The daily Iraqi 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.
Police found two unidentified bodies in Baghdad. One body was found in Saba al-Bor north Baghdad while the second body was found in Saidiyah neighborhood south Baghdad
Gunmen attacked three vehicles carrying pilgrims who were coming back from Karbala city near Injana area, 30 Kilometers south of Kirkuk city around 9:00 a.m. A civilian was killed and ten others were wounded, Iraqi police said.
Two Iraqi soldier were killed and three others were injured when an IED exploded targeting their patrol in Mulla Eid village, about 13 miles south of Baquba around 2:15 p.m.
Sheikh Hasan Rahim, the sheikh of Uqabi tribe was killed during fighting with the Iraqi army forces against the insurgents of Qaida in Mulla Eid village around 5:00 p.m.
Police found two bodies in Thira’a Dijla area west of Ramadi