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.
A booby trapped bicycle detonated in Madain, 5 km to the southeast of Baghdad in an area of car dealerships at 5 p.m. Friday. No casualties were reported.
Two unidentified bodies were found by Iraqi Police in Baghdad today; the first in Jihad and the second in al-Obaidi.