Round-up of Daily Violence in Iraq - Saturday 28 October2007

The daily Iraq violence report is complied 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.


2 civilians were killed and 13 wounded in a car bomb in Atifiyah- Kadhemiyah intersection north Baghdad around 5,00 pm.

2 civilians were injured when an IED explosion in Bayaa neighborhood southwest Baghdad around 5,15 pm.

Police found 6 anonymous bodies in Baghdad in the following neighborhoods (2 bodies in Amil, 1 body in Doura, 1 body in Kadhemiyah, 1 body in Shaab and 1 body in Sadr city.


6 civilians were killed and 25 others wounded in a parked car bomb near a bus station downtown Kirkuk city north of Baghdad around 1,30 pm.


Yesterday night, Gunmen attacked a convoy of the Islamic Party killing one member in the party and injured 3 others. The attackers kidnapped 2 others from the convoy which was coming from Zubeer twon southwest Basra city towards Basra.

Gunmen killed one prominent member of the Supreme Election Committee in Basra (Ausama Al Abadi) downtown Basra yesterday night.

Around 12.00: the FBS of South Oil Co. in Basra open fire against the demonstrators who gathered in front of building of the company to demand of providing them with jobs in this company. 6 of demonstrators were injured in the incident.