Round-up of Daily Violence in Iraq - Wednesday 15 July 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.


Five civilians were killed and 34 others were injured when a bomb detonated near a funeral in sadr city northeast Baghdad around 8 p.m.

Ten people were killed including three policemen when a bomb detonated targeting pilgrims walking towards the holy shrine in Kathemiyah in Karrada neighborhood in downtown Baghdad around 9 p.m.Anbar

Five people were killed and 12 others were injured mostly soldiers from Abu Risha emergency battalion when a suicide car bomb detonated in downtown Ramadi city around 9 a.m.