Roundup of Daily Violence in Iraq - Thursday 26 February 2009

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 targeting an Iraqi army patrol in the central Baghdad Jadiriyah neighborhood killed two soldiers around 7:40 a.m. Ten people were wounded, including two soldiers.

- A roadside bomb wounded three policeman in Nidhal street in Karrada neighborhood around noon.


- A roadside bomb targeting a police patrol in Wadi Hajar in Mosul wounded three people.

- A roadside bomb targeting a police patrol in Karama neighborhood in Mosul killed an officer and left three other people wounded.