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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Dec-06
DateIncidentCivilianISFTotal
12/30/06Baghdad - 12 bodies bearing signs of torture were also found in various parts of the city, police said. 12012
12/30/06BAGHDAD - A car bomb in the southern Baghdad neighbourhood of Saidiya killed one person and wounded four, including two policemen, an Interior Ministry source said.101
12/30/06BAGHDAD - A car bomb killed two people and wounded eight in Baghdad's western Mansour neighbourhood, an Interior Ministry source said.202
12/30/06BAGHDAD - Three car bombs exploded in quick succession in the mainly Shi'ite neighbourhood of Hurriya in Baghdad, killing 36 people and wounding 77, an Interior Ministry source said.36036
12/30/06FALLUJA - A U.S. Marine killed an Iraqi soldier during what the U.S. military described as an "altercation" at a security post in Falluja on Saturday. 011
12/30/06KUFA - Police in Kufa, near the Shi'ite holy city of Najaf, said 36 people were killed and 58 wounded by the car bomb at a market packed with shoppers ahead of the week-long Eid al-Adha holiday.36036
12/30/06MAHMUDIYA - Police said the bodies of four people who had been tortured and shot dead were found in Mahmudiya, about 30 km (20 miles) south of Baghdad.404
12/30/06TAL AFAR - A suicide bomber with explosives strapped to his body killed five people and wounded eight, including four policemen, in the northern city of Tal Afar, police said.505
12/29/06Baghdad - On Friday, some 22 bodies bearing signs of torture were found across Baghdad, police said. 22022
12/29/06Baqouba - Ten more were found in Baqouba north of the Iraqi capital, a morgue official said.10010
12/29/06JURF AL-SAKHAR - Gunmen attacked a police checkpoint in Jurf al-Sakhar, 85 km (53 miles) south of Baghdad, killing two and wounding seven, a police source said. 202
12/29/06KHALIS - A suicide bomber killed 10 people and wounded 11 near a Shi'ite mosque in the town of Khalis, 80 km (50 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.10010
12/29/06Kirkuk - Four Iraqi soldiers were killed on Friday and another was injured in an attack by unknown armed men southwest of Kirkuk northern Iraq, an Iraqi military source said.044
12/29/06Kirkuk - Iraqi police in Kirkuk said that one of its patrols discovered dead body of a policeman, who had been previously kidnapped. Signs of torture was and fire shots appeared on the corpse.011
12/29/06Mosul - police said armed men assassinated two employees who used to work in a petroleum company near Mosul. The victims worked for the Petroleum State Company in Badush northwest of the city202
12/28/06BAGHDAD - A car bomb exploded at a petrol station near the Shaab stadium in central Baghdad, killing 10 people and wounding 25, police said.10010
12/28/06BAGHDAD - Police found 41 bodies in different parts of Baghdad over the past 24 hours, an Interior Ministry source said.41041
12/28/06BAGHDAD - Two roadside bombs exploded in Bab al-Sharji in central Baghdad, killing seven people and wounding 35, Interior Ministry and police sources said.707
12/28/06BAQUBA - Gunmen killed a police captain and wounded two other policemen in a drive-by shooting in Baquba, 65 km north of Baghdad, police said.011
12/28/06KIRKUK - Four gunmen wearing Iraqi army uniforms opened fire and killed a policeman and seriously wounded another in the northern oil city of Kirkuk, police said. The gunmen were arrested.011
12/28/06MOSUL - A suicide bomber in a minibus attacked the offices of the Kurdistan Democratic Party in the northern city of Mosul, witnesses said. Police said two people were killed and 19 wounded in the blast.202
12/28/06MOSUL - Police found three bodies, tortured and shot dead, in the northern city of Mosul, police said.303
12/28/06TIKRIT - Gunmen attacked an Iraqi army checkpoint, killing two soldiers and wounding one in Tikrit, 175 (110 miles) north of Baghdad, army sources said.022
12/27/06BAGHDAD - A car bomb killed eight people and wounded 10 in Talbiya, a Baghdad district near the Shi'ite militia stronghold of Sadr City, police said.808
12/27/06BAGHDAD - A total of 40 bodies were found, shot dead and most showing signs of torture, in different districts of Baghdad on Tuesday, an Interior Ministry source said.40040
12/27/06KIRKUK - Three Iraqi children were killed and eight wounded when they were blasted by a roadside bomb in Kirkuk on Tuesday, police said. Two boys and a girl were killed by shrapnel from the explosion303
12/27/06KUT - Gunmen killed a policeman on Tuesday in Kut, 170 km (100 miles) southeast of Baghdad, police said. 011
12/27/06SUWAYRA - A roadside bomb targeting an Iraqi army patrol killed three soldiers in the town of Suwayra, 40 km (25 miles) south of Baghdad, an army source said.033
12/26/06BAGHDAD - A bodyguard of Vice President Adel Abdul Mahdi was killed by a "foreigner assailant" on Sunday near the office of Abdul Mahdi in Baghdad, the vice president's office said.101
12/26/06BAGHDAD - A car bomb in the mainly Sunni Arab district of Adhamiya in Baghdad killed 15 people and wounded 30, hospital sources said.15015
12/26/06BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb killed five people and wounded 15 others in a crowded area in central Baghdad, police said.505
