Operation Iraqi Freedom


Iraqi Deaths


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PeriodISFCiv
Jul-11 63121
Jun-11 54150
May-11 65158
Apr-11 40112
Mar-11 43128
Feb-11 27106
Jan-11 14202
Dec-10 25103
Nov-10 28146
Oct-10 44141
Sep-10 46128
Aug-10 90273
Jul-10 37497
Jun-10 49127
May-10 48231
Apr-10 21240
Mar-10 31152
Feb-10 32204
Jan-10 17118
Dec-09 34253
Nov-09 1888
Oct-09 35285
Sep-09 6296
Aug-09 42397
Jul-09 47193
Jun-09 51316
May-09 39149
Apr-09 45302
Mar-09 49229
Feb-09 39163
Jan-09 54133
Dec-08 74246
Nov-08 27290
Oct-08 48240
Sep-08 98268
Aug-08 85226
Jul-08 98321
Jun-08 77373
May-08 110396
Apr-08 113631
Mar-08 161819
Feb-08 110564
Jan-08 69485
Dec-07 72476
Nov-07 89471
Oct-07 114565
Sep-07 96752
Aug-07 761598
Jul-07 2321458
Jun-07 1971148
May-07 1981782
Apr-07 3001521
Mar-07 2152762
Feb-07 1502864
Jan-07 911711
Dec-06 1231629
Nov-06 1231741
Oct-06 2241315
Sep-06 1503389
Aug-06 2332733
Jul-06 2171063
Jun-06 132738
May-06 150969
Apr-06 201808
Mar-06 191901
Feb-06 158688
Jan-06 189590
Dec-05 193344
Nov-05 176592
Oct-05 215463
Sep-05 233640
Aug-05 2821524
Jul-05 304518
Jun-05 296469
May-05 259572
Apr-05 199301
Mar-05 176257
Feb-05 103NA
Jan-05 109NA
Total
Total Prior to 2005
Total
8825
1300
10125
50152
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Aug-09
DateIncidentCivilianISFTotal
08/31/09MOSUL - Gunmen shot dead a woman near her house in western Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, on Sunday, police said.101
08/29/09BAGHDAD - A bomb stuck to the car of an Iraqi army soldier killed him and wounded three bystanders in Baghdad's northern Adhamiya district, police said.011
08/29/09BAGHDAD - A motorcycle bomb exploded near a cafe in Baghdad's eastern district of New Baghdad, killing two people and wounding 13 others, mostly youths, police said.202
08/29/09BAGHDAD - An attacker threw a grenade at an Iraqi police patrol, killing one policeman and wounding seven other people in northern Baghdad on Friday night, police said.011
08/29/09FALLUJA - A bomb attached to the car of a local politician representing Interior Minister Jawad Bolani's party killed the politician, his son and another person travelling with them in Falluja, 50 km (32 miles) west of Baghdad, police said.000
08/29/09MOSUL - A roadside bomb targeting an Iraqi army patrol killed one civilian and wounded a soldier in northern Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad on Thursday, police said.101
08/29/09MOSUL - A sniper shot dead a policeman at a check point in western Mosul, 390 Km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.011
08/29/09MOSUL - Gunmen killed a man affiliated with Mosul's al-Hadba political group when he left a mosque in northern Mosul on Thursday, police said. Mostly Sunni Arab al-Hadba dominates Mosul's provincial council.101
08/29/09MOSUL - Gunmen opened fire on Iraqi police and killed a girl and wounded one civilian in central Mosul on Thursday night, police said.101
08/29/09MUQTADIYA - A roadside bomb targeting an Iraqi police patrol killed two policemen and wounded four others, police said.022
08/29/09SHIRQAT - A suicide car bomb exploded near a police station, killing at least nine people and wounding 17 others in Shirqat, 300 km (190 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.909
08/29/09SINJAR - A truck bomb parked next to a market killed six people and wounded 20 in Sinjar, 390 km (240 miles) northwest of Baghdad, police said.606
08/27/09KIRKUK - Gunmen in a speeding car attacked a police foot patrol in central Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, killing a policeman and wounding another, late on Wednesday, police said.011
08/27/09MOSUL - A roadside bomb killed a policeman and wounded another when it struck a police patrol in northern Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.011
08/27/09TAJI - A car bomb killed a civilian and wounded another five inside a bus station in Taji, 20 km (12 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
08/26/09Gunmen stormed a bus and shot dead one of its passengers in Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said. 101
