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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Jul-06
DateIncidentCivilianISFTotal
07/31/06BAGHDAD - Gunmen killed Fakhri Salman, a brigadier in the Iraqi National Intelligence Service (INIS), in the Yarmouk district of Baghdad, an Interior Ministry source said.011
07/31/06BAGHDAD - Gunmen killed Maad Jihad, an advisor to the health minister, in the Mansour district of Baghdad, an Interior Ministry source said.101
07/31/06BAGHDAD - On Monday, one policeman was killed in a roadside bomb and nine in drive-by shootings across the country, including two vendors selling cooking-gas cylinders in Baghdad.9110
07/31/06BAGHDAD - Police also discovered the bullet-riddled bodies of eight people Monday in Baghdad and its suburbs.808
07/31/06Mosul - The suicide bomber detonated a pickup truck near an Iraqi observation post outside the northern city of Mosul, killing four soldiers and wounding six, said an army officer who spoke on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized...044
07/30/06BAGHDAD - Police said they found 15 bodies in different parts of the capital, all bearing signs of torture and shot in the head.15015
07/30/06BAIJI - A policeman was shot dead by gunmen in the oil refinery city of Baiji, 180 km (112 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.011
07/30/06FALLUJA - A policeman was killed and another wounded when a roadside bomb exploded near their vehicle in Falluja, 50 km west of Baghdad, police said. Two suspects were arrested.011
07/30/06Hawija - gunmen ordered four policemen and a lawyer out of their car and beheaded them near the northern town of Hawija, 240 kilometres north of Baghdad, said police Col. Burhan Tayeb.145
07/30/06ISKANDARIYA - A roadside bomb killed four and wounded 11 people travelling together near the town of Iskandariya, 40 km south of Baghdad, police said404
07/30/06JURF AL-SAKHAR - A body bearing gunshot wounds was found in Jurf al-Sakhar, 80 km south of Baghdad, police said.101
07/30/06NEAR TUZ KHURMATU - Kidnappers killed a policeman and a civilian after snatching seven people in an ambulance near Tuz Khurmatu...The five others, including a second policeman, were released after being tortured, the police said.112
07/30/06YUSUFIYA - Two people were killed and three wounded when gunmen attacked a minibus in Yusufiya, 15 km (9 miles) south west of Baghdad, a police source said.202
07/29/06Baghdad - Gunmen fired on a taxi in Baghdad carrying a father and son, killing the boy.101
07/29/06BAGHDAD - Police also reported the discovery of four unidentified bodies in different parts of eastern Baghdad 404
07/29/06Baiji - One policeman was killed and another wounded when gunmen opened fire in a drive-by shooting on their patrol in the oil refinery city of Baiji, 180 km (112 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.011
07/29/06Karbala - the western regional commander of the Iraqi Border Protection Force, Brig. Gen. Jawad Hadi al-Selawi, was killed in Karbala, 80 kilometers (50 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.011
07/29/06KIRKUK - A car bomb killed three people and wounded 15 when it blew up near a petrol station in central Kirkuk, city police chief Torhan Abdul-Rahman said.303
07/29/06Mosul - A minibus driver was killed when three gunmen in a car opened fire on him in southeastern Mosul 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police colonel Karim Khalaf said.101
07/29/06NAJAF - An Iraqi soldier shot dead a policeman after an argument at a checkpoint in Najaf, 160 km (100 miles) south of Baghdad, a security source said.011
07/29/06Samarra - A Sunni cleric, from a tribe opposed to al-Qaeda was killed while driving in Samarra 101
07/29/06SUWAYRAH - Police said they pulled two headless corpses wearing military uniform from the Tigris river in the town of Suwayrah, 60 km (38 miles) southeast of Baghdad.022
07/29/06TIKRIT (near)- A woman was killed and two others wounded when a mortar hit a house in al-Alam, a small town near Tikrit, 175 km (110 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