12/26/06BAGHDAD - A total of 40 bodies were found, shot dead and most of them showing signs of torture, on Monday in different districts of Baghdad, an Interior Ministry source said.40040
12/26/06BAGHDAD - Three roadside bombs in quick succession killed a police lieutenant colonel and wounded nine people in central Baghdad, an Interior Ministry source said.011
12/26/06BAGHDAD - Three simultaneous car bombs exploded in southwestern Baghdad, killing 16 people and wounding 70, Interior Ministry and police sources said.16016
12/26/06BAQUBA - The bodies of six people, gagged and bound, were found in two districts in Baquba, 65 km (40 miles) north of Baghdad, a hospital source said.606
12/26/06KIRKUK - A roadside bomb killed a child and an elderly man and wounded three university students in the northern oil city of Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.202
12/25/06BAGHDAD - A car bomb killed at least 10 people and wounded 15 when it exploded on a busy commercial street in the mainly Shi'ite New Baghdad district of the Iraqi capital, police said.10010
12/25/06BAGHDAD - A mortar round killed two people on Monday in northern Baghdad, an Interior Ministry source said.202
12/25/06BAGHDAD - A suicide bomber killed three people and wounded 20 others when he blew himself up aboard a crowded bus in the Shi'ite Talibiya district in northeastern Baghdad, Interior Ministry sources said.303
12/25/06BAGHDAD - A total of 29 bodies were found shot dead, with most showing signs of torture, in different districts of Baghdad on Sunday, an Interior Ministry source said29029
12/25/06HAWIJA - Gunmen killed two Shi'ite brothers on Sunday in the town of Hawija, 190 km (120 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.202
12/25/06MAHAWEEL - Gunmen killed a police lieutenant colonel and wounded three other policemen in a drive-by shooting in the town of Mahaweel...police said. An Interior Ministry source said two of the policemen with the officer also died in the attack.033
12/25/06MOSUL - A total of seven bodies, including three policemen, were found in different districts of Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, a hospital source said. 437
12/25/06MOSUL - The bodies of a soldier and a civilian were found shot dead on Monday in Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.112
12/25/06MUSSAYAB - Gunmen killed one civilian after they stormed his house on Sunday night in Mussayab, 60 km (40 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.101
12/25/06RAMADI - A suicide bomber targeting a police checkpoint near the main entrance of Anbar University killed three policemen and wounded two students in the city of Ramadi, 110 km (70 miles) west of Baghdad, police Lieutenant Kareem al-Rishawi said.033
12/25/06RAMADI - The U.S. military said one student and one police man were killed, and five police wounded. The bomber was also killed. A U.S. statement said the reports of three policemen dead were a deliberate inflation...???000
12/25/06RIYADH - Police found the body of a policeman, shot dead and tortured, on Monday in the town of Riyadh, 70 km ( 40 miles) southwest of Kirkuk, police said.011
12/25/06RUMAITHA - Clashes between security forces and militiamen loyal to cleric Moqtada al-Sadr killed six people and seriously wounded one on Sunday in the southern Iraqi town of Rumaitha, 25 km (16 miles) north of Samawa, police said. 606
12/24/06BAGDHAD - A roadside bomb killed two Iraqi soldiers and wounded three on Saturday in Nahda district in central Baghdad, police said.022
12/24/06DIWANIYA - Police retrieved the bodies of three people from the river on Saturday in the southern city of Diwaniya, 180 km (112 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.303
12/24/06MUQDADIYA - A suicide bomber killed seven police and wounded 30 more on Sunday in an attack on a police station in Muqdadiya, 90 km (50 miles) northeast of Baghdad, a police source said. 077
12/23/06Baghdad - Iraqi police said 47 bodies were discovered across Baghdad yesterday, apparent victims of sectarian killings.47047
12/23/06Baquba - Six civilians were killed when a mortar shell hit a house in Baqouba, north of the capital.606
12/23/06DIWANIYA - Gunmen killed an Iraqi intelligence officer in the southern Iraqi city of Diwaniya, police sources said.011
12/23/06DIWANIYA - Police said they found two bodies, blindfolded and with their hands tied, in Diwaniya on Friday, police said202
12/23/06DOUR - An Iraqi soldier was killed by insurgents in the small town of Dour, near Saddam Hussein's hometown of Tikrit, north of Baghdad, police said.011
12/23/06HAWIJA - A roadside bomb killed two civilians as their car passed a road just outside the town of Hawija, 70 km (45 miles) southwest of Kirkuk, police said.202
12/23/06MOSUL - Gunmen assassinated Wathaah Abid-Rabbuh, a tribal figure from the large mainly Sunni Jubour tribe, in the northern Iraqi city of Mosul, a hospital official there said. It was not clear why the tribesman was targeted. 101
12/23/06SAMARRA - A policeman was shot dead by insurgents in the town of Samarra, police said.011
12/23/06SAMAWA - Clashes between Iraqi security forces and a powerful Shi'ite militia left five people, including four policemen, dead and wounded 17 others in Samawa, police sources said.145
12/22/06BAGHDAD - One civilian was killed and seven wounded when a roadside bomb exploded near the national theatre in central Baghdad, police said101
