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 8 p.m. a magnetic bomb, which was stuck to a police officer's car, was detonated in a controlled explosion on Al-Muheet street in Kadhemiyah neighborhood (north Baghdad). The target was an officer of the Ministry of Interior who noticed the bomb before it detonated. - Police found one dead body in Husseiniyah neighborhood (northeast Baghdad) along the east bank of the Tigris River.