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.
- Four mortar shells slammed into the Green Zone around 1 p.m. Iraqi police said no injuries were reported.
- A parked car bomb exploded targeting volunteers to the Iraqi army in east Mosul killing one and injuring 19 recruits.
- A parked car bomb targeted L. Col. Saad Al Shamari, head of a support council, in Jubail neighborhood in south Fallujah. Shamari was injured and two of his body guards and two other civilians and one child.