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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May-10
DateIncidentCivilianISFTotal
05/31/10BAGHDAD - Two roadside bombs planted under Ghadeer bridge went off simultaneously when a police patrol passed, killing a civilian and wounding eight people, including six policemen, in Ghadeer district in eastern Baghdad, police said.101
05/31/10KIRKUK - A roadside bomb targeting a police troop killed a policeman and wounded four others in central Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, police said011
05/31/10MOSUL - A parked car bomb targeting an Iraqi patrol went off, killing a solider and wounding a civilian in northern Mosul, police said.011
05/31/10MOSUL - Police found the bodies of two unidentified females who had been suffocated to death in south-eastern Mosul, police said.202
05/30/10ARBIL - One woman was killed and another wounded when an artillery shell fired by Iranian troops landed in the town of Choman, near the border between Iran and Iraqi Kurdish region in northern Iraq, said Abdul-Wahid Gwani, the mayor of Choman.101
05/30/10MOSUL - Gunmen opened fire against a police check point, killing two policemen and wounding a child in central Mosul, 390 km (240 miles ) north of Baghdad, police said.022
05/29/10HAMAM AL-ALIL - A man and his son were found dead, apparently shot, in Hamam al-Alil near Mosul, 329 km (200 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.202
05/29/10MOSUL - A roadside bomb exploded near a police patrol in eastern Mosul, killing two police officers, police said.022
05/29/10TAJI - A roadside bomb exploded near a joint patrol of Iraqi army and police, killing two soldiers and wounding four in Taji district, 20 km (12 miles) north of Baghdad, police said. 022
05/27/10BAGHDAD - Abdul-Kareem Mohammed, Arabic language university professor of the Sharia College, was shot dead in his office by one of the students, a source in the interior ministry said. The college lies in Baghdad's central Bab al-Muadham district.101
05/27/10MOSUL - Gunmen in a car shot dead a civilian in western Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
05/27/10MOSUL - Gunmen shot dead a police captain on Wednesday in a market in western Mosul, police said. 101
05/26/10DAQUQ - Gunmen killed an agricultural crops guard in Daquq, 200 km (125 miles) north of Baghdad on Tuesday, police said.011
05/26/10KIRKUK - Gunmen killed an elderly man and hung the dead body inside his house in southern Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad on Tuesday, police said, without identifying the victim.101
05/26/10MOSUL - Gunmen equipped with silencers shot dead two police officers working at a train station in southern Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, late on Tuesday, police said.202
05/25/10BAGHDAD -A Sunni Arab politician who won a seat in parliament in March voting was gunned down in front of his home Monday evening in the volatile northern city of Mosul. Bashar Mohammed Hamed al-Agaidi101
05/25/10Baghdad-At least 14 people have been killed in a mass raid by gunmen on jewellers' shops in the Iraqi capital, Baghdad. 14014
05/24/10MOSUL - Gunmen shot dead a civilian in western Mosul, police said. 101
05/24/10MOSUL - Gunmen stormed a house and killed an elderly woman in central Mosul, police said.101
05/24/10RAMADI - Two bombs targeting the house of a senior police officer killed his guard and wounded four members of his family in central Ramadi, 100 km (60 miles) west of Baghdad, police said.011
05/23/10BAGHDAD - A sticky bomb attached to a car killed the driver who was working for a private bank in Baghdad's west-central Mansour district, a source in the Interior Ministry said. 101
05/22/10ARBIL - Turkish air strikes this week on Kurdish rebel targets in northern Iraq killed four members of the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) and wounded five others in Arbil province, said Ahmed Danees, a PKK spokesman. 404
05/22/10BAGHDAD - A bomb attached to a car exploded and killed the driver, a former leader of Sahwa, a government-backed militia, in Baghdad's southern district of Doura, police said. 101
05/21/10BAQUBA – Gunmen wearing military uniform stormed a house, killing four people from one family and wounding one other in the south of Baquba, 65 km (40 miles) northeast of Baghdad, a Diyala operations commander said.404
05/21/10Khalis - The death toll from a car bomb which exploded at a market in Iraq's northern Diyala province, has risen to 30, officials say. Friday's blast took place in the mainly Shia town of Khalis, about 80km (50 miles) north of Baghdad.30030
05/21/10KIRKUK - A roadside bomb targeting a government-backed militia member killed him in the southwest of Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad on Thursday, police said.011
05/20/10KIRKUK - Gunmen killed a civilian and wounded two members of his family in an attempted kidnapping in eastern Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad on Wednesday, police said. 101
