Round-up of Daily Violence in Baghdad - Monday 24 March 2008

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.


A policeman was injured in an IED explosion that targeted Iraqi police patrol on Mohammed al Qasim high way in east Baghdad around 8:00 a.m.

Three policemen were injured in an IED explosion that targeted a walking police patrol in Zayuna neighborhood in east Baghdad around 9:00 a.m.

Police found four bodies in Baghdad in the following neighborhoods (1 body in Husseiniyah, 1 body in Shaab, 1 body in Doura and 1 body in Shoala.


A civilian was killed when a mortar shell hit Tal Jwad village near Biji city north of Tikrit on Monday morning.


Three policemen were killed and two civilians were injured in an IED explosion that targeted a police patrol in Sadiyah town north of Baquba on Monday morning.