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Round-up of Daily Violence in Iraq - Sunday 3 August 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.

Baghdad

Nine people including three policemen were injured in a roadside bomb near that targeted a police patrol near al Kindi in downtown Baghdad around 7:30 a.m.

Two civilians were injured in a roadside bomb that targeted a convoy of 4wheel drive vehicles near al Ghadeer bridge in east Baghdad around 8:00 a.m.

Twelve civilians were killed and 24 others were wounded in a parked truck bomb that targeted them near the passport directory building in al Maghrib Street in Adhemiyah neighborhood in east Baghdad around 8:30 a.m.

Four civilians were injured in a roadside bomb that targeted a police patrol near Bayaa bridge in south Baghdad around 12:00 p.m.

A civilian was injured in a roadside bomb in Ghazaliyah neighborhood in west Baghdad around 4:15 p.m.

Two unidentified bodies were found in Baghdad by Iraqi Police today; one in Zafaraniyah and the other in Saidiyah.

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