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.
Three bodies were found in Baghdad today in the following neighborhoods (1 body in Ur, 1 body in Bayaa and 1 body in Amil).
Gunmen killed Fahima Hussein Mohammed,a nurse works in Hawija central hospital in Hawija town west of Kirkuk. Police said that the gunmen opened fire on the nurse while while she was inside her house, Fahima was injured seriously and she died while moving her to the hospital.
Two policemen were wounded when an IED exploded targeting their patrol on Kirkuk – Mosul street north of Kirkuk around 10,30 am