Round-up of Daily Violence in Iraq - Thursday 26 August, 2010

McClatchy NewspapersAugust 26, 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.


Armed men attacked a Sahwa checkpoint in Sarween village in Muqdadiyah, at dawn Thursday, killing all eight Sahwa members manning the checkpoint.

A roadside bomb targeted an army patrol in Abu Khemees village, 15 km to the south of Baquba, at 1 p.m. Thursday, killing two soldiers and seriously injuring the other two.

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