Round-up of Daily Violence in Iraq-Thursday 13 December 2007

McClatchy NewspapersDecember 13, 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.

Baghdad

- Around 5:30 a.m. an IED targeted Alcohol shop in Al Karrada near Al Tahriyat square causing damages to the shop.

- Around 5:30 a.m. two IED's targeted Alcohol shop near Al Amana bus station in Karrada causing damages to the shop. Police defused third IED in the site.

- Around 6:30 a.m. an IED placed beneath a car caused damages to the car in Al Zafaraniyah.

- Around 8 a.m. gunmen assassinated Firas Saadi Hussein, a contractor, in Al Mansour.

- Around 1 p.m. gunmen attacked Dr. Sabah Tariq, Head of the Technology University in Baghdad, on a high way near Al Qahira neighborhood, injuring him and his daughter.

- Around 1:30 p.m. a parked car bomb near the Italian embassy in Al Waziriyah killed one civilian and injured five people including two police officers.

- Police found three bodies in Baghdad, in Qahira, Doura and Amil.

Diyala

- Gunmen killed a woman in Al Tahrir neighborhood in Baqouba.

- Police found four bodies in Baqouba.

- Iraqi army patrols found 16 bodies in a ditch in Al Jazeera area near Muqdadiyah, Iraqi police said.

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