05/20/10MOSUL - A suicide bomber attacked a police checkpoint, killing two policeman and a civilian and wounding another eight people including three policemen, in western Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.123
05/20/10MOSUL - Gunmen killed a civilian in western Mosul, police said.011
05/20/10MOSUL - Gunmen shot dead two policemen at a police checkpoint in central Mosul, police said.022
05/19/10FALLUJA - A roadside bomb went off near a police patrol and killed one policeman on Tuesday near the city of Falluja, 50 km (35 miles) west of Baghdad, police said.011
05/19/10MOSUL - Gunmen attacked security checkpoints, killing two Iraqi soldiers, in different parts of the city of Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police.022
05/19/10MUSSAYAB - A car bomb exploded outside a crowded restaurant, killing one person and wounding 13 others, in the town of Mussayab, 60 km (40 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.101
05/18/10MOSUL - Armed gunmen in a speeding vehicle shot dead a woman in eastern Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad on Monday evening, police said. 101
05/15/10AL-HADHAR - A land mine killed a shepherd in the town of al- Hadhar, 280 km (175 miles) north of Baghdad, police said. (Compiled by Baghdad newsroom) 101
05/14/10BAGHDAD - A bomb exploded in a park in the Adhamiya district of northern Baghdad, killing four people and wounding eight others, an Interior Ministry official said.415
05/14/10FALLUJA - Armed men using silenced weapons killed a policeman and a civilian security guard in central Falluja, 50 km (30 miles) west of Baghdad, police said.112
05/14/10MOSUL - Gunmen shot dead a tailor specialising in military uniforms inside his shop in central Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
05/14/10TAL AFAR - Bombers attacked players and spectators at a soccer field, killing eight people and wounding 120 others, in Tal Afar, 420 km (260 miles) northwest of Baghdad, police and witnesses said.808
05/13/10MAHMUDIYA - A roadside bomb killed two soldiers and wounded seven when they tried to defuse it in Mahmudiya, about 30 km (20 miles) south of Baghdad, police said022
05/12/10BAGHDAD - A bomb planted inside a grocery store killed three people and wounded 23 others in the Shula district of northwestern Baghdad, police said. Gunmen first killed the shop owner and then detonated a bomb in the shop's entrance.303
05/12/10BAGHDAD - Seven people were killed and 22 wounded after a car bomb planted outside a cafe exploded in Baghdad's Sadr City slum, a Shi'ite area, police and a source at the Iraqi Interior Ministry said.707
05/12/10MOSUL - Gunmen in a car killed an employee of a local television station in eastern Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, after he left a mosque, police said.101
05/12/10MOSUL - Gunmen in a car shot dead a civilian near his house on Tuesday evening in western Mosul, police said. 101
05/11/10Hilla - police spokesman Maj. Muthana Khalid said five more people had died, raising the toll there to 50 dead. [5 added to previous total]505
05/10/10ABU GHRAIB - A bomb destroyed a house, killing the owner, in Abu Ghraib, police said.101
05/10/10ABU GHRAIB - A car bomb in a market killed two people and wounded 12 in the district of Abu Ghraib, in western Baghdad, police said.202
05/10/10ABU GHRAIB - A roadside bomb killed two people in Abu Ghraib, police said.202
05/10/10AL-SUWAYRA - A suicide bomber wearing a vest laden with explosives and another driving a car killed 13 people, including eight policemen, and wounded 40 in a market in Al-Suwayra town...a local official said.5813
05/10/10BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb targeting a passing police patrol killed two civilians and wounded five people in southern Baghdad, police said.202
05/10/10BAGHDAD - Gunmen using silenced weapons attacked at least six checkpoints in Baghdad at dawn, killing seven Iraqi soldiers and policemen, while bombs planted at three others wounded several more, an Interior Ministry source said.077
05/10/10BASRA - A car bomb exploded at a market, killing at least nine people and wounding 70 others in the southern oil city of Basra...a police source said. Two other car bombs went off in northern Basra killing seven people and wounding five, police said.16016
05/10/10BASRA - The medical official at the Basra morgue said 30 people died, nearly twice as many as were originally reported, in the string of three bombings that ripped through the city on Monday [13 added to previous total]13013
05/10/10FALLUJA - Five bombs went off at dawn outside the homes of police officers in the former al Qaeda stronghold of Anbar province, killing two people in the city of Falluja...and two in a village 20 km (12 miles) east of Falluja, police said.202
05/10/10HASWA - A sticky bomb attached to the motorbike of a policeman killed him and wounded four civilians in the centre of Haswa, 50 km (30 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.101