08/25/09BAGHDAD - Gunmen burst into the home of a university professor in Abu Ghraib, in Baghdad's western outskirts, late on Monday, killing the man, police said.101
08/25/09BAGHDAD - Gunmen shot dead a policeman at a checkpoint in Abu Ghraib late on Monday, police said.011
08/25/09MOSUL - Gunman shot dead a patient in a hospital in Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said. The gunman and a member of the hospital protection force were both wounded in the attack.101
08/25/09SAMARRA - A roadside bomb killed one policeman and wounded another when it struck a police patrol in central Samarra, 100 km (62 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.011
08/24/09Wassit - Two sticky bombs exploded in busses carrying passengers from Baghdad to Wassit province. Ten civilians were killed and 20 others were injured.10010
08/23/09MOSUL - Gunmen in a car attacked a police checkpoint and shot dead a policeman in southwest Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.011
08/23/09MOSUL - Police said they found the body of a man on Saturday whose throat had been slit in eastern Mosul. 101
08/22/09BAGHDAD - Gunmen opened fire on an Iraqi army checkpoint, killing two soldiers and wounding one, in Adhamiya, northern Baghdad, police said. They said the gunmen were later arrested.022
08/22/09MOSUL - A roadside bomb killed three people in northern Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.303
08/22/09MOSUL - Gunmen shot dead a civilian in central Mosul, police said.101
08/21/09BAGHDAD - A bomb attached to a vehicle exploded in a vegetable market, killing two people and wounding 20 others in the south Baghdad district of Doura, police said.202
08/21/09MOSUL - A car bomb targeting an army patrol in a village 100 km (62 miles) northwest of Mosul killed four soldiers, including two officers, and wounded one, police said.044
08/21/09MOSUL - The body of a member of the Kurdish Peshmerga security forces was found in west Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said, after he was kidnapped a day earlier. The body bore bullet wounds.011
08/20/09Baghdad - A booby trapped motorcycle parked in al Rasheed Street, central Baghdad targeted civilians at 8 a.m. Thursday killing two and injuring four. 202
08/20/09Jalowlaa - Five Kurds, members of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan...were kidnapped from a café located in front of the party headquarters in Jalowlaa...their bodies were found on the main route between Jalowlaa and Khanaqeen Thursday afternoon.505
08/20/09Mahawil - A Kia mini bus filled with passengers detonated near the checkpoint at the entrance of the town of Mahawil, 13 km to the north of Hilla at 2 p.m. Thursday, killing eight civilians and injuring 21 others.808
08/20/09Mahawil - Two roadside bombs went off simultaneously in an open air market in the centre of Mahawil at around 2.30 p.m. Thursday killing nine civilians and injuring 42 others.909
08/20/09Mosul - A roadside bomb targeted an Iraqi army patrol in al Mawali village, 60 km to the west of Mosul, Wednesday killing one serviceman and injured four others011
08/20/09Mosul - A roadside bomb targeted an Iraqi army patrol in New Mosul, central Mosul, Thursday, killing one serviceman and injuring five others.011
08/20/09Mosul - Gunmen attacked a checkpoint manned by Iraqi police in Yabisat neighbourhood, western Mosul, Wednesday evening, killing one policeman and injuring three others.011
08/20/09Musayeb - Two roadside bombs went off simultaneously in the city of Musayeb, 27 km to the north of Hilla late Thursday afternoon killing 13 civilians and injuring 130 others.13013
08/19/09Baghdad - A truck bomb parked in a parking lot near the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, near one of the entrances into the Green Zone in central Baghdad went off at 10.55 a.m. killing 60, injuring 315 others.60060
08/19/09Baghdad - A truck bomb parked under Mohammed al Qassim Traffic Bridge in front of the Ministry of Finance in Waziriyah, northern Baghdad went off at 10 30 a.m. Wednesday killing 35 civilians, injuring 228 others.35035
