Round-up of Daily Violence in Iraq - Saturday 18 July 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.


- Around 8:45 p.m. a roadside bomb targeted a vehicle of the Iraqi police near Al Bayaa neighborhood western Baghdad injuring two policemen.


- A roadside bomb targeted a vehicle of Iraqi army soldiers in 17th of July neighborhood western Mosul city. Two soldiers were injured.


- A roadside bomb targeted Naeem Jassim Al Halbousi, a tribal sheikh, in central of Garma town north of Fallujah. Al Halbousi was killed along with two bodyguards and another guard was injured.