Round-up of Daily Violence in Iraq - Wednesday 3 June 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 31 others were wounded when a bomb detonated inside a café in Shurta alRabi'a (Shurta 4th ) in west Baghdad around 9 p.m.

Three civilians were injured by a roadside bomb in Doura area south Baghdad around 8:30 p.m.


Gunmen driving motorcycles opened fire upon police checkpoint in Zinjili area in west Mosul on Wednesday afternoon killing one policeman and injuring another.