Annan Guardedly OKs U.N. Team in Iraq: "U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan cautiously supported an American and Iraqi request that a U.N team study whether Iraq could have quick, direct elections for a transitional government. (AP)"
Dead UK Soldier's Flak Jacket Burned Over Bio Fears: "The flak jacket worn by a Britishsoldier shot dead in the chest during the first days of the warin Iraq was later burned because it represented a potentialhealth hazard, the Ministry of Defense said on Tuesday. (Reuters)"
Annan mulls sending UN mission to Iraq: "UN Secretary General Kofi Annan said he would consider sending a UN team to Iraq in a move the United States hopes will quell opposition to its plans for the future Iraqi government. (AFP)"
Iraq's Interim Gov't to Combat Corruption: "Iraq's interim administration is establishing an office to combat corruption and abuse of power in a step toward ridding the country of one legacy of Saddam Hussein's rule. (AP)"