Round-up of Daily Violence in Iraq - Thursday 4 December 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.


Two members of the national police were injured by a bomb near al Wathiq intersection in Karrada neighborhood in downtown Baghdad around 10 a.m.

Four civilians were wounded by an adhesive bomb that was stuck to a car in Bab al Sharji in downtown Baghdad around 3 p.m.

A civilian was killed and two others were injured by an adhesive bomb that was stuck to a car in Bab al Muatham neighborhood in downtown Baghdad around 8 p.m.


Three civilians were killed and ten others were wounded by a bicycle bomb in Baquba city north of Baghdad around 11 a.m.

Police found 21 unidentified bodies in Salam area north of Baquba city.


15 people were killed and more than 140 others were injured in two suicide attacks carried out by people driving trucks. They targeted two police stations in downtown and north Fallujah, a city west of Baghdad around 11a.m. Police said the number of casualties could increase.


Gunmen killed and police officer and injured his colleague in downtown Mosul city on Thursday morning.

Eight Iraqi were injured when a suicide bomber attacked an American convoy in south Mosul city