12/22/06BAGHDAD - Police said that they found 12 dead bodies all over Baghdad. The corpses carried multiple gunshots. 4 bodies found on Rusafa side, eastern side. 8 bodies found on Karkh side, western side.12012
12/22/06Baquba - gunmen assassinated Safaa Nusseif, in Al Mualimeen neighborhood, west of Baqouba.101
12/22/06Baquba - gunmen attacked a civilian car using machine guns. The attack claimed the life of one woman, Hiba Abdullah, and caused serious injuries to her two year old son Mohammed Ahmed in Al Sarai neighborhood of Baqouba101
12/22/06Khalis - One unknown body was found with multiple gunshots in the head in Al Khalis city, north of Baqouba.101
12/22/06KUT - Police found the body of a hospital employee after gunmen abducted him on Thursday in Aziziya, 75 km (50 miles) south of Baghdad.101
12/22/06SAMARRA - Ahmed al-Yaseen, brother of Sunni Accordance Front parliament member Abdel Kareem al-Yaseen, was killed along with his wife when a car bomb exploded in front of his home in Samarra. His four children were also wounded, police said. 202
12/22/06SAMARRA - Two policemen were killed when a roadside bomb targeted their patrol in central Samarra, 100 km (60 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.022
12/21/06BAGHDAD - A suicide bomber wearing an explosive vest killed 15 people and wounded 15 more when he blew himself up at a police recruitment centre in eastern Baghdad... Three police officers and 12 recruits were killed.01515
12/21/06BAGHDAD - A suicide car bomb killed two people and wounded two others in Amil district in southwestern Baghdad, police said.202
12/21/06KIRKUK - Gunmen killed a man and his wife on Wednesday in Kirkuk, police said.202
12/21/06KIRKUK (near) - A suicide car bomber rammed his car into an Iraqi army checkpoint, killing one soldier and wounding four on Wednesday in a town near Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.011
12/21/06MOSUL - Gunmen killed a man in Mosul, police said.101
12/21/06RAMADI - One woman was killed when two rockets hit a police station in Ramadi on Tuesday, the U.S. military said, adding that a man, a woman and a 12-year-old child were also wounded.101
12/21/06TIKRIT - Gunmen killed police Lieutenant Colonel Ahmed Saleh on Wednesday in Tikrit, 175 km (110 miles) north of Baghdad, police said. 011
12/20/06BAGHDAD - A car bomb in the parking lot of an Interior Ministry office charged with issuing identity cards killed four people and wounded eight in Adhamiya district in northern Baghdad, police said.404
12/20/06BAGHDAD - A suicide car bomber rammed his vehicle into a police checkpoint near Baghdad University in the southwestern Jadriya district, killing 11 people and wounding 31, including some students, an Interior Ministry source said.11011
12/20/06Baghdad - A veteran Iraqi comedian and actor has been killed in Baghdad. Police say gunmen shot 60-year-old Mitashar al-Sudani multiple times while he was driving to theater offices. It's believed that the actor was specifically targeted.101
12/20/06BAGHDAD - Gunmen killed university professor Muntathar Mohammed Mehdi in his car, along with his brother and cousin, relatives and hospital sources said. Relatives said Mehdi was a member of Shi'ite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr's political movement.303
12/20/06BAGHDAD - Iraqi police found 76 bodies around Baghdad, all with gunshot wounds and most with signs of torture, the Interior Ministry said.76076
12/20/06BAIJI - A roadside bomb killed two motorists and wounded three north of Baghdad, police said.202
12/20/06MAHMUDIYA - Two bodies with gunshot wounds and signs of torture were found in the town of Mahmudiya, about 30 km (20 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.202
12/20/06MOSUL - Police said they found 11 bodies, all with gunshot wounds, in the northern city of Mosul11011
12/20/06MOSUL - The body of a man was found shot dead in Mosul on Wednesday, police said.101
12/19/06BAGHDAD - A car bomb in a popular market killed one person and wounded three in the southern Baghdad district of Zaafaraniya, police said. A roadside bomb had earlier wounded four people in the same area.101
12/19/06BAGHDAD - Gunmen kidnapped a doctor, Omar al-Jubouri, from a hospital in central Baghdad, an Interior Ministry source said. 101
12/19/06BAGHDAD - Police found 53 bodies in different districts of the Iraqi capital, many with signs of torture, an Interior Ministry official said.53053
12/19/06BAQUBA - A total of 12 bodies, including two women, were found in different parts of the religiously mixed city of Baquba, 65 km (40 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.12012
12/19/06DIWANIYA - Gunmen shot dead a police major on the doorstep of his home in Diwaniya, 180 km (112 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.011
12/19/06MOSUL - The bodies of four people were found on Monday in different parts of Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.404
12/19/06RASHEED - Three mortar rounds landed on a residential district, killing one person and wounding three on Monday in the town of Rasheed, just south of Baghdad, police said.101
12/18/06BAGHDAD - A bomb planted in a car carrying Electricity Ministry officials killed the driver and wounded two in eastern Baghdad, an Interior Ministry source said.101
