Round-up of Daily Violence in Iraq - Wednesday 22 September, 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.


Two mortar rounds slammed into the Green Zone, Wednesday. No casualties were reported.

A roadside bomb targeted a police patrol near Sakhra restaurant in Palestine Street, east Baghdad, Wednesday, injuring three policemen.


A roadside bomb that was planted near the main coach station in the centre of Kirkuk city, detonated late Tuesday, killing two soldiers and injuring another.


A roadside bomb targeted a farmer driving his tractor in his orchard in Qara Teppa village, north Baquba, Wednesday, causing him serious injuries.


A parked car bomb detonated in Hammam al Aleel neighbourhood, south Mosul, Wednesday, without casualties or damages.

A home made bomb that was planted in front of a house in Iyadhiyah neighbourhood, detonated, Wednesday. The explosion caused material damages to the house.

A suicide bomber, wearing an explosive belt sought to target an army checkpoint in al Ghabat Street, east Mosul, Wednesday. He was detected and shot before he had the chance to detonate.

Armed men in a speeding car shot and killed a civilian in Ma'moun neighbourhood, south Mosul, Wednesday.

A home made bomb that was planted at the gate of a captain in Nineveh traffic police force, in al Muhendiseen neighbourhood, detonated, Wednesday, seriously injuring a child from the neighbourhood.