Roundup of violence in Iraq - 3 January 2007

The daily Iraq violence report is compiled by McClatchy Newspapers Special Correspondent Mohammed al Awsy in Baghdad from police, military and medical reports. This is not a comprehensive list of all violence in Iraq, much of which goes unreported. Itís posted without editing as transmitted to McClatchyís Washington Bureau.

Baghdad .

-- at 10 o'clock this morning a car bomb exploded at al RUAD intersection in al mansour area, one civilian was injured and many shops were damaged.

-- at 8:30 this morning an IED exploded under a civilian car near AL JELUD leather factory in karada area, only 3 cars were damaged.

-- at 6 o'clock this evening 5 mortars fell at al shoala area north west Baghdad, 9 civilians were injured .

-- today 27 dead bodies were found in Baghdad, 3 in adhamiyah, 3 rashad, 1 sadr city, 3 hurriyah, 3 amil, 2 dora, 2 belat al shuhadaa, 2 saidiyah, 2 bayaa, 2 jihad, 3 kadhemiyah and 1 adil.