Round-up of daily Violence in Iraq - Tuesday 18 November 2008

McClatchy NewspapersNovember 18, 2008 

The daily Iraqi 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 8 a.m. a bomb detonated inside the house of Sadi mahdi, a general inspector in the ministry of electricity in al Qadisiyah neighborhood in west Baghdad. Sadi’s son Mustafa and his wife were injured. The explosions damaged their car.

- Two civilians were injured by a roadside bomb in Hahdha neighborhood in downtown Baghdad around 10 a.m.

- A civilian was injured by a roadside bomb in Kasra neighborhood in east Baghdad.

- Two members of the national police were injured by two roadside bomb in Doura neighborhood in south Baghdad around 5 p.m.

- Police found the corpses of 15 bodies who were buried in an under construction house in Ur neighborhood in east Baghdad.


- A civilian was killed and ten others were wounded by a parked car bomb west of Mosul city on Tuesday morning.

- A bomb detonated in east Mosul city on Tuesday morning. No casualties were reported.

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