12/18/06BAGHDAD - A car bomb at the entrance of a wholesale vegetable market killed five people and wounded 19 in the southern Saidiya district of Baghdad...A car bomb at a wholesale vegetable market in southern Doura district wounded seven people, police said.505
12/18/06BAGHDAD - Gunmen killed a woman and wounded two when they attacked a group of female staff at the Ministry of Education in Amil district in southwestern Baghdad, police said.101
12/18/06BAGHDAD - Police found 44 bodies in various parts of Baghdad over the past 24 hours, an Interior Ministry source said.44044
12/18/06HAWIJA - A roadside bomb killed one person and wounded another in the town of Hawija, 70 km (40 miles) southwest of Kirkuk, police said101
12/18/06KIRKUK - Gunmen killed a policeman on his way to work in the ethnically mixed city of Kirkuk, police said.011
12/18/06KIRKUK (near)- A roadside bomb attack on a police patrol wounded two policemen on the main road between Tuz Khurmatu and Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.022
12/18/06MOSUL - Gunmen killed Khaireddine al-Dabagh, a member of the city council in Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
12/18/06RAMADI - One insurgent and a civilian were killed in clashes between U.S. forces and insurgents on Saturday in the restive city of Ramadi, 110 km (68 miles) west of Baghdad, the U.S. military said.101
12/17/06BAGHDAD - Gunmen driving vehicles usually used by government officials kidnapped three members of the Adhamiya municipal council and killed the fourth in Palestine Street in eastern Baghdad, an Interior Ministry source said.101
12/17/06JURF AL-SAKHAR - Police found the bodies of two people, shot dead and tortured, in Jurf al-Sakhar, 85 km (53 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.202
12/17/06MAHMUDIYA - A car bomb killed a person and wounded two others in a bus station in the town of Mahmudiya, about 30 km (20 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.101
12/17/06One insurgent and a civilian were killed in clashes between U.S. forces and insurgents on Saturday in the restive city of Ramadi, 110 km (68 miles) west of Baghdad, the U.S. military said.101
12/17/06RUTBA - Police found the bodies of five people, shot and tortured, near Rutba, about 500 km (350 miles) northwest of Baghdad, police said.505
12/17/06TIKRIT - A roadside bomb targeting an Iraqi army patrol killed an Iraqi soldier and wounded another near Tikrit, 175 km (110 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.011
12/16/06BAGHDAD - Iraqi police said they had found around 53 bodies in Baghdad in the last 24 hours, 9 of them apparently killed execution-style.53053
12/16/06BAQUBA - Clashes between Iraqi soldiers and insurgents killed two civilians, including a woman, and wounded five in Baquba's Ameen neighbourhood, police said.202
12/16/06BAQUBA - Gunmen killed two policemen when they attacked a checkpoint they were manning near a cemetery in Baquba on Friday night, police said.022
12/16/06BAQUBA - Police in Baquba sent the bodies of 10 unidentified people, including a woman, to the city's morgue on Friday, hospital official Shakir Ahmed said.10010
12/16/06KIRKUK - An Iraqi army officer was killed and three soldiers wounded when a roadside bomb exploded in the Rashad district, 40 km south of Kirkuk 250 (155 miles) north of Baghdad.011
12/16/06MOSUL - A man selling gas canisters used for cooking was shot dead by gunmen in the northern city of Mosul, police said.101
12/16/06MUSSAYAB - Police found the bodies of two people shot dead on Saturday in Mussayab, 60 km (40 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.202
12/16/06ZUHRA - Gunmen assassinated tribal sheikh Sattar al-Khadran, the leader of the Bayati tribe in Zuhra village, along with a companion just north of Baquba, police said.101
12/15/06BASRA - Gunmen killed Muhsin al-Kanani, a Shi'ite sheikh, and two of his guards while they were driving in a car on Friday in the southern city of Basra, police said. The gunmen opened fire from another vehicle, police said.303
12/15/06DIWANIYA - Gunmen killed a member of the Iraqi intelligence agency in Diwaniya, south of Baghdad. A guard for an oil company was also killed in the attack, police said112
12/15/06Hilla – An Iraqi civilian was killed when an explosive charge blew up his car south of Hilla, a police source in Babel said. 101
12/15/06Mosul - An Iraqi policeman and a civilian were killed in two separate blasts in the northern Iraqi city of Mosul, a security source in Ninawa said.112
12/15/06MOSUL - Hospital sources said 13 people were killed in violence in different areas of Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.13013
12/14/06AL-LIJ - Police found the bodies of two people, shot and tortured, in al-Lij village, 35 km (20 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.202
12/14/06BAGHDAD - A car bomb exploded near an Iraqi army convoy and killed two people, including a policeman, and wounded seven, including three soldiers, in Nafaq al-Shurta in western Baghdad, an Interior Ministry source said.112
12/14/06KHALLISA - Police found the bodies of 15 men, shot and tortured, near an irrigation canal in Khallisa village, 35 km (20 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.15015
12/14/06MAHAWEEL - A car bomb killed two people and wounded six in Mahaweel, a town 75 km (50 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.202
