Round-up of Daily Violence in Iraq - Sunday 22 June 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.


Police found three bodies throughout Baghdad. Two bodies were found in Fdheliyah and one body was found in Saidiyah.


16 people including eight policemen were killed and 40 others were injured when a female suicide bomber blew herself up among policemen near Diyala governorate building in downtown Baquba city around 12:30 p.m.


14 people were injured including four policemen when a suicide car bomb attacked a police checkpoint in al Wihda neighborhood in downtown Mosul city on Sunday afternoon.


Three civilians including two women were killed and two other civilians were wounded when a roadside bomb exploded nearby a passing car on Rashad –Kirkuk Street southwest Kirkuk city north of Baghdad on Sunday morning.

Four civilians were killed in a roadside bomb that targeted their vehicle in Fashka village west of Kirkuk on Sunday morning