Round-up of Daily Violence in Iraq - Thursday 18 December 2008

McClatchy NewspapersDecember 18, 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

- Mortars hit Sleikh neighborhood (north Baghdad). One person was killed and six others were wounded, Wednesday night.

Diyala

- A roadside bomb targeted an Iraqi army patrol in downtown Baquba city around 10 a.m. Eighteen people were wounded including two soldiers.

Mosul

- A roadside bomb targeted an army patrol in Bakr neighborhood in Mosul city. One soldier was killed and another wounded.

- A roadside bomb detonated near the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) headquarter in Bashiqa town (northeast Mosul). No casualties reported but some damage to the building.

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