The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays

The KPFA Evening News, Weekdays – September 5, 2004

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Russians begin burying the victims of this week’s school massacre, while
president Vladimir Putin vows to crush the Chechen rebels he blames for the
assault…

A mortar attack in Baghdad takes the lives of two U.S. soldiers…

The prisoner-abuse scandal in Iraq widens, as four members of the navy seals
now facing charges… Meanwhile, brigadier General Janis Karpinsky claims
that higher-ranking officers are engaged in a conspiracy to let her take the
blame, and cover up their own involvement in the scandal…

Israel begins building another segment of its west bank wall, this time in
the Southern West Bank. ..

The foreign ministers of India and Pakistan open a new round of talks aimed
at reducing tensions between the nuclear-armed neighbors…

Grassroots media workers created a new kind of radio broadcast this
week…