12/14/06MOSUL - A roadside bomb targeting an Iraqi army patrol killed a civilian and wounded another in the northern city of Mosul, police said101
12/14/06MOSUL - Six bodies, all with gunshot wounds, were found in different districts of Mosul, police said.606
12/14/06MOSUL (near) - A hospital received the bodies of three off-duty Iraqi soldiers shot dead in the main road between Tal Afar and Mosul, a hospital source said.033
12/14/06MUSSAYAB (near) - A roadside bomb exploded close to an Iraqi army patrol, killing one soldier and wounding four near the town of Mu3ssayab, 60 km (40 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.011
12/13/06AL-HESNA - Gunmen stormed the house of a Shi'ite family and killed nine people, four men, two women and three children, in al-Hesna village, 35 km (20 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.909
12/13/06BAGHDAD - A car bomb exploded in a crowded area of Kamaliya in eastern Baghdad, killing 10 people and wounding 25, an Interior Ministry source and police said.10010
12/13/06BAGHDAD - A car bomb wounded two people when it exploded near al-Yarmouk hospital in western Baghdad, police said.202
12/13/06BAGHDAD - A carbomb killed an explosives expert and his assistant when they were trying to dismantle it on Wednesday night in Sadr City eastern Baghdad, an Interior Ministry source said. 202
12/13/06BAGHDAD - Two car bombs exploded simultaneously in eastern Baghdad's religiously mixed New Baghdad district, killing five people and wounding 10, an Interior Ministry official said.505
12/13/06JURF AL-SAKAR - A roadside bomb killed one person and wounded three others when it exploded near the city council of Jurf al-Sakhar, about 85 km (53 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.101
12/13/06KIRKUK - Police found a body with gunshot wounds in Kirkuk, police said101
12/13/06Kirkuk - two people were killed by roadside bombs in Kirkuk202
12/13/06Kirkuk (near) - Two suicide car bombs also struck the headquarters of the Iraqi army's 2nd Battalion near Kirkuk, killing four soldiers and wounding 10.044
12/13/06MAHMUDIYA - Police found the bodies of two people, shot and bound, in the town of Mahmudiya, in an area dubbed 'the Triangle of Death' south of Baghdad, police said.202
12/13/06NEAR FALLUJA - Police found the bodies of four people, shot and tortured, near the Sunni stronghold of Falluja, 50 km (25 miles) west of Baghdad, police said.404
12/13/06RIYADH -Two suicide bombers struck an Iraqi army base in the town of Riyadh, 60 km (40 miles) southwest of Kirkuk, killing seven soldiers and wounding 15, police said.077
12/12/06BAGHDAD - A suicide bomber killed 70 people and wounded 236 in central Baghdad after luring a crowd of day labourers to his vehicle with promises of work, the Interior Ministry said.70070
12/12/06BAGHDAD - A suicide car bomb exploded at a police checkpoint in Radwaniya in southern Baghdad, killing one person and wounding eight, the Interior Ministry said.101
12/12/06BAGHDAD - Iraqi police found 47 bodies in different parts of Baghdad, all apparent victims of sectarian violence.47047
12/12/06BASRA - Gunmen killed an Iraqi army colonel north of the southern city of Basra as he headed to his office.011
12/12/06HAWIJA (near)- Gunmen shot dead two policemen near the town of Hawija 70 km (45 miles) southwest of Kirkuk, police said.022
12/12/06ISKANDARIYA - A mortar round killed one person and wounded three others on Tuesday in Iskandariya, 40 km (25 miles) south of Baghdad, police said. 101
12/12/06KIRKUK - Five people were killed and 15 wounded when a suicide car bomber blew himself up near an Iraqi army checkpoint in the northern city of Kirkuk, police said.505
12/12/06KIRKUK - Police found a body with gunshot wounds in the town of Chemin, 15 km (8 km) north of Kirkuk, police said.101
12/12/06MOSUL - Police found the bodies of four people, including an elderly woman, in different parts of Mosul. All had gunshot wounds.404
12/12/06RIYADH - A mortar round landed on a house, killing a mother and her two children and wounded two others in the town of Riyadh 60 km (40 miles) southwest of Kirkuk, police said.303
12/12/06TIKRIT - A roadside bomb killed three people on Tuesday travelling in a car in Tikrit, 175 km (110 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.303
12/11/06BAGHDAD - A car bomb exploded in a parking lot of Mahmoun University in Baghdad, killing one person and wounding four others, including two policemen.101
12/11/06BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb targeting a U.S. military patrol killed a soldier and wounded another on Sunday west of Baghdad, the U.S. military said.011
12/11/06BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb went off in Palestine Street in western Baghdad, killing one person and wounding six, police said.101
12/11/06BAGHDAD - A suicide car bomber blew himself up near a house used as a base by police commandos, killing a policeman and wounding five others in Doura district in southern Baghdad, police said.011
12/11/06BALAD - Gunmen in a car shot dead a man standing at a railway station, the JCC said.101
12/11/06BAQUBA (near)- Gunmen opened fire at a family, killing three of its members and wounding three others while driving near Baquba, 65 km (40 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.303
