/2008, 1:47 p.m. PDT
NEW YORK (AP) The U.S. military is holding about 500 juveniles in detention centers in Iraq, and has about 10 detained at the U.S. base at Bagram, Afghanistan, the United States has told the United Nations.
11 Iraqi police recruits killed 5/19/2008, 1:08 p.m. PDT
BAGHDAD (AP) Iraqi officials say suspected Sunni insurgents have attacked a minibus carrying police recruits, killing 11 people near Iraq's border with Syria.
Iraq reports arrest of al-Qaida figure in Mosul 5/19/2008, 6:58 a.m. PDT
BAGHDAD (AP) Iraqi officials said police on Monday arrested a man suspected of being a top al-Qaida in Iraq figure in the northern city of Mosul, where security forces have been carrying out an intensified crackdown to root out the terror network.
Police: Chief in southern Iraq city killed by bomb 5/19/2008, 4:20 a.m. PDT
BAGHDAD (AP) A police chief was killed Monday by a bomb planted in his office, in a southern Iraqi town that saw heavy clashes last month between government forces and the Shiite militia of cleric Muqtada al-Sadr, police said.
US: 500 youths detained in Iraq; 10 in Afghanistan 5/19/2008, 3:17 a.m. PDT
NEW YORK (AP) The U.S. military is holding about 500 juveniles suspected of being "unlawful enemy combatants" in detention centers in Iraq and has about 10 detained in Afghanistan, the United States has told the United Nations.

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