These Are Only AP Headers For Articles Published. These are manually updated by me. If you wish to read the complete article, use the header title/information to do a web search.

Some Headlines Of Today

Friday  January 30, 2009

Iraq imposes security lockdown ahead of elections 1/30/2009, 4:03 p.m. PST
BAGHDAD (AP) Iraq imposed a nationwide security lockdown Friday before key regional elections with blanket measures not seen since the deadliest years of the insurgency, underscoring the high stakes for Iraqi leaders desperate to portray stability after nearly six years of conflict.
Iraq imposes security lockdown ahead of elections 1/30/2009, 3:24 p.m. PST
BAGHDAD (AP) Iraq imposed a nationwide security lockdown Friday before key regional elections with blanket measures not seen since the deadliest years of the insurgency, underscoring the high stakes for Iraqi leaders desperate to portray stability after nearly six years of conflict.
Killing of Iraqi candidates highlights dangers 1/30/2009, 1:05 p.m. PST
MOSUL, Iraq (AP) The former Iraqi army officer decided to run in provincial elections to improve Mosul, his violent hometown. Instead, the Sunni father of four was gunned down days before the vote, the latest example of the dangers facing candidates campaigning openly for the first time since the collapse of Saddam Hussein's regime.
Iraq encouraged by US reassurances, minister says 1/30/2009, 10:13 a.m. PST
DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) Iraq's foreign minister said Friday his government is very encouraged by reassurances from the new U.S. administration that there will be no quick withdrawal of American forces or irresponsible decisions regarding his country.
Iraqi city of Mosul key electoral battlefield 1/30/2009, 6:58 a.m. PST
MOSUL, Iraq (AP) This weekend's election in Mosul is a showdown for power between Arabs and Kurds, with the outcome likely to influence whether al-Qaida and other Sunni insurgents lose their last major urban foothold in Iraq.
Iraq encouraged by US reassurances, minister says 1/30/2009, 4:41 a.m. PST
DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) Iraq's foreign minister has told The Associated Press his government is very encouraged by reassurances from the Obama administration that there will be no quick withdrawal of U.S. forces.
Iraq takes security precautions ahead of elections 1/30/2009, 4:31 a.m. PST
BAGHDAD (AP) Iraqi police imposed a curfew Friday in the northern city of Mosul and sealed its border with Iran in advance of this weekend's provincial elections, officials said.
Iraqi city of Mosul key electoral battlefield 1/30/2009, 3:39 a.m. PST
MOSUL, Iraq (AP) This weekend's election in Mosul is a showdown for power between Arabs and Kurds, with the outcome likely to influence whether al-Qaida and other Sunni insurgents lose their last major urban foothold in Iraq.
Iraq takes security precautions ahead of elections 1/30/2009, 3:09 a.m. PST
BAGHDAD (AP) Iraqi police imposed a curfew Friday in the northern city of Mosul and planned to seal the borders of Basra in the south, the first in a series of security measures in advance of this weekend's provincial elections, officials said.

The Above Headlines were gathered from various news sites.

HOME

Copyright 2003-2009  Q Madp  PO Box 86888   Portland OR 97286-0888 www.IraqWarHeroes.org