Round-up of Daily Violence in Iraq - Tuesday 21 October 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.


Four people (three civilians and an Iraqi soldier) were injured by a roadside bomb nearby Mustansiriyah University in Palestine Street in east Baghdad around 12:00 pm.

Five civilians were injured when mortar shells hit Saidiyah neighborhood south Baghdad around 6:45 p.m.

Police found one unidentified body in Hurriyah neighborhood