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-08
DateIncidentCivilianISFTotal
08/31/08BAGHDAD - A sniper shot dead two Iraqi soldiers on Sunday in Mansour district, in western Baghdad, police said.022
08/31/08BAGHDAD - Two bodies were found with gunshot wounds on Sunday in Baghdad, police said.202
08/31/08DIYALA PROVINCE - A member of a U.S.-backed neighbourhood patrol and three of his relatives were killed when militants opened fire on Friday in Diyala Province, northern Baghdad, One Iraqi soldier was also wounded314
08/31/08KIRKUK - Police found the body of a bodyguard of one of Iraqi President Jalal Talabani's advisers with gunshot wounds just after he was kidnapped on Saturday in southern Kirkuk101
08/31/08KUT - Gunmen in Iraqi Army uniforms wounded police Lieutenant-Colonel Yas Khudaier and killed his wife when they stormed their house in the early morning in western Kut101
08/30/08MOSUL - Gunmen killed an off-duty police officer and wounded his brother in a drive-by shooting on Saturday in eastern Mosul011
08/30/08MOSUL - One body was found with gunshot wounds on Saturday in eastern Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
08/29/08BAGHDAD - Two bodies were found in eastern Baghdad on Friday, police said.202
08/29/08ISKANDARIYA - Police found two bodies on Friday bearing gunshot wounds and signs of torture in the town of Iskandariya...Police said that one of the people discovered had been decapitated.202
08/29/08MOSUL - The body of a doctor who had been kidnapped several days ago was found in Mosul, police said.101
08/28/08BAGHDAD - Gunmen killed an army colonel and his wife in a drive-by shooting in the al-Adil district in western Baghdad, police said.112
08/28/08BAQUBA - A roadside bomb killed a shepherd in southeastern Baquba, 65 km (40 miles) northeast of Baghdad, police said.101
08/28/08KIRKUK - A roadside bomb killed a civilian and wounded another seven in the Ras Dumeez in southern Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
08/28/08MOSUL - Gunmen shot dead an off-duty policeman in front of his house in al-Mishahda neighbourhood of western Mosul, 390 km (240 miles), north of Baghdad, police said.011
08/27/08BAGHDAD - A bomb in a parked car killed one person and wounded seven others when it exploded in the New Baghdad district of eastern Baghdad, police said101
08/27/08MOSUL - Gunmen shot dead a civilian in a shop in the al-Nur area of eastern Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
08/27/08NUMANIYA - Iraqi police found the body of a woman in the town of Numaniya, 120 km (72 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.10010
08/26/08Diyala - Elsewhere in the province [Diyala], a roadside bomb killed five members of a Sunni family traveling yesterday from Mandali on the Iranian border to visit a religious shrine.505
08/26/08Jalawla - A suicide bomber wearing an explosive vest struck a crowd of Iraqi police recruits at a recruitment station in a volatile northern province on Tuesday, killing 28 people and wounding 45, a police source said.02828
08/26/08Salahuddin - A car bomb parked near the entrance of the health department in Tikrit exploded at 7.30 a.m. killing two guards and two civilians, injuring thirteen civilians.022
08/25/08BAGHDAD - One body was found with gunshot wounds on Sunday in Baghdad, police said.101
08/25/08MOSUL - Gunmen killed a man working as a guard for the dean of Mosul University in a drive-by shooting in eastern Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
08/25/08MUSSAYAB - A roadside bomb was planted near the house of Basim Mohammed, a Lieutenant-Colonel of the government facilities guard force, killing his daughter and wounding two sons on Sunday in Mussayab...011
08/25/08SHIRQAT - A roadside bomb killed two bystanders in the town of Shirqat, 300 km (190 miles) north of Baghdad, police and hospital sources said.202
08/24/08BAGHDAD - Two roadside bombs exploding in quick succession near a police patrol killed four people, including a policeman, and wounded 15 in the district of Nahda, in central Baghdad, police said.224
08/24/08BALAD RUZ - A roadside bomb killed four soldiers and wounded eight when it exploded near an Iraqi army patrol in Balad Ruz, 90 km (55 miles) northeast of Baghdad, police said.044
