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Round-up of Daily Violence in Iraq - Tuesday 11 May 2010

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.

Baghdad

A roadside bomb targeted civilians in al Husseiniyah neighbourhood, northeast Baghdad, Late Monday, injuring two.

Armed men in a speeding car opened fire at a checkpoint in Rabea Street, Jami'a neighbourhood, west Baghdad, late Monday, injuring one policeman.

Armed men in a speeding car opened fire at a checkpoint in Iskan neighbourhood, west Baghdad, late Monday, injuring one policeman.

Armed men in a speeding car opened fire at a checkpoint in Alawi neighbourhood, central Baghdad, late Monday, injuring one policeman.

Armed men in a speeding car opened fire at a checkpoint in Sanaa Square, Kathimiyah neighbourhood, northwest Baghdad, late Monday, injuring two policemen.

Two home made bombs planted near Talaya' Square, northwest Baghdad, exploded late Monday targeting a police patrol injuring two policemen and two civilians.

A homemade bomb that was planted near a store that sold alcoholic beverages near the National Theatre in Karrada exploded late Monday destroying the store and all its contents.

Anbar

A suicide bomber driving a car bomb targeted the checkpoint at the entrance of Fallujah at 11.30 a.m. Tuesday, killing one policeman and one civilian and injuring four civilians and one police officer. The explosion also caused extensive damages to a number of cars waiting in line to pass the checkpoint.

Nineveh

A roadside bomb targeted an Iraqi army patrol in Zuhur neighbourhood, east Mosul, Tuesday, injuring one soldier.

A roadside bomb targeted a police patrol stationed near the fifth bridge, west Mosul, Tuesday, injuring one policeman.

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