12/11/06Baquba- An armed group killed a member of Kurdistan Democratic Party in a town near Baaquba, Diala province, while two policemen were shot dead in Baaquba, Iraqi123
12/11/06Hit – An Iraq civilian was killed in clashes between a joint U.S.-Iraqi force and gunmen in Hit, Anbar province, eyewitnesses said101
12/11/06MOSUL - Gunmen killed a policeman in the northern city of Mosul, police said.011
12/11/06MOSUL - Gunmen killed four brothers driving in their car in Mosul, police said.404
12/11/06TUZ KHURMATO - Gunmen stormed a house, killing six members of the same family and wounding the father in a village near Tuz Khurmato, 70 km (40 miles) south of Kirkuk, police said.606
12/10/06BAGHDAD - Gunmen attacked the homes of two Shi'ite families in the predominantly Sunni neighbourhood of Jihad, killing nine men, police and relatives said.909
12/10/06BAGHDAD - Gunmen killed army Colonel Yaarub Khazaal, a security guard for Ahmed Chalabi, head of the deBaathification committee, in the western Yarmouk district of Baghdad, an Interior Ministry source said.101
12/10/06BAGHDAD - Police found the bodies of 60 apparent victims of sectarian killings across Baghdad. Most of the bodies were found in western Baghdad.60060
12/10/06BAGHDAD - Shi'ite militias attacked Sunni homes in Baghdad's religiously mixed Hurriya district on Saturday, Interior Ministry officials and witnesses said. More than 30 families fled after the militias torched homes and killed at least one person.101
12/10/06BAGHDAD - The bodies of three people, shot and tortured, were found in Mahmudiya, 30 km (20 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.303
12/10/06BAGHDAD - Three headless bodies were found in the Hurriya district of Baghdad, an Interior Ministry source said.303
12/10/06KIRKUK - Gunmen killed a 15-year-old employee at a bakery in Kirkuk, police said.101
12/10/06NEAR BAGHDAD - Gunmen attacked a family driving on a main road north of Baghdad, killing two children and wounding six others in a drive-by shooting, police said.202
12/10/06RAMADI - Gunmen armed with rocket-propelled grenades attacked a joint U.S.-Iraqi checkpoint in Ramadi, killing a university student who was standing nearby, police said.101
12/09/06BAGHDAD - A mortar round landed on Kadhimiya district in northwestern Baghdad, killing two people and wounding two others on Saturday, an Interior Ministry source said.202
12/09/06BAGHDAD - A total of 40 bodies -- many shot and tortured -- were found across Baghdad on Saturday, an Interior Ministry source said.40040
12/09/06BAGHDAD - Mortar rounds killed two people and wounded at least three when they landed on Baghdad's Shi'ite district of Kadhimiya, police sources said.202
12/09/06Baghdad - primary school headmaster Yussif Faraj al-Shimari was shot dead in the restive southern neighbourhood of Dura101
12/09/06Baquba - Police said four people were killed, including a 10-year-old girl, in separate and indiscrimate attacks by insurgent gunmen on crowds of civilians in Baquba, north of Baghdad. 404
12/09/06KERBALA - A suicide car bomber killed seven people and wounded 44 in a crowded market in the holy Shi'ite city of Kerbala, hospital sources said. Police put the death toll at six, with 44 hurt.707
12/09/06KIRKUK - Gunmen killed a hairdresser at his shop on Saturday in the ethnically mixed city of Kirkuk, police said. 101
12/09/06MOSUL - A hospital source said they received the bodies of two policemen and a soldier with gunshot wounds on Saturday.022
12/09/06MOSUL - Three people were killed and three wounded in a car bomb explosion in the northern city of Mosul, police said.303
12/08/06baghdad - A total of at least 47 Iraqis were killed or found dead yesterday, including 25 who died when mortar shells landed in a poor Shi'ite neighborhood on the outskirts of the capital.25025
12/08/06BAGHDAD - Brigadier General Humam Nuri, head of customs in the city of Najaf, was killed along with his brother in Baghdad on Friday, Interior Ministry sources said.112
12/08/06BAGHDAD - One person was killed and three wounded when gunmen attacked a crowd in the religiously mixed area of Amil in southwestern Baghdad, police said.101
12/08/06BAGHDAD - Police said they found 18 bodies dumped in different areas of Baghdad, all with gunshot wounds and many with signs of torture, an Interior Ministry official said.18018
12/08/06ISHAQI - The U.S. military said ground forces with air support killed 18 men and two women in the Thar Thar...all suspected al Qaeda militants. But Iraqi officials...said they found the bodies of 17 civilians17017
12/08/06TAL AFAR - A car bomb targeting an Iraqi army checkpoint in the town of Tal Afar, 420 km (260 miles) north of Baghdad, killed three civilians and wounded 15 people, police said.303
12/07/06Baghdad - And in the capital, a drive-by shooting killed professor al-Harith Abdul-Hamid, director of the psychology center at the University of Baghdad, as he was traveling to work, said police Lt. Bilal Ali.101
12/07/06BAGHDAD - Gunmen killed Basil Abdullah, the deputy chief of al-Sadoun police station, along with two of his guards near al- Shaab National Stadium in east-central Baghdad, police said.011
12/07/06Baghdad - Iraqi police also found 35 bullet-riddled bodies that had been bound and blindfolded and left in different parts of the capital.35035
