Round-up of Daily Violence in Iraq - Tuesday 28 April 2009

The daily Iraq 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.


Gunmen, on foot, attacked and killed a civilian while he was shopping in al Zinjeeli commercial centre in western Mosul, Tuesday morning. Early investigations showed that he was the father of two policemen.


Nidhal Abboud Shayir, a young, female suicide bomber wearing an explosive vest was suspected and captured just outside an Iraqi Police checkpoint in the main open air market in the centre of Muqdadiyah, a town to the east of Baquba Monday afternoon. Her intention was to detonate as soon as she was inside the checkpoint said Iraqi Police.