Round-up of Daily Violence in Iraq - Friday 27 February 2009

McClatchy NewspapersFebruary 27, 2009 

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.


A roadside bomb targeted an Iraqi Army patrol near the Siha traffic tunnel, western Mosul, Thursday injuring two: a major and a soldier.


A roadside bomb targeted a Coalition military patrol in central Basra, Friday morning, damaging a military vehicle without causing any casualties.


A roadside bomb targeted a U.S. military convoy to the north of Amara city, Friday, damaging a military vehicle without causing any casualties.

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