12/07/06Fallujah - a car bomb killed two policemen and wounded one, a policeman said.022
12/07/06FATHA - Eight people bunkering crude oil from a pipeline near the town of Fatha, 70 km (45 miles) southwest of Kirkuk were killed in an explosion late on Wednesday, police said. The source said seven other people were arrested.808
12/07/06ISKANDARIYA - Police found three bodies, with gunshot wounds and signs of torture, in the town of Iskandariya, 40 km (25 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.303
12/07/06Mosul - a 7-year-old girl was killed when she was caught in crossfire of fighting between insurgents and policemen, said police Col. Abdel-Karim Khalaf.101
12/07/06Mosul - Mohammed Haidar Sulaiman, a professor at a sports education college, was killed when gunmen opened fire while he was driving in eastern Mosul, said police Brig. Abdul Karim al-Jubouri.101
12/07/06RIYADH - A roadside bomb exploded near a car and killed a person and wounded another in the town of Riyadh, 60 km (40 miles) southwest of Kirkuk, police said.101
12/06/06BAGHDAD - A suicide bomber blew himself up inside a minibus in Shi'ite Sadr City, killing three people and wounding 16, Interior Ministry sources said.303
12/06/06BAGHDAD - Gunmen attacked a police brigadier, wounding him and killing his driver in a drive-by shooting in al-Mansour district in west-central Baghdad, an Interior Ministry source said.101
12/06/06BAGHDAD - Mortar rounds fell on a busy commercial district of central Baghdad, killing 10 people and wounding 54, police said.10010
12/06/06HAWIJA - Gunmen killed a police officer on his way to work in Hawija, 70 km (40 miles) southwest of Kirkuk, police said.011
12/06/06ISKANDARIYA - A bomb inside a shop killed its owner and three others and wounded 12 in the town of Iskandariya, 40 km (25 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.404
12/06/06KHALIS - Gunmen attacked a minibus carrying farm workers, killing one and wounding eight on Monday in a village north of Khalis, 80 km (50 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
12/06/06KIRKUK - Police found a body with gunshot wounds in the northern oil city of Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
12/06/06MAHMUDIYA - Police found three bodies -- blindfold, bound and with gunshot wounds -- dumped in a street in Mahmudiya, a town in the so-called Triangle of Death south of Baghdad.303
12/06/06MOSUL - Police found the headless body of an army officer on Monday in Mosul, police said. 011
12/06/06SUWAYRA - Mortar rounds landed in an area north of the town of Suwayra, 45 km (30 miles) south of Baghdad, on Tuesday evening, killing one person and wounding two, police said.101
12/05/06BAGHDAD - A car bomb in a market killed two people and wounded nine in Amil district in southwestern Baghdad, police said.101
12/05/06BAGHDAD - A car bomb in a market killed two people and wounded nine in Amil district in southwestern Baghdad, police said.202
12/05/06BAGHDAD - Gunmen ambushed a bus carrying employees for the Shi'ite Endowment, a religious body that oversees Shi'ite mosques, in northern Baghdad, killing 14 people and wounding four, the organisation said.14014
12/05/06BAGHDAD - Mortar rounds hit a market killing two people and wounding 10 others in Qahira district in northern Baghdad, police said. 202
12/05/06BAGHDAD - Three car bombs near a fuel station killed 16 people and wounded 25 in the southwestern Bayaa district of Baghdad, police said.16016
12/05/06KIRKUK - Police found the body of a policeman, who was kidnapped on Friday, buried in a house in Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad. Two kidnappers were arrested, police said.101
12/05/06MAHMUDIYA - A car bomb in a vegetable market killed one person and wounded two others in Mahmudiya, 30 km (20 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.101
12/04/06BAGHDAD - Gunmen shot Nabil al-Dulaimi, a journalist working for the local Dijla radio station, in al-Washash district in northwestern Baghdad, an official at Dijla station said.101
12/04/06BAGHDAD - Police found the bodies of 52 people around Baghdad in the 24 hours to Monday evening, an Interior Ministry source said. Most had gunshot wounds and many had been tortured -- victims of suspected sectarian death squads.52052
12/04/06BAQUBA - Gunmen killed four engineers in a drive-by shooting in the violent city of Baquba, 65 km (40 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.404
12/04/06Hilla - Two policemen were killed and another one was wounded on Monday when an explosive device went off at their patrol vehicle in north of Hilla, a police source said022
12/04/06MAHAWEEL - Police found a body of a man, with gunshot wounds and bearing signs of torture, in Mahaweel, a town 75 km (50 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.101
12/04/06MOSUL - Gunmen killed four policemen in the northern city of Mosul, a hospital source said.044
12/04/06MOSUL - Mosul hospital received bodies of seven people, a hospital source said.707
12/03/06BAGHDAD - A car bomb exploded at an intersection near a bakery in the northern Baghdad district of Qahira, killing three people and wounding 10, an Interior Ministry source said.303
12/03/06BAGHDAD - Gunmen killed an official of the Mandaeans, a pre -Islamic gnostic religious group, after they dragged him from his house on Saturday in northern Baghdad, police said.101
