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Since 1st March, 1999
Saddam’s men prepare for battle
Paramilitary forces, dressed in black and carrying AK-47 assault rifles and grenades, headed towards the outskirts of the Iraqi capital today or joined soldiers in full combat gear digging in around the city. ...  | Read.. 
Tough world of cigarette barter
Is a Cuban cigar worth swapping for a can of processed meat' ...  | Read.. 
Iraq lifts ban on Jazeera
Correspondents for Qatar-based al Jazeera satellite television resumed reporting from Iraq yesterday after Baghdad lifted bans on two of its journalists. ...  | Read.. 
Fresh cases, deaths hit HK
Hong Kong reported 39 new infections and three deaths from a deadly respiratory virus today, as newspapers in the battered Chinese region warned of a health care system in cr ...  | Read.. 
beginning of the end: Cheering Iraqi soldiers head for the outskirts of Baghdad on Saturday. (AFP)
Tyrant or ally' Saddam’s been both to US
“Evil tyrant” or tactical ally'..  | Read.. 
Thank you for coming, Iraqis tell Marines
Cheering Iraqis handed out soft drinks and offered cigarettes to US Marines today, warmly welcoming..  | Read.. 
Baghdad cleric seeks divine intervention
The imam leaned on his sword and intoned to the ranks o ...  | Read.. 

Free nations will not wait for another 9/11: Bush
US President George W. Bush said today the Iraq war has mad ...  | Read.. 

McCartney puts credits record straight
Former Beatle Paul McCartney hit back at critics today, say ...  | Read..