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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Oct-10
DateIncidentCivilianISFTotal
10/31/10Baghdad - Fifty-two hostages and police officers were killed when security forces raided a Baghdad church to free more than 100 Iraqi Catholics held by al Qaeda-linked gunmen, a deputy interior minister said on Monday.52052
10/31/10TAJI - A bomb attached to a car belonging to Adnan Atallah, a leader of a government-backed Sunni militia, exploded in Taji, 20 km (12 miles) north of Baghdad, killing him and wounding three passers-by, an Interior Ministry source said.011
10/30/10ABU GHRAIB - Gunmen attacked an Iraqi army checkpoint in Abu Ghraib, on the western outskirts of Baghdad, killing two soldiers and wounding five people, an Interior Ministry source said.022
10/30/10BAGHDAD - A sticky bomb attached to a car killed the driver when it went off in Baghdad's southern Saidiya district, police said.101
10/30/10RASHAD - An eight-year-old boy was killed and two of his family members wounded when a grenade he had found in a field and was playing with exploded in the town of Rashad, southwest of Kirkuk, police said.101
10/29/10MOSUL - Gunmen killed a tribal leader after they stormed his house in eastern Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, on Tuesday, police said.101
10/28/10BAGHDAD - A sticky bomb attached to the car of a police colonel went off and killed him in Baghdad's southwestern Amil district, police said.011
10/28/10BAGHDAD - One civilian was killed and two others wounded when a bomb exploded in his car late on Wednesday in Baghda101
10/28/10MOSUL - A suicide car bomber targeting a federal police base killed a policeman and wounded eight others, including a civilian, in western Mosul, police said.011
10/27/10BAGHDAD - A bomb attached to a truck killed the driver and wounded four people in the Doura district of southern Baghdad, police said.101
10/27/10BAGHDAD - A bomb placed near the Sunni Endowment, an organisation which manages Sunni religious sites, killed two guards and wounded four passers-by in northern Baghdad, an Interior Ministry source said.202
10/27/10JALAWLA - A roadside bomb killed the head of Jalawla's criminal investigation unit, Mohammed al-Tememi, and three of his bodyguards when it went off in Jalawla, 115 km (170 miles) northeast of Baghdad, police said.011
10/26/10KHALIS - A roadside bomb targeting an Iraqi army patrol killed six soldiers near Khalis, 80 km (50 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.066
10/26/10KIRKUK - At least 10 people were killed, including five policemen, when gunmen attacked a goldsmiths' market in the northern Iraqi oil city of Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, police and hospital sources said.5510
10/26/10MOSUL - A roadside bomb killed a civilian in eastern Mosul, police said.101
10/26/10TAL AFAR - A roadside bomb went off near a police checkpoint close to Tal Afar and killed one person, police said.101
10/26/10TAL AFAR - A roadside bomb went off near a police checkpoint in the town of Tal Afar, 420 km (260 miles) north of Baghdad, killing one person and wounding five others from the same family, police said.101
10/25/10BAGHDAD - Gunmen in a speeding car shot dead an employee at the Electricity Ministry in Baghdad's southern district of Saidiya, an Interior Ministry source said.101
10/24/10MOSUL - A car bomb exploded inside a public hospital complex, killing two civilians and wounding 19 others in western Mosul...the commander of police in Nineveh province, Hassan Attiya, said.202
10/24/10NIMRUD - A former Iraqi intelligence officer who served under Saddam Hussein died after Iraqi army soldiers raided his home in the northern town of Nimrud, 40 km (30 miles) southeast of Mosul, police said. It was not clear how he died.101
10/22/10GARMA - A sticky bomb attached to a car of a government-backed Sunni militia's leader, killed him and wounded a woman passenger in Garma, 30 km (20 miles) northwest of Baghdad, police said.011
10/22/10MOSUL - A roadside bomb targeting an Iraqi army patrol, killed one civilian and wounded six others in eastern Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
10/22/10MOSUL - A roadside bomb targeting an Iraqi army patrol, killed one soldier in northern Mosul, police said.011
10/22/10MOSUL - Gunmen opened fire at an Iraqi police checkpoint, killing one policeman and wounding another in central Mosul, police said.011
10/21/10SAMARRA - A roadside bomb killed a member of the government-backed Sunni Sahwa militia on his way to work in the city of Samarra, 100 km (60 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.011
10/20/10DAQUQ - Police found the body of unknown man with bullet wounds in the town of Daquq, 200 km (125 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
