Round-up of Daily Violence in Iraq - Saturday 2 October 2010

McClatchy NewspapersOctober 2, 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.


Two mortar rounds slammed into the Green Zone, at 6 a.m. Saturday. No casualties were reported.


A roadside bomb targeted an army checkpoint in al Islah al Zira'i neighbourhood in west Mosul, Saturday, killing one army serviceman and injuring another three.

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