Round-up of Daily Violence in Iraq - Friday 23 October, 2009

McClatchy NewspapersOctober 23, 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.

Baghdad

A magnetic bomb stuck to an empty tanker truck detonated in al Obaidi neighbourhood, northeastern Baghdad, at 10 p.m. Thursday causing no human casualties.

Nineveh

Gunmen shot and killed a policeman in Bab al Toob neighbourhood, central Mosul, Friday.

Gunmen shot and killed a traffic policeman in Karama neighbourhood, eastern Mosul, Friday.

A roadside bomb targeted an Iraqi army patrol in Baaj district, 120 km to the west of Mosul, Friday killing one soldier.

A policeman was injured by sniper fire in Shifaa neighbourhood, western Mosul, Friday.

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