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2006-07-06 01:39:36

By Khaled Farhan KUFA, Iraq (Reuters) - A suicide car bomber blasted two coach-loads of Iranian pilgrims outside a Shiite Muslim shrine in Iraq at dawn on Thursday, killing 13 people and wounding 41, police and hospital sources said. The attack came a day after the U.S.

2006-07-06 00:44:34

By Khaled Farhan KUFA, Iraq (Reuters) - A suicide car bomber blasted two coach-loads of Iranian pilgrims outside a Shiite Muslim shrine in Iraq at dawn on Thursday, killing 10 people and wounding 40, police and hospital sources said.

2006-07-05 06:09:52

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Baghdad's central morgue received 1,595 bodies last month -- the highest number since the February bombing of a Shiite shrine sparked a wave of sectarian killings, a morgue official said on Wednesday.

2006-07-04 12:46:18

By Aseel Kami and Ross Colvin BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Gunmen pulled the deputy electricity minister from his car in a busy Baghdad street on Tuesday, briefly kidnapping him and 19 bodyguards in an attack that underlined the vulnerability of Iraq's new government.

2006-07-04 12:25:35

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - An Iraqi deputy electricity minister, kidnapped by gunmen on Tuesday along with 19 bodyguards was released 12 hours later unharmed, Interior Ministry sources said. They said Raad al-Harith was freed with seven of his bodyguards in the same area where he was kidnapped.

2006-07-04 10:53:23

By Aseel Kami and Ross Colvin BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Gunmen pulled the deputy electricity minister from his car in a busy Baghdad street on Tuesday, kidnapping him and 19 bodyguards in an attack that underlined the vulnerability of Iraq's new government.

2006-07-04 11:53:03

By Matt Spetalnick FORT BRAGG, North Carolina (Reuters) - President George W. Bush, trying to tap into Independence Day patriotism to revive domestic support for an unpopular war, vowed on Tuesday that U.S. troops would not leave Iraq until their mission was complete.

2006-07-04 11:08:18

By Matt Spetalnick FORT BRAGG, North Carolina (Reuters) - President George W. Bush, trying to tap into Independence Day patriotism to revive domestic support for an unpopular war, vowed on Tuesday that U.S. troops would not leave Iraq until their mission was complete.

2006-07-02 07:10:50

By Ahmed Rasheed BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraq on Sunday named Saddam Hussein's eldest daughter and first wife on its most-wanted list along with top Baathists and al Qaeda's new leader in Iraq, a day after the bloodiest bombing in three months killed over 60.

2006-07-02 05:44:43

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Abu Musab al-Zarqawi, the leader of al Qaeda in Iraq killed this month in a U.S. air strike, has been buried in a secret grave in Iraq, Iraq's national security adviser said on Sunday.


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swell-mobsman
  • A member of the swell-mob; a genteelly clad pickpocket. Sometimes mobsman.
Use of the word 'swell-mobsman' dates at least to the early 1800s.