07/28/06BAGHDAD - Four mortar round hit a Sunni mosque in Zafaraniya on the southern edge of Baghdad, killing four worshippers and wounding six others, interior ministry sources said.404
07/28/06Baiji - In the oil refining town of Baiji, in the center of the country, the train station master was shot dead by gunmen.101
07/28/06Hawija - in Hawija, which has been a focus for the insurgency, a policeman and a bystander were cut down in a hail of bullets aimed at a passing police patrol112
07/28/06Tikrit - In Tikrit, the birthplace of former president Saddam Hussein south of Baiji, two Iraqis were shot dead outside their house early in the morning.202
07/27/06Baghdad - A roadside bomb exploded on an Iraqi army patrol near Karmah, 25 miles west of Baghdad, killing four soldiers, police Lt. Ahmed Ali said.044
07/27/06BAGHDAD - Iraqi police say at least 31 people have been killed and 153 others wounded in a two-pronged attack in Baghdad. Police say a barrage of mortar rounds Thursday morning was followed minutes later by a car bomb.31031
07/27/06BAGHDAD - Nineteen bodies with bullet holes and showing signs of torture were found in different areas of the capital, Interior Ministry sources said.19019
07/27/06BAQUBA - A roadside bomb exploded beside an ambulance as it headed to Baquba hospital, killing five people and wounding four others on Wednesday, police sources said.505
07/27/06ISHAQEE - A roadside bomb in the city of Ishaqee, 90 km (60 miles) north of Baghdad, killed one civilian and wounded four others, police sources said.101
07/27/06KIRKUK - A policeman and an Iraqi soldier were killed after their patrols opened fire on each other near a petrol station in the town of Debes, 45 km (28 miles) northeast of Kirkuk, police sources said.112
07/27/06KIRKUK (near)- A body was found with bullet wounds and signs of torture near the northern city of Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad.101
07/27/06KUT - A former member of Saddam Hussein's Baath party was killed in a drive by shooting in front of his house, police sources said101
07/27/06KUT (near) -A translator working for U.S. troops was found killed in his car near Kut, 170 km (105 miles) southeast of Baghdad, police said.101
07/27/06TIKRIT (near)- A roadside bomb killed two policemen and wounded two more near Tikrit, 175 km (110 miles) north of Baghdad, police sources said.022
07/26/06BAGHDAD - Two brothers serving in Iraq's police forces were killed Wednesday when a roadside bomb struck their vehicle as they returned to their home in southeastern Baghdad, police said022
07/26/06BAQUBA - Gunmen attacked a police patrol, killing a policeman and wounding another, and also killed a civilian, in the city of Baquba 65 km north of Baghdad. Police said they had detained three suspects.112
07/26/06DIWANIYA - Gunmen killed a civilian in central Diwaniya in front of his shop in the town 180 km south of Baghdad.101
07/26/06Diyala Province - Meanwhile, north of the Iraqi capital in the Diyala Province, authorities said five bodies were found in the streets. 505
07/26/06MOSUL - Gunmen killed a policeman in Mosul, police said...The body of a man who was kidnapped and killed despite a ransom being paid was found on a street in Mosul. 112
07/26/06NAHRAWAN - Gunmen shot at a police convoy in Nahrawan, 15 km south of Baghdad, killing three policemen and wounding four others, police said.033
07/25/06BAGHDAD - A policeman was killed and three wounded when a roadside bomb went off near their patrol in the Zayouna district of the capital, Interior Ministry sources said.011
07/25/06BAGHDAD - Gunmen killed a policeman in a drive by shooting in southwestern Baghdad, police said.011
07/25/06BAGHDAD - The bodies of six people were found shot dead in different districts of Baghdad, police said.606
07/25/06BAGHDAD - The final death toll from an explosion and clashes which erupted between gunmen and police on Monday on Haifa street in central Baghdad is four policemen killed and 36 wounded, Interior Ministry sources said on Tuesday.044
07/25/06BAGHDAD - Two men were gunned down inside their car in the Yarmouk district of Baghdad, Interior Ministry sources said.202