08/24/08BAQUBA - A roadside bomb killed three people and wounded five others in an area just southeast of Baquba, 65 km (40 miles) northeast of Baghdad, police said.303
08/24/08BAQUBA - Gunmen killed two policemen and wounded six in an attack on a police checkpoint in central Baquba, police said.022
08/24/08SUWAYRA - The bodies of two men bearing gunshot wounds were recovered from the Tigris river in Suwayra, 50 km (30 miles) southeast of Baghdad, police said202
08/23/08BAGHDAD - Gunmen killed a senior advisor in the Ministry of Culture in his car in a drive-by shooting in central Baghdad, police said.101
08/23/08BAIJI NEAR - Gunmen killed four members of a U.S.-backed neighbourhood patrol in a drive-by shooting at their checkpoint just south of Baiji, 180 km (110 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.044
08/23/08BAQUBA - A roadside bomb killed one person in eastern Baquba, police said.101
08/23/08MOSUL - Gunmen shot dead an Iraqi army officer and a soldier in an attack in eastern Mosul, police said.011
08/23/08MOSUL - Iraqi police found the body of a civilian bearing gunshot wounds in western Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
08/22/08BAGHDAD - A man who works as a guard in one of Shi'ite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr's offices was killed during raids conducted by the Iraqi army in eastern Baghdad's Sadr City...Another man was also killed, police said.202
08/21/08BAGHDAD - A parked car bomb killed one civilian and wounded four others in western Baghdad, police said.101
08/21/08BAGHDAD - Gunmen in opened fire from three cars in central Baghdad, killing one pedestrian and wounding another, police said.101
08/21/08BAGHDAD - Two bodies were found in Baghdad on Thursday, police said.202
08/21/08MOSUL - Militants killed a policeman in a gun battle in western Mosul, police said011
08/21/08MOSUL - Police found three bodies in various parts of Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad. One had been decapitated. Another was identified as the body of a policeman.303
08/20/08BAGHDAD - Police said they found three bodies in Baghdad.303
08/20/08BAGHDAD - Two people were killed and four others wounded by a roadside bomb in northern Baghdad, police said.202
08/20/08BAGHDAD - Two people were killed and four others wounded by a roadside bomb in northern Baghdad, police said.202
08/20/08HILLA - Police found two bodies, including a woman's, bearing signs of torture and bullet wounds south of Hilla, 100 km (60 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.202
08/20/08KIRKUK - Gunmen in a car killed a government employee in a drive-by shooting in southern Kirkuk, 250 km (150 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
08/20/08TUZ KHURMATO - Gunmen killed a civilian and wounded two others when they opened fire on a group of young men playing football in Tuzkhurmato, 170 km (100 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
08/19/08BAGHDAD - Gunmen opened fire on a police checkpoint, killing a policeman and wounding three on a highway in central Baghdad, the Interior Ministry said, adding that the suspected killers had been arrested.011
08/19/08BAQUBA - An Iraqi security forces unit stormed the office of the governor of Diyala province early on Tuesday, killing his secretary and arresting a member of the provincial council in its capital, Baquba101
08/18/08ABUL KHASIB - Gunmen killed two people working for Iraq's electoral commission and wounded another person in a drive-by shooting near the town of Abul Khasib, some 460 km (285 miles) southeast of Baghdad, police said.202
08/18/08BAGHDAD - Gunmen killed a Shi'ite cleric and wounded his wife when they opened fire on the couple's car in Zaafaraniya district of southeastern Baghdad, police said.101
08/18/08Basra - A director of an election center and his deputy were killed and a companion was inured when gunmen attacked them while they were going to work in Bahadriyah area south of Basra on Monday morning. 202
08/18/08RAMADI - A suicide car bomber killed five policemen and wounded seven in an attack on a police checkpoint in Ramadi, capital of Iraq's western Anbar province, police said.505
