Round-up of Daily Violence in Iraq - Thursday 29 November 2007

McClatchy NewspapersNovember 29, 2007 

The daily Iraq violence report is complied 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 a.m., a roadside bomb exploded at Palestine street near Ibtisam restaurant . A nearby car was damaged in the incident and 6 of its passengers were injured.

- Around 8 a.m., a roadside bomb exploded at one of the streets near the Sha’ab stadium in Zayouna neighborhood ( east Baghdad ) injuring 5 people .

- Police found ( 6 ) unidentified dead bodies in the following neighborhoods in Baghdad: ( 4 ) were found in west Baghdad ( Karkh bank) ; 2 in Doura , 1 in Saidiyah and 1 Toubchi . While ( 2 ) were found in east bank ( Risafa bank ) ; 1 in Sinak( Bab Al-Sharji ) and 1 in Palestine street.


The following took place between Thursday noon and the evening of Thursday 29 :

- Gunmen opened fire on the general brigadier ( Hamid Ibrahim) the head of Hibhib police at Hidayda area in Baquba injuring two of his guards.

- Mortars hit Al-Salam police station in Baquba injuring two policemen .

- Mortars hit Al-Jazeera village in Al-Muqdadiyah ( 45 km north east Baquba) injuring two people .

- A roadside bomb exploded at Kinaan area in Baquba injuring two people.

- Mortars hit Al-Salam area ( Anbakiyah and Shahin villages ) killing 12 people and injuring 25 others.


- Wednesday night , a roadside targeted a patrol for the Iraqi army near Kharbat Aziz on Kirkuk- Biji road ( west Kirkuk) injuring two ( one officer and another soldier ) with some damage to the vehicle.

- Around 4.30 of Wednesday afternoon, a roadside targeted an Iraqi army patrol near ( Salih Abid) of Riadh ( west of Kirkuk ) injuring one injuring one of the officers .

- Wednesday night , gunmen killed two people in the street of Al-Wasiti neighborhood that leads to Wahid Huzairan ( downtown Kirkuk city )and ranaway.

- Around 2 p.m., a roadside bomb targeted an Iraqi guards’ convoy on the border between Iraq and Iran near Bamo village killing two ( one officer and a soldier ) with full destroy to their car.

- Around 2.30 p.m., gunmen opened fire on Hawijah district mayor ( Amar Mohammad Al-Hamadani ) as he was in a convoy on the way home in Hawijah ( west of Kirkuk). He was injured and one of his guards was killed .


- Before noon, gunmen killed the son of Sheikh Dhamin Al-Ajeel on the way of Dour – Al Bou Ajeel ( 6 km east Tikrit ) .People say that the father was the target who was with him in the car as he is one of the Sahwa Skeikhs .

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