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.
Two civilians were killed and thirteen others were injured by a bomb in Taji area north of Baghdad around 8:30 a.m.
Eight people were injured including five policemen by a roadside bomb that targeted a police patrol in Shaab neighborhood in north Baghdad around 1:00 p.m.
police found one unidentified body in Talbiyah neighborhood in east Baghdad.
Gunmen assassinated Sheikh Omar Raddam Getan; one of the Sheikhs of Azza tribe on Monday evening. The gunmen set a fake checkpoint in al Ain village north of Baquba city.