Round-up of Daily Violence in Iraq - Wednesday 21 January 2009

McClatchy NewspapersJanuary 21, 2009 

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.


- Four civilians were killed and 10 others were injured by a parked car bomb that targeted a convoy of Zeyad al Ani, the President of the Islamic University in Adhemiyah neighborhood in northern Baghdad around 12 p.m. Two of al Ani's guards were among the injured.


- Gunmen killed a broker when they attacked him inside his office in downtown Mosul. Also a civilian was injured in the incident.


- A roadside bomb detonated near Al-Noor mosque in eastern Kirkuk city in the morning. One person was killed and another was wounded.

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