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maddezmom Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Dec-04-04 06:21 AM
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18. Jordan closes Iraqi border after attack
AMMAN (AFP) - Jordan closed its border crossing with Iraq (news - web sites) to all travellers coming from the war-torn country, a day after a van exploded at the Iraqi border post of Trebil.


~snip~
On Friday, a van exploded at Trebil, destroying a room often used by US army personnel.


Almost simultaneously, an Iraqi-registered civilian car rigged with explosives was detected at Jordan's Karameh crossing and its two Iraqi occupants arrested.


They were allegedly planning to detonate the car against a convoy of fuel tankers who were waiting for US security to escort them through Iraq.




http://story.news.yahoo.com/news?tmpl=story&cid=1515&nc...
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  - Damn you Bush  StaggerLee   Dec-03-04 03:54 PM   #1 
  - As time goes by, I find  crappy diem   Dec-03-04 04:00 PM   #3 
     - I Tend To Agree. The Only...  jayfish   Dec-03-04 04:02 PM   #4 
     - damned if I know. I guess  crappy diem   Dec-03-04 06:00 PM   #9 
     - I agree, and have been composing a letter to the editor about  alfredo   Dec-03-04 04:10 PM   #6 
     - I am going to start a letter also.  crappy diem   Dec-03-04 06:06 PM   #10 
        - Our paper allows up to 250 words, but my best  alfredo   Dec-03-04 06:47 PM   #15 
     - It is The Rich (worldwide) and the rest of us.  0007   Dec-04-04 08:12 AM   #20 
  - This month is starting off splendidly  Qanisqineq   Dec-03-04 03:58 PM   #2 
  - The quote at the bottom of your post  progressiveBadger   Dec-03-04 04:05 PM   #5 
  - Nethercutt is a despicable reichbot cockroach.  TahitiNut   Dec-03-04 06:15 PM   #11 
  - Yes, we're glad Nethercutt and his Osama-baiting attacks on Sen. Murray...  Barrett808   Dec-03-04 06:15 PM   #12 
  - And the answer is.......  OETKB   Dec-04-04 11:47 AM   #24 
  - Geez, wasn't it nice that the  joanski01   Dec-03-04 04:17 PM   #7 
  - I guess this was chocolate, dark chocolate  nadinbrzezinski   Dec-03-04 04:20 PM   #8 
  - This is horrible news ...  ElectroPrincess   Dec-03-04 06:23 PM   #13 
  - It is pretty horrible.  TacticalPeek   Dec-03-04 06:44 PM   #14 
     - I also hate George Bush more every day. Eve-ry day.  4MoronicYears   Dec-03-04 07:16 PM   #16 
  - Two multinational force soldiers killed in Iraq-Jordan border bombing  maddezmom   Dec-04-04 05:49 AM   #17 
  - Jordan closes Iraqi border after attack  maddezmom   Dec-04-04 06:21 AM   #18 
  - Thanks for the followup. I was wondering what came of this. nt  bemildred   Dec-04-04 07:50 AM   #19 
  - Thanks for the update.  TacticalPeek   Dec-04-04 09:58 AM   #21 
     - another update: 2 US soldiers killed near Jordanian border  maddezmom   Dec-04-04 11:24 AM   #23 
  - More fuel to the Syria fire  PurityOfEssence   Dec-04-04 11:21 AM   #22 
  - Suicide car bomb hits US Marines in Iraq  prairie   Dec-04-04 01:37 PM   #25 
 

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