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.
A roadside bomb targeted a U.S. military convoy on the traffic bridge between Doura and Saidiyah in southern Baghdad at around 6 p.m. Saturday. The area was blocked by the U.S. military but no casualties were reported.