08/19/09Baghdad - The attack came as the death toll rose to at least 101 from a string of blasts on Wednesday that mainly targeted heavily guarded government buildings. [adds 6 to total of 95 previously recorded]606
08/19/09Kirkuk - Gunmen kidnapped former administrator of the Kirkuk Children's Hospital, Dr. Semeer Gorgis late Tuesday. Kirkuk police said that the Christian doctor's body was found in Shaterloo neighbourhood in central Kirkuk, Wednesday.101
08/18/09BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb planted near a school killed two people and wounded 15 in southern Baghdad, police said.101
08/18/09Kirkuk - Gunmen assassinated Sabah Dawood, Christian citizen, in Shaterloo neighbourhood late Tuesday.101
08/18/09Kirkuk - Gunmen shot dead a civilian in Hamam al Aleel in central Kirkuk, Tuesday.101
08/18/09MOSUL - A bomb attached to car killed one civilian in western Mosul late on Monday, police said.101
08/18/09MOSUL - A roadside bomb killed a truck driver in south Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
08/18/09MOSUL - Gunmen opened fire on a police checkpoint in south Mosul, killing one policeman and wounding another, police said.011
08/17/09BAGHDAD - The remains of 10 unidentified people were found over a two week period in east Baghdad, during a campaign by the army to clear the area of weapons, a statement from Baghdad's security operations room said.10010
08/17/09MOSUL - Gunmen broke into a shop and killed its owner on Sunday night in western Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
08/17/09MUSSAYAB - Gunmen in a car attacked a government-backed neighborhood guard checkpoint, killing one guard and wounding three on Sunday night in the town of Mussayab, 60 km (40 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.011
08/16/09BAGHDAD - At least six people were killed and 18 wounded when two bombs exploded at a popular restaurant in a predominantly Shi'ite Muslim neighbourhood of eastern Baghdad, Iraqi police said.606
08/16/09FALLUJA - Gunmen broke into a house and killed four people then booby trapped the building with bombs, wounding five people who tried to enter it after the shooting, police said.404
08/16/09MOSUL - A gunman shot a soldier dead at an Iraqi army checkpoint in western Mosul, police said.011
08/16/09MOSUL - An off-duty soldier was killed by an unidentified gunman near his house in southwest Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.011
08/15/09BAGHDAD - A bomb attached to a minibus killed two people in Doura in south Baghdad, police said.202
08/15/09MOSUL - Gunmen shot dead a taxi driver in southeast Mosul, police said.101
08/15/09TAJI - Three Iraqis were killed and another wounded when they wandered near an artillery firing exercise held by Iraqi and U.S. troops near Taji, 20 km (12 miles) north of Baghdad, the U.S. military said in a statement.303
08/14/09Falaht - One civilian was killed when a bomb detonated near a fuel station in Falaht area to the west of Fallujah around 11 a.m.101
08/14/09Mosul - Gunmen driving a speeding car killed a merchant while he was leaving the mosque after doing Friday prayers in Muthanna area in east Mosul. The merchant received threats by phone few days ago.101
08/14/09Mosul - Gunmen killed a civilian in Al-wihda area in west Mosul on Saturday afternoon101
08/13/09BAGHDAD - A bomb attached to a motorcycle killed two people and wounded 13 in Abu Dsheer district of southern Baghdad, police said.202
08/13/09BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb exploded near a coffee shop in Doura district of southern Baghdad, killing one person and wounding five, police said.101
08/13/09HAWIJA - A gunman riding a motorcycle shot dead a policeman in Hawija, 210 km (130 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
08/13/09MOSUL - A corpse with bullet wounds to the head and chest was found in the western part of Mosul, north of Baghdad, police said.101
08/13/09Sinjar - Two suicide bombers blew themselves up in a crowded cafe in a town near the northern Iraqi city of Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, killing 21 people and wounding 32, a health official said.21021
