9 April 2005 Events in Iraq
20:46 Haditha. Police chief assassinated. The newly appointed police chief of Haditha was assinated as he left a meeting with US miitary commanders.
19:35 Baghdad. Street demonstrations against US military. Hundreds of thousands of Iraqis demonstrated in Paradise Square in Baghdad against the US military.
11:44 Mosul. Car bombing kills two police and wounds 13 civilians in Mosul.
09:41 Baghdad. Al-Sadr supporters demonstrate against the United States and demand foriegn troop pullout.
9:00 Kut. Two truck drivers killed. Gunmen attacked a 14-truck Trade Ministry convoy on the main highway between Baghdad and Kut Nine trucks got away but 5 others were hijacked. Two truck drivers were kiled and five wounded.
08:31 Latifiyah. Fifteen Iraqi soliders killed when roadside bomb detonates as Iraqi military convoy passes by.
08:06 Baghdad. Protesters march in second anniversary of fall of Saddam Hussein, demanding US leave Iraq. At least 1 million demonstrators participate.
07:30 Baghdad. Al-Sadr collaborator assassinated. Fadel al-Choq, director of the al-Sadr office in Karbala, was assassinated has he drove through the Doura quarter of Baghdad on his way to Saturday's street demonstrations. Another passenger, who worked in the al-Sadr office in the town of al-Hor 110 km north of Karbala, was wounded.