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August 2004 Items
Sunday, August 1st, 2004
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Sunday, August 1st, 2004
Allawi Snubs Iran
Monday, August 2nd, 2004
Electricity Riots in Najaf
At Least 28 Dead, Over 100 Wounded in Iraq Attacks
Rocco Martino: 'I am the Source of the False Niger/Iraq Uranium Story'
Tuesday, August 3rd, 2004
Do People Want to Hurt us Because We're on the Offensive?
Marine, Kirkuk Police, Iraqi National Guard Killed
Muqtada's House Besieged by Marines
Muslim Clerics Decry Targetting of Christians
Series of Arrests in Pakistan reveals Plot to bomb Finance Centers
Wednesday, August 4th, 2004
Cheney Blames Democrats for High Oil Prices (!)
Hostage-Taking, Demonstrations in Najaf and Karbala
4 US Troops Killed; Blasts & Attacks Kill and Wound in Baghdad, Baquba, Mosul
Thursday, August 5th, 2004
Brown excludes Iraqi Group as "Dangerous" in Memphis
Coalition Troops Damage Babylon
2 Marines Killed, 4 Wounded Near Qaim
Friday, August 6th, 2004
Clinton on the Five Threats Facing US
Italians Battle Sadrists in Nasiriyah
Muqtada: US is "Greatest of Satans"
Presbyterians Against Settler Colonialism
17 Dead, Dozens Wounded as Iraqi South Erupts
Saturday, August 7th, 2004
Did the Bush Administration Burn a Key al-Qaeda Double Agent?
US Attack "Uncivilized": Jafari
Sunday, August 8th, 2004
Bush Outing of Khan and the Faustian Bargain
CNN on Khan Scandal: Has it Prevented the Capture of Bin Laden?
Continued Shiite Clashes with US
Sistani's Trip to the UK
Monday, August 9th, 2004
Bush Administration outing of Khan Enabled 5 al-Qaeda Cell Members to Escape Cap...
Chalabi Arrest Warrants
CNN Transcripts on Khan Case
Fighting Rages on in Iraq
Tuesday, August 10th, 2004
Bush Administration Outing of Double Agent "Made no Sense": Baer
Provincial News: Sunni-Shiite fighting in Yusufiyah
Update on Khan Scandal
1 British Soldier Dead, 5 Wounded in Basra Clashes
Wednesday, August 11th, 2004
Iraq National Congress Office Closed
Mahdi Army Fights on in Najaf, Sadr City
"No Pakistani Official Made this Intelligence Leak"
POW Mistreatment an Issue between US and Iraq, Denmark and UK
Thursday, August 12th, 2004
Correction to the NYT re: Sistani
Endgame in Najaf?
Fierce Fighting in Amara
Kerry and Bush on Iraq War
Friday, August 13th, 2004
Kadhim on the Najaf Crisis
Muqtada Wounded by US Bombing
223 dead, 500 wounded in clashes across Iraq
Saturday, August 14th, 2004
Muqtada Press Conference: "No Ordinary Politics Under Occupation"
Muqtada to Allawi: Resign!
US War Planes Bomb Samarra
Sunday, August 15th, 2004
Al-Haeri Weighs in
Fadlallah: Americans must be Forced to Withdraw
It Takes a Following to Make an Ayatollah
Oil Pipeline Closed, Costing Iraqi Government $30 Million a day
Thousands Stream to Najaf
Why does the Mahdi Army fight?
Monday, August 16th, 2004
WaPo and NYT Duel on Sigificance of National Congress
Washington Post Online Discussion
Tuesday, August 17th, 2004
New Clashes in Najaf
Readings on Iraq
Wednesday, August 18th, 2004
Muqtada declines to See Delegation
The Outing of Muhammad Naeem Noor Khan: State of Play
Thursday, August 19th, 2004
Babylon and the Polish Troops
National Council Process Derailed
What does Muqtada al-Sadr Want?
Friday, August 20th, 2004
Breaking News: Mahdi Army Departs Shrine
Could Najaf Cost Bush the Election?
US Attacks in Najaf, Sadr City
Saturday, August 21st, 2004
Class, Generation and Neo-Khomeinism
Explosions in Najaf: Situation Unsettled
Sunday, August 22nd, 2004
Continued Violence in Iraq
Monday, August 23rd, 2004
Bush's Superficial Wounds in the Vietnam Era
Egyptian Mufti: Volcano of Anger over Najaf
Has the Shrine been Looted?
Threats to Academic Freedom
5 US Soldiers Killed in 24 Hours, 1 Wounded
Tuesday, August 24th, 2004
Bush and Iraqi Soccer
The Fighting in Iraq
Wednesday, August 25th, 2004
Attempted Assassinations of Ministers Fail
George H.W. Bush on Why Invading Iraq was a Bad Idea
Metro Times Profile
Sistani Returns, Launches March
Thursday, August 26th, 2004
Cole as Issue in Oklahoma Senate Campaign
Cole on Lehrer, CNN
Iraqi Police fire on Kufa Demonstrators
Sistani Arrives in Najaf
Sistani in Najaf Today
Friday, August 27th, 2004
Thousands Stream into Shrine of Ali
Saturday, August 28th, 2004
Israeli Spy in Pentagon Linked to AIPAC
Sunday, August 29th, 2004
Pentagon/Israel Spying Case Expands
Monday, August 30th, 2004
Baldauf: Najaf Standoff Helped Muqtada
Johnson: FBI Furious at Leak
Newsweek: Franklin Confesses
Tuesday, August 31st, 2004
Brown's "Public Diplomacy Press Review
Franklin Met with Naor Gilon
Hollings on AIPAC
Muqtada Plans Political Party
Republican Convention "We did not seek this War"
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