07/25/06Dujail - In Dujail, about 50 miles north of Baghdad, gunmen attacked a police checkpoint, and in northern Baghdad, gunmen ambushed a sport-utility vehicle. A total of eight people were killed in both attacks808
07/25/06FALLUJA (near) - The bodies of two people were found with gunshot wounds near Falluja, 50 km (35 miles) west of Baghdad, police said.202
07/25/06ISHAQI - Gunmen killed a police officer while he headed to work in the town of Ishaqi, 100 km (60 miles) north of Baghdad, the Joint Iraqi-U.S. Coordination centre said.011
07/25/06KIRKUK (near)- Gunmen fired rocket-propelled grenades at two fuel trucks, killing two drivers and abducting the third on the main road between Kirkuk and Baghdad, police said. One of the trucks was set on fire.202
07/25/06SAQLAWIYA - The U.S. military killed two civilians on Monday after a roadside bomb exploded near their patrol in Saqlawiya, near Falluja, police said. The U.S. military said they did not have information on the incident.202
07/25/06SUWAYRA - The bodies of seven people were found, shot dead and blindfolded, in Suwayra, 40 km (25 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.707
07/24/06BAGHDAD - A civilian was killed and three policemen wounded when a roadside bomb exploded near a police patrol in the Waziriya district of Baghdad, police said.101
07/24/06BAGHDAD - An Iraqi soldier was killed and six wounded, police said, when a bomb blasted their vehicle during clashes with insurgents in central Baghdad's Haifa Street area.011
07/24/06BAGHDAD - An Iraqi soldier was killed and three wounded when a roadside bomb went off near their patrol in the western Mansour district of Baghdad, police said.101
07/24/06BAQUBA (near)- The bodies of five people were found shot dead and blindfolded on Monday night in a village near Baquba, after being abducted hours earlier, police said.505
07/24/06DIWANIYA - Gunmen killed a former member of Saddam Hussein's ousted Baath party on Monday in the city of Diwaniya, 180 km (112 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.101
07/24/06HILLA (near) - Gunmen attacked a group of civilians killing two and wounding 17 others near the city of Hilla, 100 km (62 miles) south of Baghdad, police sources said.202
07/24/06KERBALA (near) - Gunmen killed an agricultural engineer near the holy city of Kerbala, 110 km (68 miles) southwest of Baghdad, police said.101
07/24/06KUT - An Iraqi was shot dead by gunmen near the city of Kut 170 km (105 miles) southeast of Baghdad, police sources said.101
07/24/06MOSUL - Five Iraqi soldiers were killed and four wounded when a car driven by a suicide bomber exploded near their patrol in Mosul, police said.055
07/24/06MOSUL - Four civilians were shot dead after gunmen opened fire on them in Mosul, medical sources said.404
07/24/06MOSUL - Gunmen killed Wathiq Yunis, the local head of the Turkmen Front, a small political party, along with his three bodyguards in Mosul, police said.404
07/24/06MOSUL - Gunmen shot dead a policeman near his home in Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.011
07/24/06SAMARRA - A car bomb targeting a police patrol exploded in the city of Samarra, 100 km (62 miles) north of Baghdad, killing two civilians and wounding 17 others, seven of them policemen, medical sources said.202
07/24/06TIKRIT - Gunmen shot dead tribal leader Sheikh Mahmoud al-Neda, as well as another man and wounded a third, in Saddam Hussein's hometown of Tikrit, 175 km (110 miles) north of Baghdad, police said202
07/23/06BAGHDAD - A car bomb exploded near a police station by an open-air market in the impoverished Sadr city district of the capital killing 33 civilians and wounding 60, police and Interior Ministry sources said.33033
07/23/06BAGHDAD - Gunmen killed Hamid al-Nouman, a tribal leader, in a drive by shooting in the southern Dora district of the capital, police said.101
07/23/06HISAYBA - Gunmen killed Abdulillah al-Rawi, a member of the Iraqi Islamic Party, the main Sunni bloc, in the town of Hisayba, 350 km west of Baghdad, the Civil Defence directory said.101
