Round-up of Daily Violence in Iraq - Thursday 11 November, 2010

McClatchy NewspapersNovember 12, 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.

Baghdad

A roadside bomb targeted civilians in Zafaraniyah neighbourhood, southeast Baghdad at 8 a.m. Thursday, injuring two.

A roadside bomb detonated in Zafaraniyah neighbourhood, southeast Baghdad at a few minutes after 8 a.m. Thursday, injuring two civilians and one policeman.

A magnetic bomb that was stuck to a civilian car detonated at around 9 a.m. Thursday in Uqba bin Nafi' Square, Karrada neighbourhood, central Baghdad, seriously injuring the driver.

Two roadside bombs within seconds of each other targeted a police patrol in Saidiyah neighbourhood, south Baghdad, at 7 p.m. Thursday, injuring five policemen and five civilians. Many of the injuries were serious, said security officials.

A roadside bomb targeted civilians in Zafaraniyah neighbourhood, southeast Baghdad, at 10 p.m. Thursday, injuring four.

Basra

A roadside bomb targeted a foreign private security company motorcade in the north of Basra city, Thursday, killing one security guard and injuring two others, all Iraqis.

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