10/20/10KIRKUK - Armed men in a speeding car opened fire on and killed a district mayor in the centre of Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
10/20/10MOSUL - Armed men forced their way into a house in the eastern parts of Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, and killed an off-duty border guard, his wife and three other relatives, police said.415
10/19/10BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb targeting a patrol of government-backed Sunni Sahwa militia killed one and wounded four others when it went off in Baghdad's northern district of Adhamiya, an Interior Ministry source said.011
10/19/10KIRKUK - Gunmen in a speeding car opened fire on and killed an off-duty bank security guard in southern Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
10/19/10NAJAF - A roadside bomb hit a convoy carrying the U.N. special envoy to Iraq, killing one policeman and wounding three when it exploded in Najaf, 160 km (100 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.011
10/19/10SAMARRA - A roadside bomb went off near a police patrol, killing three and wounding two in the city of Samarra, 100 km (60 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.303
10/19/10TIKRIT - At least 11 people were killed and four wounded when bombs destroyed the home of the police emergency response commander in the city of Tikrit, 150 km (95 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.11011
10/18/10BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb targeting the convoy of Baghdad provincial council member, Jassem Mohammed, killed him and wounded eight people, including three of his bodyguards near al-Nahda area of central Baghdad, Iraqi army and police sources said.101
10/18/10BAGHDAD - A sticky bomb attached to a car carrying an employee at the Oil Ministry killed him and wounded another person in Baghdad's southern Doura district, an Iraqi army source said.101
10/18/10MOSUL - A suicide car bomber killed one Iraqi off-duty soldier and wounded seven people, including three off-duty soldiers, a traffic policeman and three passers-by, in western Mosul, an Iraqi army source said.011
10/18/10MOSUL - Gunmen opened fire at an Iraqi army checkpoint killing a soldier in western Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.011
10/18/10MOSUL - Gunmen shot dead a man after raiding his house and tying up his family members in western Mosul, police said.101
10/17/10BAAJ - A roadside bomb went off near an Iraqi army patrol and killed one soldier in the town of Baaj, 375 km (233 miles) northwest of Baghdad, police said.011
10/17/10BAGHDAD - A sticky bomb attached to a car killed the driver and wounded two passers-by in the Bayaa district of southern Baghdad, an interior ministry source said.101
10/17/10BAGHDAD - Gunmen trying to rob several jewellery stores in Baghdad exchanged fire with security forces in a firefight that killed three shop owners, an Interior Ministry source said. Two attackers and two policemen were also killed, the source adde325
10/14/10BAGHDAD - A bomb attached to a car belonging to a university lecturer exploded in the Adhamiya district of northern Baghdad, killing him and wounding two passersby, an interior ministry source said.101
10/14/10BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb went off near the motorcade of Abdul-Kareem Mahoud, a former member of the Iraq governing council formed after the 2003 invasion, killing four of his guards and wounding three in southern Baghdad404
10/14/10BAGHDAD - A sticky bomb attached to a policeman's car exploded, killing him, in Baghdad's central al-Mesbah district, an interior ministry source said.011
10/14/10MOSUL - Gunmen carrying pistols opened fire and killed a man in eastern Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
10/13/10BAGHDAD - Gunmen in a car opened fire and killed a cleric on Wednesday night in Baghdad's northeastern Sadr City district, an interior ministry source said.101
10/13/10KIRKUK - Gunmen in a car opened fire and wounded two people in the street on Wednesday night in northern Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, a police source said.101
10/12/10BAGHDAD - Gunmen launched coordinated attacks on three Iraqi army security checkpoints in the Amiriya district of western Baghdad, killing one Iraqi soldier and wounding six others, an interior ministry source said.011
10/12/10MOSUL - Iraqi border forces killed a civilian by mistake as they chased smugglers near the Iraqi-Syrian border northwest of Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, a source from the provincial police operations room said.101
10/11/10BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb targeting the car of Major General Abdul Munim Saeed, head of the Interior Ministry's evidence department, wounded him and killed his driver in Baghdad's eastern district of Zayouna101