07/23/06KIRKUK - At least 20 people were killed and 70 wounded when a car bomb exploded near a court house in Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.20020
07/23/06MOSUL - Gunmen killed a man in Mosul, police said.101
07/23/06MOSUL - Gunmen shot dead a taxi driver in the city of Mosul 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police sources said.101
07/23/06MUSSAYAB - A civilian from one family was killed and three others wounded when a mortar round landed at their house in Mussayab, 60 km (40 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.101
07/23/06RAMADI (near)- Gunmen attacked three trucks carrying fuel on the main road west of Ramadi, 110 km (70 miles) west of Baghdad, killing the drivers, police said.303
07/23/06SUWAYRA - Iraqi police retrieved the bodies of seven people, including a 13-year-old boy, from the Tigris river in Suwayra...police said. The bodies were handcuffed and blindfolded with shotgun wounds in the head and chest, police added.707
07/22/06BAGHDAD - Gunmen opened fire on workers in a house in western Baghdad, killing seven and wounding one, police sources said707
07/22/06BAGHDAD - In three separate mortar attacks in the capital after dark, police said, four civilians were killed and five wounded in a street in the southwestern Amil district404
07/22/06BAQUBA - Four policemen and three civilians were killed when a roadside bomb went off in a local market in Baquba, police sources said.347
07/22/06FALLUJA - Five mortars landed in Falluja, west of Baghdad, killing six people and wounding seven, police and hospital sources said.606
07/22/06Karmah - 10 Iraqi soldiers were killed when a roadside bomb struck a convoy in Karmah, west of Fallujah in the insurgent stronghold of Anbar province, police Lt. Ahmed Ali said. 01010
07/22/06KUT - A roadside bomb targeting an Iraqi army convoy exploded in the city of Kut, 170 km (105 miles) southeast of Baghdad, killing one soldier and wounding four others, police said.101
07/22/06MOSUL - Gunmen shot dead an Iraqi man in the city of Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, medical sources said.101
07/22/06MUSSAYAB - U.S. troops killed 15 militants during a three- hour gunbattle near a Shi'ite mosque at Mussayab, in the "triangle of death" south of Baghdad, the military said in a statement. An Iraqi soldier was also killed in the engagement,011
07/21/06BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb targeting a Sunni mosque in the eastern New Baghdad district of the capital exploded, killing one civilian and wounding two others, police said.101
07/21/06Baghdad - Four bodies were also found around the city Friday. All the victims had been tortured and then killed with shots to the head, the interior ministry official said, suggesting they had been murdered by sectarian death squads.404
07/21/06BAGHDAD - In the southern neighborhood of Dora, a predominantly Sunni area that has been a focus for violence in the city, a Christian working for the ministry of higher education was shot dead.101
07/21/06BAQUBA - U.S. troops killed two suspected insurgents as well as two women and a child and wounded 23 people, including women and children, and detained four suspects in a raid to hunt members of al Qaeda northwest of Baquba303
07/21/06FALLUJA (near)- A suicide bomber in a car killed six policemen and wounded 13 others near the former rebel stronghold of Falluja 50 km (32 miles) west of Baghdad, said police official Saad Farhan.066
07/21/06FALLUJA (near)- The bodies of three Iraqi soldiers in uniform with gunshot wounds, bearing signs of torture, were found in a deserted area about 20 km north of Falluja033
07/21/06KHALIS - A roadside bomb targeting a Sunni mosque exploded in the town of Khalis, 80 km (60 miles) northeast of Baghdad, killing one worshiper and wounding two, police said.101
07/21/06KIRKUK - Two bodies were also found in the oil city of Kirkuk, an ethnically mixed area that has recently seen an upsurge in violence. One of the corpses bore signs of torture and the other was lacking a head.202
