Round-up of Daily Violence in Iraq-Friday 8 August 2008

The daily Iraq 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.


Around 7 p.m. a parked car bomb targeted civilians in a market in Tal Afar city about 30 miles west of Mosul, killing 20 civilians and injuring 70 others.