08/12/09A bomb attached to a car killed one person and wounded another in northern Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
08/12/09BAAJ - Gunmen hurled a hand grenade at a house, killing the mother, her two children and wounding three other family members in Baaj town, 375 km (233 miles) northwest of Baghdad late on Tuesday, police said.303
08/12/09KIRKUK - A roadside bomb targeting an Iraqi police patrol killed a policeman and wounded five in central Kirkuk, north of Baghdad, police said.011
08/12/09KIRKUK - Three policemen were killed and three wounded when defusing a car bomb north of Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.033
08/12/09MOSUL - Gunmen killed an old man near his home in northeastern Mosul, north of Baghdad, police said.101
08/12/09QAIYARA - Gunmen shot dead an off-duty police officer as he was leaving a funeral service in Qaiyara town, 290 km (180 miles) north of Baghdad late on Tuesday, police said.011
08/11/09BAGHDAD - Two car bombs exploded in al-Ameen, a mostly Shi'ite Muslim district of Baghdad, killing eight people and wounding 30, police said. Iraqi security forces discovered a roadside bomb in the same area and detonated it.808
08/10/09BAGHDAD - A bomb attached to a minibus killed one civilian and wounded three in northwestern Baghdad, police said.101
08/10/09BAGHDAD - A car bomb in Baghdad's southwestern Shurta district killed two people and wounded 18 others, police said.202
08/10/09BAGHDAD - A car bomb targeting day labourers killed six people and wounded 19 in a mostly Shi'ite area of southwestern Baghdad, police said.606
08/10/09BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb killed two people and wounded 14 in the Saidiya district of southern Baghdad, police said.202
08/10/09BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb targeting labourers killed one civilian and wounded 41 in the Amil district of southwest Baghdad, police said.101
08/10/09BAGHDAD - Gunmen killed two people in their car in the Karrada district of central Baghdad on Sunday, police said.202
08/10/09MOSUL - Gunmen killed an off-duty policeman in a crowded market in central Mosul, police said.011
08/10/09MOSUL - Gunmen stormed a house in eastern Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, killing a woman and wounding a man, police said.101
08/10/09MOSUL - Two truck bombs killed 30 people and wounded 155 in the predominantly Shi'ite village al-Khazna east of Mosul, police said.30030
08/10/09TIKRIT - A roadside bomb killed two children north of Tikrit, 150 km (95 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.202
08/09/09MOSUL - Police found the body of a merchant with bullet wounds to the head and chest in western Mosul, police said, adding that the merchant was kidnapped a few days ago.101
08/08/09MOSUL - Gunmen opened fire on a police checkpoint killing a policeman in western Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.011
08/07/09BAGHDAD - A bomb hidden in a motorcycle killed six people and wounded 35 in a market in the mostly Sunni Muslim district of al-Khadhraa in west Baghdad on Friday, police said.606
08/07/09BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb targeting a minibus carrying Shi'ite Muslims returning from a religious pilgrimage killed three people and wounded eight in Sadr City in northeastern Baghdad, police said.303
08/07/09BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb targeting a minibus carrying Shi'ite pilgrims killed one person and wounded seven in Sadr City, police said.10010
08/07/09BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb targeting a minibus carrying Shi'ite pilgrims killed two people and wounded nine in eastern Baghdad, a hospital source said.202
08/07/09KIRKUK - A half-burnt corpse was found near a cemetery in northern Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad.101
08/07/09MOSUL - A suicide car bomber killed 38 people and wounded 140 as they left a Shi'ite Muslim mosque just outside the northern city of Mosul, police said. The provincial governor said 37 people were killed and 276 wounded.38038
