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Round-up of Daily Violence in Iraq - Tuesday 1 September 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.

Baghdad

Three civilians were injured by an adhesive bomb that was stuck to a civilian car in Palestine Street in northeast Baghdad around 11 a.m.

Two civilians were injured by an adhesive bomb that was stuck to their vehicle in Athemiyah neighborhood in northeast Baghdad.

Nineveh

Two Iraqi soldiers were injured when a roadside bomb detonated targeting their vehicle in Al-Hadbaa neighborhood north of Mosul city on Tuesday afternoon.

Gunmen killed a major in the Iraqi army in Al-Shifa neighborhood in west Mosul on Tuesday afternoon.

Gunmen opened fire upon prayers while they were leaving the big mosque in downtown Mosul city after evening prayers killing two prayers and injuring a third one.

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