Round-up of Daily Violence in Iraq - Saturday 29 May, 2010

McClatchy NewspapersMay 29, 2010 

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 a joint police and army checkpoint in Taji district, north Baghdad at 4 p.m. Saturday, killing two soldiers and injuring two soldiers and two policemen.


Abdulmelik Marwan, a student in 12th grade was shot and killed by checkpoint security in Baladruz, to the northeast of Baquba, at around 11 p.m. Friday. Allegedly, Marwan, riding a motorbike, did not stop at the checkpoint in accordance with instructions, and was shot at, and killed.

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