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 2 p.m. a roadside bomb targeted civilians near Al Madaen hospital, injuring five people.
- Around 3 p.m. a suicide car bomb targeted joint Iraqi police and army checkpoint in Al Ghazaliyah, killing one soldier and three civilians and injuring two soldiers, two police officers and two civilians.
- Police found two bodies in Baghdad, in Saidiyah and Sadr.