Round-up of Daily Violence in Iraq - Monday 23 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.


Nine civilians were killed and 23 others wounded by a roadside bomb inside a car maintenance workshop in Abu Ghraib district in west Baghdad around 12 p.m.

Seven people were injured including two national police members when a roadside bomb detonated in Doura neighborhood in south Baghdad on Monday evening.


At least 25 people were killed and 45 others were injured when a suicide bomber detonated inside mourning tent in Jalawla town northeast of Baquba city on Monday evening.


Four civilians and two policemen were injured when a suicide bomber detonated in Bab al Bedh area in downtown Mosul on Monday afternoon.

A policeman was killed and five civilians were injured when a suicide bomber detonated the policeman in Tal Afar town west of Mosul on Monday afternoon.

Two civilians were killed by a roadside bomb that targeted their car in Wadi hajar area south of Mosul city on Monday afternoon.