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.
- Around 10 a.m. militiamen raided Al Baraka mosque (Sunni) near Al Washash area and planted four IEDs in the corners of the mosque. Three of the IEDs exploded and the fourth didn’t detonate, the mosque was not destroyed and no human casualties were caused according to the Iraqi police.
- Police found 6 dead bodies throughout Baghdad. 1 in Kasra, 1 in Ur, 1 in Doura, 1 in Saidiyah, 1 in Jihad, 1 in Yarmouk
- Two gunmen were killed and three others were injured as the IED they were planting exploded in Al Shirqat today.