The daily Iraq violence report is compiled by McClatchy Newspapers Special Correspondents in Baghdad from police, military and medical reports. This is not a comprehensive list of all violence in Iraq, much of which goes unreported. It's posted without editing as transmitted to McClatchy's Washington Bureau.
- Police found 6 dead bodies throughout Baghdad. 1 in Sadr, 1 in New Baghdad, 1 in Ghazaliyah, 1 in Amil, 1 in Bayaa, 1 in Mahmoudiyah.
- An IED exploded in front of a house in central Kirkuk in Al Musala area yesterday. One civilian was injured and one house was damaged.
- Gunmen killed Rabeea Awad Hammoudi, an employer of the Iraqi customs, in Al Hawija west of Kirkuk yesterday.
- A police source said coalition forces found two dead bodies of Mohammed Bassim and Rafid Naji west of Kirkuk. The two dead bodies were delivered to Al Riyadh police station and after that to the morgue.
- Around 11:45 a.m. Gunmen killed a barber man, Ghazwan Jawad, inside his shop in Al Nasr neighborhood. The deceased worked as a personal barber man to a colonel in Kirkuk police.