Round-up of Daily Violence in Iraq - Saturday 1 August 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.


Gunmen attacked with machineguns a checkpoint of Iraqi army in downtown Mosul city on Saturday morning killing one soldier.