08/17/08Baghdad - Police found 1 dead body today in Saidiyah neighborhood(south Baghdad)101
08/17/08Basra - Gunmen killed a civilian who refused to give them his own sedan car when they stopped him in Hakimiyah neighborhood in Basra city.101
08/17/08MOSUL - Gunmen killed a religious leader on Sunday outside a mosque in central Mosul, police said. 101
08/16/08BAGHDAD - A bomb placed in a parked car killed six religious pilgirms and wounded ten others in the Ur district of northeastern Baghdad, police said.606
08/15/08BAGHDAD - One religious pilgrim was killed and nine others were wounded when a roadside bomb struck a minibus near the New Baghdad district of eastern Baghdad, police said.101
08/15/08Balad - A car bomb detonated near a bus station in Balad ( south of Tikrit in Salahuddin province). 5 people were killed and 33 others were injured, a medical source from Balad hospital said.505
08/15/08MOSUL - A parked car bomb killed one Iraqi soldier when it exploded on Thursday in northern Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.011
08/14/08BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb killed one person and wounded seven in Karrada district, central Baghdad, police said.101
08/14/08BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb killed one person in western Baghdad's district of Mansour on Wednesday, police said.101
08/14/08Baghdad - One unidentified body was found in Amiriya neighbourhood by Iraqi Police, Thursday. 101
08/14/08BUHRIZ - A roadside bomb killed two policemen and wounded six others when it struck their patrol in the town of Buhriz, 60 km (35 miles) northeast of Baghdad on Wednesday, police said.022
08/14/08Iskandariya – A female suicide bomber killed 19 people, mostly women, and wounded 75 on Thursday when she detonated an explosive vest in a crowd of pilgrims being escorted by police to a shrine south of Baghdad, police said.19019
08/14/08KIRKUK - The body of a murdered policeman was found in southern Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.011
08/14/08MOSUL - Gunmen killed a father and wounded his son when they stormed their house in eastern Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, on Wednesday, police said.101
08/14/08Mosul - Gunmen shot a policeman dead in Mosul, Thursday.011
08/14/08SALMAN PAK - A roadside bomb killed one policeman and wounded five people, including two policemen, in Salman Pak, 30 km (20 miles) southeast of Baghdad, police said.011
08/13/08BAGHDAD - A U.S. soldier and an Iraqi interpreter were killed when a roadside bomb hit their vehicle in northwestern Baghdad, the U.S. military sai101
08/13/08BAGHDAD - Two bodies were found with gunshot wounds in Baghdad on Wednesday, police said202
08/13/08KHAN BANI SAAD - A roadside bomb killed one woman and wounded two in the town of Khan Bani Saad, near Baquba in Diyala province, north of Baghdad, police said.101
08/13/08MOSUL - A suicide car bomber struck an Iraqi army patrol in the northern city of Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, killing an Iraqi soldier, two civilians and wounding 15 people, the U.S. military said011
08/13/08QAIYARA - At least one person was killed and six wounded by a parked car bomb in Qaiyara, 290 km (180 miles) north of Baghdad, police said. The U.S. military said two were killed and nine wounded.101
08/12/08BAQUBA - A suicide bomber killed two people and wounded seven others after detonating an explosive vest near a convoy carrying the governor of Diyala province, police said. 202
08/12/08MAHAWEEL - Gunmen killed one woman and wounded another in a drive-by shooting near a market in Mahaweel, 60 km (35 miles) south of Baghdad, on Monday, police said.101
08/12/08RAMADI - Six members of the same family, including one woman and three children, were found shot dead in an open area east of Ramadi, 100 km (60 miles) west of Baghdad, said Colonel Salih Mahdi, a police official in Ramadi.606
08/11/08BAGHDAD - A pipe bomb attached to a car killed its driver in New Baghdad district of eastern Baghdad, police said.101
08/11/08Baghdad - Two unidentified bodies were found in Baghdad by Iraqi Police today; the first in New Baghdad and the other in al-Shurta al-Khamisa.202
