Round-up of Daily Violence in Iraq-Thursday 15 November 2007

McClatchy NewspapersNovember 15, 2007 

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.


- Around 7:45 a.m. A gunman riding a motorcycle killed Suad Kukaz, Al Amal high school principle, as she left her home in Kadhemiyah today.

- Around 8:30 a.m. a roadside targeted civilians in Karrada, injuring two civilians.

- Around 3:30 p.m. a roadside bomb targeted civilians in Al Nidhal Street in Karrada, injuring 3 civilians.

- Police found 6 dead bodies throughout Baghdad. 1 in Palestine St, 1 in Karrada, 1 in Shoala, 1 in Doura, 1 in Bayaa, 1 in Saidiyah


- Around 7:45 a.m. A suicide car bomb targeted Brigadier General Omar Khatab, a commander of a police emergency battalion, in Kirkuk, injuring Khatab and killing 3 of his body guards and injuring 3 other guards, four civilians were killed and 13 were injured.

- A roadside bomb targeted Iraqi police vehicle on a main road south of Kirkuk, injuring 6 soldiers.


- Police lieutenant Jassim Al Daraji killed two suspects of killing his brother, LC Ali Al Daraji, during their investigation in police intelligence yesterday. The two killed suspects were among 4 suspects were detained earlier. Jassim was detained after he shot the two detainees.


- A suicide wearing a vest bomb targeted a funeral ceremony in Mueilha area northern Babil province yesterday, killing Emad Al Gartani, the head of the awakening council in that area, and injuring ten others.


- Several mortar shells slammed into Al Ajeem village today, injuring 3 residents.

- A roadside bomb targeted a civilian car in Tala Abass area, injuring three civilians.

- Gunmen killed Mohamed Salah, a farmer, north of Baqouba near Jalawla today.

- Police found the body of Fadel Ahmed on a main road northern Jalawla yesterday. Police said Ahmed was killed by gangsters who stole all his possessions and added Ahmed owned bricks factory in the area.

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