05/10/10HILLA - At least 45 people died and 190 were wounded when two suicide car bombers drove into the entrance of a textile factory as workers were ending a shift in the town of Hilla...A third bomb exploded as rescue workers arrived.45045
05/10/10MOSUL - At least two Kurdish peshmerga fighters were killed and three wounded when a suicide bomber in a car drove into a checkpoint manned by U.S., Iraqi and Kurdish forces east of Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.022
05/10/10MOSUL - Gunmen attacked a carpenter's family, killing him and his son and seriously wounding two female members of his family, on Sunday in western Mosul, police said.202
05/10/10MOSUL - Gunmen in a car shot dead a student in front of his house in northern Mosul, police said.101
05/10/10TAL AFAR - Police found two unidentified bodies in separate areas of Tal Afar, about 420 km (260 miles) northwest of Baghdad, police said. 202
05/10/10TARMIYA - A car bomb targeting the convoy of the mayor of the district killed three people and wounded 16, including the mayor, in Tarmiya, 25 km (15 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.303
05/09/10MOSUL - Gunmen in a speeding car opened fire and killed a man in southern Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
05/09/10SAMARRA - Police said they found the remains of four people on Saturday in a water well near the city of Samarra...Medical tests showed the people were shot dead more than a year and a half ago, a source at a hospital said. 404
05/08/10BAGHDAD - A bomb attached to an Iraqi soldier's car killed him in northern Baghdad, police said.101
05/08/10BAGHDAD - Gunmen killed a police official who works in the department overseeing Baghdad security checkpoints, in front of his house in Baghdad's eastern district of Sadr City on Friday, police said. 011
05/08/10MOSUL - Gunmen killed a woman at a butcher shop in western Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
05/08/10MOSUL - Gunmen killed an off-duty policeman returning to his house in the Wana district north of Mosul on Friday, police said.011
05/08/10SULAIMAN PEK - Two bombs planted in a house killed a landlord and his wife in Sulaiman Pek, 160 km (100 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.202
05/07/10ABU GHRAIB - A bomb attached to a car killed one and wounded two in Abu Ghraib on the western outskirts of Baghdad, police said.101
05/07/10RASHAD - Gunmen opened fire at a government-backed militia checkpoint, killing three people and wounding four others in the town of Rashad, southwest of Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.303
05/06/10BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb exploded in the Mansour district of western Baghdad, killing two civilians and wounding four others, police said. 202
05/06/10BAGHDAD - Police found the body of Abdul Salam Hassan, a manager in the Ministry of National Security, in his car's trunk on Wednesday in southern Baghdad, police said. 101
05/06/10MOSUL - Police found the body of a Kurdish student who had been kidnapped two days ago in Arbil, on Wednesday in eastern Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said. 101
05/05/10BAGHDAD - Gunmen riddled the imam of a Sunni mosque, Abdul-Jalil al-Fehdawi, deputy head of the Council of Iraqi Scholars, and his guards with bullets, killing him and three other people, in western Baghdad, police said.101
05/05/10MOSUL - Gunmen opened fire and killed an off-duty policeman and his friend and wounded a woman bystander in central Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.011
05/04/10BAGHDAD - A sticky bomb attached to a car killed a police official in the Kadhimiya district of northern Baghdad, policeh said.011
05/04/10MOSUL - Gunmen opened fire and killed a policewoman in central Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, as she headed to work, police said.011
05/03/10BAGHDAD - A bomb attached to a car killed the driver and wounded two passengers in northern Baghdad, an Interior Ministry source said.101
05/03/10BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb killed one and wounded six people in eastern Baghdad, an Interior Ministry source said.101
05/03/10KIRKUK - Gunmen in a speeding car opened fire and killed a fortuneteller in the city of Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
05/03/10MOSUL - Gunmen killed an imam in a mosque and wounded one person during prayers in a northern district of Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
05/03/10SHIRQAT - A parked car bomb killed three people and wounded two in the town of Shirqat, 300 km (190 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.303
05/03/10SHIRQAT - A roadside bomb killed one man and wounded six others in the town of Shirqat, police said.303
05/01/10BAGHDAD - A parked car bomb killed three policemen and wounded two civilians in Baghdad's northern Qahira district, police said.033
05/01/10MOSUL - Gunmen shot dead a man inside his store in western Mosul, police said101
 Total23148279

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)