Round-up of Daily Violence - Monday 02 June 2008

McClatchy NewspapersJune 2, 2008 

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 noon, a roadside bomb targeted a police patrol near Sarafiya bridge in Uttafiyah neighborhood (north Baghdad).One person was killed and six others were wounded including three policemen .

- Gunmen threw a grenade on a civilian car near Qahtan square in Yarmouk (west Baghdad).Three people were injured .

- Police found three dead bodies in the following neighborhoods in Baghdad: 2 in Karkh bank;1 in Amil and 1 in Iskan. While 1 was found in Fudhailiyah in Risafa bank

Mosul

- A car bomb targeted an army patrol at 17th July neighborhood. One soldier was killed and another was injured.

- A bomb which was planted inside the car of the deputy dean of Mosul agricultural college.Faris Yunis was killed in that incident.

- A suicide car bomber targeted the Mosul police station in Dawasa (east Mosul).7 people were killed including 3 policemen and i 25 others were injured(policemen and civilians).

Kirkuk

- Gunmen killed a policeman in downtown Kirkuk city and then they kidnapped a civilian from the same spot taking him to unknown location.

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