Round-up of Daily Violence in Iraq - Saturday 04 July 2009

McClatchy NewspapersJuly 4, 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.


- Around 7 a.m. a roadside bomb exploded inside vegetables wholesale market in Al Youssifiyah town, 12 miles south of Baghdad, killing one civilian and injuring 15 civilians.

- Around 8:30 p.m. two roadside bombs injured five civilians in Al Bayaa neighborhood west Baghdad.


- Gunmen killed a policeman, Bassim Abbas, in Kirkuk today. Police said also two brothers, Bilal and Shihab Ahmed, were killed yesterday by gunmen. All three victims were killed using silencers.


- Gunmen killed a civilian works as a contractor in Al Zuhour neighborhood east Mosul city. Police said the gunmen used silencers.

- A roadside bomb targeted a police vehicle in central Mosul. The explosion injured one civilian.


- A roadside bomb targeted an Iraqi police vehicle in central Tikrit. One policeman was injured.

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