07/21/06MAHMUDIYA - Three policemen and three Iraqi soldiers were killed when clashes with gunmen erupted in the town of Mahmudiya, about 30 km (20 miles) south of Baghdad, an Interior Ministry source said.066
07/21/06MOSUL - A policeman was gunned down in the centre of Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, a hospital source said.011
07/21/06MUQDADIYA - A police officer and a civilian were shot dead in separate attacks in Muqdadiya, police said.112
07/21/06MUQDADIYA - The bodies of five people who were kidnapped were found in Muqdadiya, 90 km (50 miles) northeast of Baghdad police said505
07/20/06AL-BAGHDADI - Brigadier Muhammad Ali, the police chief of the town of Baghdadi in Iraq's western al-Anbar province, said he had escaped a roadside bomb attack on his convoy but four of his guards were killed and two wounded.044
07/20/06BAGHDAD - a car bomb in the morning killed six people, including three police officers, in the neighborhood of Baladiyat336
07/20/06BAGHDAD - a third (car bomb) in the afternoon killed three more police officers and three more civilians in the northern Shiite neighborhood of Shula, according to Col. Sami Hassan of the Interior Ministry. 336
07/20/06BAGHDAD - another (car bomb) at noon in the city center also killed three police officers and three civilians336
07/20/06BAGHDAD - Hassan also said police squads searched different areas of Baghdad, looking for the corpses that are found most mornings on the city's streets...they found 38 bodies. Most were shot in the head and chest, according to Hassan. 38038
07/20/06BAGHDAD - One civilian was killed and six wounded in clashes between gunmen and police in the southern Doura district of the capital, police said.101
07/20/06BAGHDAD - Two people, including a policeman, were killed and 11, including five policemen, wounded when a roadside bomb exploded near their patrol in eastern Baghdad, police said.112
07/20/06BAIJI - Gunmen killed three engineers working in the Baiju oil refinery, 180 km (112 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.303
07/20/06BALAD (near) - The bodies of two people with gunshot wounds were found near Balad, north of Baghdad, police said.202
07/20/06DIWANIYA - Gunmen killed a taxi driver, a former member of the ousted Baath Party, in Diwaniya, police said. 101
07/20/06DIWANIYA - Police said they discovered a blindfolded body with gunshot wounds in Diwaniya, 180 km (112 miles) south of Baghdad.101
07/20/06FALLUJA - Gunmen kidnapped and killed a policeman in Falluja, 50 km (35 miles) west of Baghdad, police said.011
07/20/06KERBALA - Gunmen killed a former member of the ousted Baath Party as he was leaving his house in the Shi'ite city of Kerbala, 110 km (68 miles) southwest of Baghdad, police said.101
07/20/06KIRKUK - a car bomb targeting a police patrol blew up in front of Ishtar, one of the city's best- known ice cream shops. The explosion, which killed seven people and wounded 18, occurred at 8:10 p.m.707
07/20/06MOSUL - Gunmen killed five members of a family -- a man and four women -- in their home in Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.505
07/20/06NUMANIYA - Iraqi police found the body of a taxi driver in his car in the town of Numaniya south of Baghdad, police said.101
07/20/06Tikrit - a crowd had gathered around a car that contained a fresh corpse when a bomb exploded, killing 13 people, including three police officers, according to police Capt. Ahmed al-Qaisi10313
07/20/06TIKRIT - Gunmen killed a police officer near a checkpoint in Tikrit, 175 km (110 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.011
07/20/06TIKRIT (near)- The body of a translator for U.S. forces, who was kidnapped on Tuesday, was found near Tikrit with gunshot wounds, police said.101
07/19/06BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb in western Baghdad killed four policemen and wounded two, police said.044
07/19/06BAGHDAD - An Iraqi was killed and another wounded when two mortar bombs struck the fortified Green Zone government compound in Baghdad, security sources said.101
