Round-up of Daily Violence in Iraq - Friday 13 March 2009

McClatchy NewspapersMarch 13, 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.


A woman was killed and a man was injured by a roadside bomb in Doura neighborhood in south Baghdad around 9 a.m.

Two civilians were injured by a roadside in Khadhraa neighborhood in west Baghdad around 10 a.m.

Four policemen were injured by a roadside bomb in New Baghdad neighborhood in east Baghdad around 10 a.m.


Gunmen assassinated a school guard east of Baquba around 6 a.m. Sahwa members clashed with the insurgents after the incident. One Sahwa member was injured during the clashes.

Gunmen killed a bus driver in Imam Wis area east of Baquba around 2 p.m.

Around 1 p.m., a bomb detonated near a photo lab in Baquba city belongs to a man that was killed less than a week ago. The lab was destroyed completely.


A policeman was killed by a roadside bomb which targeted a police patrol in south Mosul on Thursday evening.

Gunmen killed a policeman near his house in east Mosul.


A Katusha rocket hit the British base in Basra international airport west Basra on Thursday evening. The spokesman of the British forces confirmed that no casualties happened.

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