08/11/08BAQUBA - A female suicide bomber wearing a belt packed with explosives killed a policeman and wounded 17 people when she targeted a police station in central Baquba, police said.011
08/11/08BAQUBA - Four women were killed and four others wounded, including a woman, when a roadside bomb exploded by their pick-up vehicle near Baquba, 65 km (40 miles) northeast of Baghdad, police said.404
08/11/08MOSUL - Gunmen killed one policeman when they attacked his house in eastern Mosul, police said. One gunman was killed in the attack.011
08/10/08BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb killed three people, including one Iraqi soldier, and wounded 10 others, including four Iraqi soldiers, when it struck a patrol in Bab al-Sharji district in central Baghdad, police said.213
08/10/08BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb killed three people, including one woman, and wounded seven others in the district of Kamaliya, in eastern Baghdad, police said. The U.S. military later said the toll had risen to four dead with303
08/10/08BAQUBA - A car bomb killed two Iraqis and wounded 25 others when it exploded on Sunday in Diyala province, 65 km (40 miles) north of Baghdad, the U.S. military said.202
08/10/08KHANAQIN - A suicide attacker blew up a bomb-laden minibus, killing at least three people and wounding 20 others in the town of Khanaqin, 140 km (100 miles) northeast of Baghdad, a security source said. T303
08/10/08MADAEN - One Iraqi soldier was killed and five others wounded by parked car bomb explosion in Madaen, 30 km (20 miles) southeast of Baghdad, police said011
08/10/08MOSUL - A pipe bomb attached to a car killed a man on Sunday in Mosul, police said.101
08/10/08TARMIYA - A U.S. soldier and four people were killed in an attack involving a roadside bomb, a suicide bomber and small arms fire in Tarmiya...the U.S. military said. It said two U.S. soldiers, three Iraqi policemen and 18 other people were wounded.404
08/09/08BAGHDAD - Gunmen attacked the manager of the Qadisiya Olympic swimming pool, Sattar Ammer, and his two sons, while they were driving near the Zayouna district of eastern Baghdad, killing one of his sons, police said.101
08/09/08BAGHDAD - Three bodies were found in Baghdad on Saturday, police said.303
08/09/08Diyala - Police found one dead body near Jalawla area in Diyala.101
08/09/08JURF AL-SAKHAR - Militants killed a member of a U.S.-backed neighbourhood patrol and wounded two others when they attacked their checkpoint on Friday in Jurf al-Sakhar, about 60 km (40 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.011
08/09/08SHIRQAT - Iraqi soldiers killed three people, including a woman, and wounded two others on Friday when they fired at a car speeding towards their checkpoint in Shirqat, 300 km (190 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.303
08/09/08TUZ KHURMATO - Gunmen shot dead a man on Friday outside his house in the town of Tuz Khurmato, 170 km (105 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
08/08/08ISKANDARIYA - A roadside bomb killed a policeman and wounded two others in Iskandariya district, 40 km (25 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.011
08/08/08MOSUL - Gunmen killed an Iraqi soldier when they ambushed a patrol on Thursday in western Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.011
08/08/08MUSSAYAB - One member of a U.S.-backed neighbourhood patrol was killed and four were wounded during clashes with militants on Thursday in Mussayab, 60 km (40 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.011
08/07/08MOSUL - Four policemen were killed when their patrol approached the body of a policeman in civilian clothes lying near a booby-trapped wooden cart in western Mosul, police said.055
08/07/08MOSUL - Gunmen killed Mahmoud Younis, a local leader of the Iraqi Islamic Party in Mosul...He was shot dead along with his body guard near his house in western Mosul, police and the head of the party in the city said.202
08/07/08NASSIRIYA - A mortar shell in the ground exploded and killed eight Iraqi family members as they pitched a tent in the desert near Nassiriya in southern Iraq, Sadiq al-Misharafawi, head of the police press department of Dhi Qar province, said.808
