round-up of daily Violence in Iraq - Thursday 29 October 2009

McClatchy NewspapersOctober 29, 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.

Baghdad

Five civilians were wounded when a roadside bomb detonated targeting civilians in Palestine Street in east Baghdad around 6 p.m.

Nineveh

Three policemen were killed when gunmen attacked a police checkpoint in Amil neighborhood in west Mosul on Thursday evening.

A suicide bomber blew himself up after Iraqi soldiers surrounded him in Talafar town west of Mosul on Thursday afternoon.

On Thursday afternoon, two gunmen opened fire upon a policeman in Al-Karama neighborhood in east Mosul. The policeman fired back the gunmen wounding one of them while the other one run.

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