Round-up of Daily Violence in Iraq - Saturday 13 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.


A roadside bomb went off near a shopping centre in Doura, southern Baghdad at 1 p.m. Saturday, injuring six civilians.

Gunmen assassinated Brigadier General, Hussein Derwish Alwan, official in the Ministry of Interior near Shalal market in Shaab neighbourhood, northern Baghdad at 7 p.m. Saturday.