12/03/06BAGHDAD - Police found the body of Hidaib Mejhoul, a member of the national Iraqi Football Association...who had been kidnapped from his home on Thursday, had been shot twice in the head and his body had signs of torture.101
12/03/06Baghdad - Thirty-five of the bodies were uncovered in Karkh, a majority Sunni district on the west bank of the Tigris, while the remaining 15 were found in Rusafa, a mainly Shiite area on the eastern side of the river.50050
12/03/06During an attack on Coalition forces and national police in the al Doura district Sunday, a 5-year-old Iraqi girl was shot and later died of her wounds.101
12/03/06GARMA (near)- U.S. air strikes destroyed two foreign fighter safe houses west of Baghdad on Saturday night, killing five insurgents, two women and a child, the U.S. military said on Sunday303
12/03/06KERBALA - Three people were killed and two wounded when a car was shot at by a passing vehicle near Latifiya in the so-called Triangle of Death south of Baghdad, police said.303
12/03/06KIRKUK - A suicide bomber blew up a car near the convoy of a senior police officer, killing three of his guards and wounding two others near the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk, police said. The police officer was wounded in the incident.033
12/03/06MOSUL - A suicide car bomb exploded near a police patrol in Mosul, killing two and wounding four, police said.202
12/03/06MOSUL - Six bodies were found in and around Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said. All had gunshot wounds.606
12/03/06RAMADI - Gunmen killed a policeman on Sunday in the restive city of Ramadi, 110 km (70 miles) west of Baghdad, police said.011
12/02/06BAGHDAD - A Katyusha rocket killed two and wounded six from the same family when it landed on a home in the mainly Sunni Adil district of Baghdad, police said. Sunni politicians said they were conducting talks in a mosque nearby at the time.202
12/02/06BAGHDAD - Car bombs ripped through a fruit and vegetable market in a Shi'ite area of central Baghdad, killing 51 people and wounding 90, police and an Interior Ministry official said.51051
12/02/06BAGHDAD - Gunmen killed police Captain Hayder Mousa in the district of New Baghdad, police said.011
12/02/06BAGHDAD - Gunmen opened fire on a police checkpoint outside west Baghdad's main Yarmouk hospital, killing at least one policeman and wounding two, an Interior Ministry official said.011
12/02/06BAGHDAD - Police said they found 44 bodies in different parts of Baghdad, all apparent victims of sectarian violence.44044
12/02/06BALAD - Gunmen ambushed a vehicle carrying Iraqi soldiers in civilian clothes, killing five and wounding one in the town of Balad north of Baghdad an Iraqi security source said.055
12/02/06ISKANDARIYA - A small bomb killed one person and wounded another in a residential area of Iskandariya, 40 km (25 miles) south of Baghdad, on Friday night, a police source said.101
12/02/06KHALIS - Gunmen killed two Shi'ites and wounded three others when they attacked a funeral procession near the town of Khalis, 80 km (50 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.202
12/02/06MOSUL - Insurgents killed a contractor in the northern Iraqi city of Mosul, police said.101
12/02/06MUSSAYAB - Police found the body of a young man in the town of Mussayab, about 60 km (37 miles) south of Baghdad, police said. The body had numerous gunshot wounds.101
12/02/06YUSUFIYA - A roadside bomb killed one person and wounded six when it exploded as a patrol for the electricity protection force passed by in the town of Yusufiya, 15 km (9 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.101
12/01/06BAGHDAD - A car bomb exploded in northern Baghdad, killing two people and wounding 13, police said.202
12/01/06BAGHDAD - At least three people were killed and 22 wounded when a car bomb blasted a crowded pet market in central Baghdad, police sources said.303
12/01/06BAGHDAD - Clashes erupted between gunmen and the Iraqi army in central Baghdad in which one soldier was killed and nine people wounded, the Interior Ministry said. The Defence Ministry said 43 people had been captured and weapons seized.011
12/01/06BAGHDAD - Police said they found 20 bodies in different parts of Baghdad on Friday.20020
12/01/06KIRKUK - A suicide car bomber targeted a U.S. patrol, killing two civilians and wounding four in the northern city of Kirkuk, police and hospital sources said202
12/01/06MAHMUDIYA - Three mortar rounds hit a residential area in Mahmudiya south of Baghdad, killing one person and wounding four, police said.101
12/01/06MOSUL - Fourteen labourers kidnapped from a farm near Sinjar, northwest of Mosul, on Thursday have been found dead in a wheatfield, a local official said on Friday.000
12/01/06RASHIDIYA - Mortar rounds hit a residential area of Rashidiya north of Baghdad, killing four and wounding three.404
12/01/06SAMAWA - At least two policemen and one civilian were killed and 31 wounded, including three policemen, in clashes between Mehdi Army fighters and police in Samawa...Police said the clashes continued on Friday.123
12/01/06SAMAWA - Seven mortar rounds hit a residential neighbourhood in Samawa 270 km (168 miles) south of Baghdad, on Thursday, killing two people and wounding 13, police said.202
 Total16291231752

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)