Round-up of Daily Violence in Iraq - Sunday 8 November, 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.


Gunmen shot and killed a policeman while off duty in Dorat al Mustashfa neighbourhood in west Mosul, Sunday. The police caught two of the gunmen and the investigation is underway.

Two insurgents were killed while attempting to plant a roadside bomb in the main thoroughfare of Zahraa neighbourhood, east Mosul, Sunday.

A roadside bomb targeted a police patrol in Sarj Khana neighbourhood, central Mosul, Sunday afternoon killing three policemen and injuring five civilians.