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2006-03-01 17:23:20

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. Navy warship helped rescue the six crewmen of an Iranian commercial boat in the Gulf after the small craft had been adrift without power for 10 days, the Navy said on Wednesday.

2006-01-08 07:41:00

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Five U.S. Marines have been killed in western Iraq this weekend, the U.S. military said on Sunday. They said three Marines were killed in three separate attacks while conducting combat operations near the Iraqi city of Falluja on Sunday.

2005-09-27 04:47:36

SANAA (Reuters) - Yemen said on Monday it has urged the United States to remove a prominent Yemeni cleric from a list of terrorism suspects.

2005-09-27 00:43:09

SANAA (Reuters) - Yemen said on Monday it has urged the United States to remove a prominent Yemeni cleric from a list of terrorism suspects.

2005-08-08 04:00:35

SANAA (Reuters) - A Yemeni court on Monday jailed six men for plotting to blow up the British and Italian missions and the French cultural center in Sanaa.

2005-07-28 16:31:34

By Tabassum Zakaria WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Iran's president-elect was a leader in the student movement that organized the 1979 U.S. embassy takeover and the United States still is trying to determine if he was a hostage taker, the White House said on Thursday. U.S.

2005-07-28 15:02:33

By Tabassum Zakaria WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Iran's president-elect was a leader in the student movement that organized the 1979 U.S. embassy takeover and the United States still is trying to determine if he was a hostage taker, the White House said on Thursday. U.S.

2005-06-30 14:57:01

By Sue Pleming WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Several Americans held hostage inthe 1979 U.S. Embassy takeover in Tehran said on Thursday theyrecognized Iran's president-elect as a ringleader from thedrama, a claim that raised concern in the White House but wasdenied in Iran. In interviews with U.S.

2005-06-30 13:13:51

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - At least four Americans held hostagein the 1979 takeover of the U.S. Embassy in Tehran said onThursday they recognized Iran's president-elect as one of theringleaders from the crisis, a claim denied in Tehran. In interviews with U.S. television networks, retired NavyCapt.

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2004-11-30 03:00:01

WASHINGTON - Fueled by fierce fighting in Fallujah and insurgents' counterattacks elsewhere in Iraq, the U.S. military death toll for November is approaching the highest for any month of the war. At least 134 U.S. troops died in November, according to casualty reports available Tuesday.


Word of the Day
edulcoration
  • The act of sweetening by admixture of some saccharine substance.
The word 'edulcoration' comes from a Latin word meaning 'making sweet'.