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 people were killed and seven others were wounded by a roadside bomb in Athemiyah neighborhood in northeast Baghdad around 8 a.m.
- Two people were killed and 11 others were wounded when a bomb detonated inside a bus in Waziriyah neighborhood in northeast Baghdad around 9 a.m.
- Three people were killed and eight others were wounded when a bomb detonated inside a mini bus in Mahmoudiyah area in south Baghdad around 5 p.m.
- A policeman was seriously wounded when gunmen opened fire upon a police checkpoint in downtown Mosul.
- Police found two bodies of men in their forties thrown in Baladiyat area in north Mosul. The men were shot in the head.