10/11/10BAGHDAD - Gunmen attacked a currency exchange bureau in central Baghdad, killing five people, wounding two and robbing it of an unspecified amount of money, an interior ministry source said.505
10/11/10FALLUJA - Three gunmen stormed the house of a policeman and killed him in a pre-dawn attack in Falluja, 50 km (32 miles) west of Baghdad, police said.011
10/11/10YUSUFIYA - Gunmen wearing Iraqi military uniforms broke into the homes of their own clan members, killing four people for informing against al Qaeda, a security source said, adding that the attack took place in the village of al-Sila south of Baghdad.404
10/09/10ABU GHRAIB - Gunmen stormed a house and killed a man and wounded four of his family members, including two women, in a pre-dawn attack in Abu Ghraib on the western outskirts of Baghdad, police said.101
10/09/10GARMA - Three brothers employed by the Culture Ministry were killed, and one of their relatives was wounded, when gunmen in two cars opened fire on their car in Garma, 30 km (20 miles) northwest of Baghdad, police said303
10/08/10BAGHDAD - One policeman was killed by a sniper in Baghdad's northern district of Adhamiya, an Interior Ministry source said. 011
10/07/10BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb went off near a police vehicle, killing a civilian and wounding three traffic police officers in Baghdad's central al-Nidhal Street, an interior ministry source said.101
10/07/10ISKANDARIYA - Two bombs exploded in a market in Iskandariya, 40 km (25 miles) south of Baghdad, killing three people and wounding eight others, according to two police sources.303
10/07/10MOSUL - Gunmen in a speeding car opened fire and killed a man walking in the street in eastern Mosul, police said. 101
10/07/10MOSUL - Gunmen stormed a house and killed a woman and her teenage daughter in eastern Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.202
10/05/10MOSUL - Armed men in a speeding car killed two women walking on a street in western Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.202
10/05/10MOSUL - Gunmen shot dead Brigadier General Muhammad Aziz, a criminal investigation leader in Mosul, in front of his house in eastern Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.011
10/05/10MOSUL - Police found the tied-up body of an unknown male with bullets in his head and chest in western Mosul, police said. 101
10/04/10BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb targeting the convoy of Fouad al-Moussawi, deputy science and technology minister, killed one of his guards and wounded four civilians in Karrada district of central Baghdad, police said.101
10/04/10BAGHDAD - Gunmen stormed a goldsmith shop on Palestine Street in eastern Baghdad and killed the two owners with silenced weapons before looting the store of gold and cash, police said.022
10/04/10JALAWLA - Four policemen were killed and two wounded when a roadside bomb exploded during their patrol in Jalawla...a source in Diyala's operations command said, adding that the security force was in the area to check on an earlier explosion nearby.044
10/04/10MOSUL - A gunman killed a university professor after storming his house in western Mosul, on Sunday, police said. 101
10/03/10FALLUJA - Gunmen using silenced weapons drove by a police checkpoint and opened fire, killing one policeman and wounding another in the city of Falluja...011
10/03/10GARMA - A sticky bomb attached to the car of Tahreer Khadim, an Iraqi cameraman working for Alhurra, a U.S.-based Arabic-language satellite television channel, killing him in Garma...101
10/03/10MOSUL - Gunmen attacked the house of a shepherd and killed him in a village north of the city of Mosul, 240 miles (390 km) north of Baghdad, a police source said. 101
10/01/10BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb exploded near a checkpoint manned by members of the government-backed Sunni Sahwa militia, killing three people and wounding seven others in Baghdad's southern district of Doura, police said.303
10/01/10BAGHDAD - Gunmen using weapons equipped with silencers killed one person and wounded two others when they opened fire at their car in Baghdad's northern district of Adhamiya, late of Thursday, police said. 101
10/01/10MOSUL - A roadside bomb went off near an Iraqi army checkpoint killing one soldier in eastern Mosul, police said.011
10/01/10MOSUL - Gunmen opened fire at a police checkpoint and killed one policeman in southern Mosul, late on Thursday, police said. Two policemen were wounded when a roadside bomb went off as they were chasing the gunmen.011
10/01/10MOSUL - Gunmen shot dead a policeman in a crowded market in the centre of Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.011
 Total14144185

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)