08/07/09MOSUL - Gunmen opened fire on an Iraqi police checkpoint killing two policemen southeast of Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.022
08/07/09MOSUL - Gunmen shot dead an off duty policeman in central Mosul, police said011
08/06/09BAGHDAD - A bomb attached to a car killed a Shi'ite Muslim pilgrim and wounded another three when it exploded in the south Baghdad district of Doura, police said. Pilgrims will on Friday mark the birth of Shi'ite Islam's twelfth imam.101
08/06/09BAGHDAD - A bomb planted at a house abandoned due to sectarian strife killed the owner when he returned to inspect it in the south Baghdad district of Doura, police said.101
08/06/09KIRKUK - A bomb in a parked car near a crowded market killed five people and wounded 30 others in Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, a hospital source said. Police gave a lower toll of three killed, 18 wounded.505
08/06/09MOSUL - A body with bullet wounds was found in northern Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
08/06/09MOSUL - Gunmen in a speedy car killed a woman in western Mosul, north of Baghdad, police said.101
08/06/09MOSUL - Gunmen killed a civilian inside his home in western Mosul, north of Baghdad, police said.101
08/06/09TELKEIF - A bomb attached to a vehicle killed one person and wounded two in Telkeif town, on the northern outskirts of Mosul city, north of Baghdad, on Wednesday, police said.101
08/05/09BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb killed five police officers and wounded five other policemen when it struck their patrol in Baghdad's southern district of Doura late on Tuesday, police said, adding that five civilians were also wounded in the attack.055
08/05/09MOSUL - Clashes between gunmen and police killed a police officer and two attackers, and wounded three other gunmen and a civilian in northern Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.011
08/05/09RAMADI - A bomb in a parked car killed a woman and wounded two policemen and a civilian when it struck a police patrol in central Ramadi, 100 km (60 miles) west of Baghdad, police said.101
08/04/09MOSUL - A militant shot dead an off-duty government employee in front of his home in northern Mosul, on Monday, police said.101
08/04/09MUSSAYAB - Gunmen shot dead the brother of Iraq's chief of traffic police in Mussayab town, 60 km (40 miles) south of Baghdad, on Monday, police said. 101
08/03/09BAGHDAD - Iraqi soldiers found seven bodies in northern Baghdad on Sunday, the Iraqi army said.707
08/03/09FALLUJA - A suicide car bomb targeting an Iraqi police checkpoint killed two people and wounded seven others on the outskirts of Falluja, 50 km (32 miles) west of Baghdad, police said.202
08/03/09HILLA - Two bombs, one attached to a minibus and another to a bus, killed three people and wounded 27 others in separate attacks in Hilla, 100 km (62 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.303
08/03/09MOSUL - A roadside bomb targeting an Iraqi army patrol killed one soldier and wounded two others in western Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.011
08/02/09Haditha - Eight people (three men, three children and two women were killed and 20 others were wounded by a parked car bomb in Haditha town northwest of Ramadi city around 10 a.m.808
08/01/09Mosul - Gunmen attacked with machineguns a checkpoint of Iraqi army in downtown Mosul city on Saturday morning killing one soldier.011
 Total39742439

This is not a complete list, nor can we verify these totals. This is simply a compilation of deaths reported by news agencies. Actual totals for Iraqi deaths are much higher than the numbers recorded on this site.

Deaths Since April 28, 2005
(Shiite-led government announced):

Police/Mil: 8321
Civilians: 50253
Total: 58574

Deaths Since February 22, 2006
(Al Askari Mosque bombing):

Police/Mil: 6023
Civilians: 44145
Total: 50168



For a detail list of Iraqi Deaths please see
The Iraqi Body Count
For a detail Report on mortality before and after the 2003 invasion of Iraq see
The Lancet Study (PDF)