Round-up of Daily Violence in Iraq-Wednesday 19 November 2008

McClatchy NewspapersNovember 19, 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.


- Two roadside bombs detonated near liquor shops at Uqba bin Nafia intersection in the Karrada neighborhood. Five people were injured and two shops were damaged.

- Police found one dead body in Nasr neighborhood in Karkh bank in Baghdad today.


- Before noon, a roadside bomb targeted an Iraqi Army patrol in the 17th of July neighborhood in Mosul city. Two soldiers were wounded.

- A suicide car bomber targeted an Iraqi Army patrol in Kog Jali neighborhood in Mosul city. Two soldiers were wounded.


- Five al Qaida members were killed and one American-backed Sunni paramilitary member was injured in clashes that took place in Al-Milih area (about 18 miles northeast Samarra). - A magnetic bomb detonated under a police officer's car in Samarra city. The officer was killed.

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