08/07/08Sulaimaniyah - The body of taxi driver Kereem al-Haj Shereef was found in Shahrazoor plain, 40 km to the east of Sulaimaniyah city, Thursday morning. Al-Haj Sereef was kidnapped yesterday from Sahaba Market. 101
08/06/08Baghdad - Police found one dead body throughout Baghdad in Karrada neighborhood.101
08/06/08BAGHDAD - Three U.S-backed neighbourhood patrol group members were killed and two wounded on Wednesday when gunmen in a car opened fire at their checkpoint in the Sulaikh district of northern Baghdad, police said.033
08/06/08DIYALA - The bodies of 16 men were discovered on Tuesday in different areas of a village near Baquba, 65 km (40 miles) northeast of Baghdad, a security officer in Diyala said.16016
08/06/08MOSUL - A suicide car bomber, targeting an Iraqi army patrol, killed three people and wounded 14, including one soldier, in central Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.303
08/06/08MOSUL - The bodies of two men who had been shot in the head and chest were found in Mosul, police said.202
08/05/08Baghdad - Police found one dead body in Saidiyah neighborhood in Baghdad.101
08/05/08Baghdad - Police found two unidentified bodies in Baghdad. The first body was found in Talbiyah and the second was found in Iskan.202
08/05/08HILLA - A man was found shot dead on Monday just south of Hilla, 100 km (60 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.101
08/05/08KIRKUK - Militants killed three members of a U.S.-backed neighbourhood patrol who were guarding a checkpoint just southwest of Kirkuk, 250 km (150 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.033
08/05/08MOSUL - The body of a child was found in eastern Mosul on Monday, police said101
08/05/08MOSUL - The body of a young man was found in eastern Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
08/05/08SUWAYRA - Two handcuffed bodies were recovered from a river on Monday in Suwayra, 50 km (30 miles) southeast of Baghdad, police said. A third body was found near the river.202
08/04/08BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb killed two people, including one Iraqi soldier, and wounded 15 others when it exploded near an Iraqi army patrol on Palestine street in northeastern Baghdad, police said.112
08/04/08HILLA - A bomb planted in a parked car killed one person and wounded 11 others on Sunday when it exploded near a cafe in central Hilla, 100 km (60 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.101
08/04/08MOSUL - A bodyguard for Nineveh province's Deputy Governor Khasro Guron was killed and six others were wounded when an improvised bomb exploded near the politician's convoy, police said. Guron was not in the convoy at the time of the explosion.101
08/03/08BAGHDAD - A car bomb killed 12 people and wounded 22 in the Adhamiya district of northern Baghdad, police said.12012
08/03/08MOSUL - Gunmen killed a woman just outside her house in central Mosul on Sunday, police said.101
08/03/08MOSUL - Two corpses were found on Sunday in eastern Mosul, police said.202
08/02/08BAQUBA - Four members of a neighbourhood patrol unit were killed and four others were wounded when an improvised bomb exploded east of Baquba, 65 km (40 miles) northeast of Baghdad, police said.044
08/02/08MOSUL - One person was killed and 10 were wounded when an improvised bomb exploded northeast of Mosul, police said.101
08/02/08MOSUL - Two bodies with gunshot wounds were found in eastern Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.202
08/01/08BAGHDAD - A bomb planted in a car killed one person and wounded another in the Qadissiya district of western Baghdad, police said.101
08/01/08KIFL - A man was shot dead on Friday in the town of Kifl, 150 km (100 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.101
08/01/08KIRKUK - A roadside bomb killed at least two Iraqi soldiers and wounded at least one other in Rashad, southwest of Kirkuk city, police said. Kirkuk is 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad.022
08/01/08KUT - The body of a man was found, with apparent signs of torture, in Kut, 150 km (95 miles) southeast of Baghdad, police said.101
 Total22685311

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)