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Round-up of Daily Violence in Iraq - Sunday 7 June 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.

Baghdad

A roadside bomb exploded in Doura neighborhood, southern Baghdad around 6 a.m. Sunday. No casualties were reported.

A roadside bomb exploded in Jihad neighborhood, western Baghdad around 6 a.m. Sunday. No casualties were reported.

A mortar round hit the Green Zone around 6 a.m. Sunday. No casualties were reported. And another mortar hit the Green Zone around 3 p.m. again with no casualties reported.

Basra

A hand grenade targeted a U.S. military convoy on the main street of Jubaila neighborhood in central Basra on Sunday. No casualties were reported.

Wasit

A roadside bomb exploded in the town of Suwaira, 135 km to the north of Kut Saturday evening killing one civilian and injuring his wife.

Nineveh

- Police found unidentified dead body for a man in Al-Sukar neighborhood in eastern Mosul on Sunday morning.

- Around 10:30 p.m. insurgents kidnapped two guards of the general hospital in Shifaa neighborhood in western Mosul on Sunday. Their bodies were found in a distance minutes later.

Anbar

- Around 5:30 p.m. a roadside bomb targeted a police patrol in downtown Fallujah on Sunday. Three policemen were wounded with one car damaged.

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