Round-up of Daily Violence in Iraq - Friday 8 May 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.


A parked car bomb targeted a police patrol near al Suleiman Mosque in al Rifaq neighbourhood, eastern Mosul injuring three policemen and one civilian and destroying one police vehicle.