07/19/06BAGHDAD - Five civilians were killed and 22 wounded, including three policemen, when a car bomb and two roadside bombs exploded in quick succession near central Baghdad's Technology University, police said. 505
07/19/06BAGHDAD - Gunmen shot dead four people in a market in the eastern New Baghdad district of the capital...A few minutes later, a roadside bomb exploded near the market, killing three and wounding seven, the source added. 707
07/19/06BAGHDAD - Gunmen shot dead Major General Fakhir Abdul Mohsen, a legal adviser in the Interior Ministry, as he left his house in the western Mansour district of the capital, police said. 011
07/19/06Basra - Assailants slit the throats of a mother and her three children Wednesday in southern Iraq, where the family had fled to escape threats that they had cooperated with the Americans. 404
07/19/06KIRKUK - Four people were killed and 16 wounded by a bomb planted near the entrance of a cafe in the northern oil city of Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, police said. 404
07/19/06MAHMUDIYA - Four mortar rounds landed on central Mahmudiya, a town about 30 km (20 miles) south of Baghdad, killing a two-month-old baby and wounding a woman and another child, police said. 101
07/19/06MAHMUDIYA - The bodies of 18 men with gunshot wounds, bearing signs of torture, were found on the outskirts of Mahmudiya, police said. Among the bodies were those of three policemen. 15318
07/19/06MOSUL - Gunmen killed a Kurdish man on Tuesday in the northern city of Mosul, police said.101
07/19/06MOSUL - Gunmen killed two members of Iraq's ancient Yazidi sect in Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) police said.202
07/19/06MOSUL - One policeman was wounded when gunmen ambushed a police patrol in central Mosul, police said. 101
07/19/06MOSUL - The body of an unidentified man was found with gunshot wounds in western Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, said police Colonel Kareem Khalaf. 101
07/19/06RASHEED - Gunmen stormed a market in Rasheed, a small town about 20 km south of Baghdad, killing three people and wounding 11, including two policemen, a police source said. 303
07/19/06SUWAYRA - Six bodies of men with gunshot wounds, with their hands bound and showing signs of torture, were picked up from the Tigris river in Suwayra, south of Baghdad, police said. 606
07/18/06BAGHDAD - Gunmen killed a local leader of the Badr Brigade...Abu Ali al-Garawi, head of Badr in Diwaniya, was killed near Baghdad along with two of his nephews while travelling in a motorcade.303
07/18/06BAQUBA (near) - Gunmen attacked a police checkpoint, killing four policeman and wounding another near Baquba, 65 km (40 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.044
07/18/06FALLUJA - Gunmen killed a police major in the city of Falluja, 50 km (35 miles) west of Baghdad, police said.011
07/18/06HABANIYA - Insurgents fired mortar rounds on an Iraqi army base, killing one soldier and wounding four, in the town of Habaniya, 75 km (47 miles) west of Baghdad.011
07/18/06HADITHA - Gunmen killed three translators who worked for the U.S. forces in Haditha, 240 km (150 miles) northwest Baghdad, police said303
07/18/06HAWIJA - Five policeman were killed when a roadside bomb went off near their patrol in Hawija, 70 km (40 miles) southwest of Kirkuk, police said.055
07/18/06KIRKUK - Gunmen killed sheikh Khalid Ahmed Hasan, a tribal leader, near Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad.101
07/18/06KUFA - A car bomb hit a group of labourers after they boarded a minibus in a market in Kufa, a Shi'ite religious centre near the holy city of Najaf, 160 km (100 miles) south of Baghdad, killing 59 people and wounding 132.59059
07/18/06MAHMUDIYA - Police found the bodies of 14 people in two different sites near a factory in the town of Mahmudiya. The victims were blindfolded and had been shot at close range, police said.14014
07/18/06MOSUL - A suicide bomber targeting an Iraqi army patrol in the northern city of Mosul killed four people and wounded two, police said.404
07/18/06NEAR TIKRIT - Iraqi police found the head of a young woman near Tikrit, 175 km (110 miles) north of Baghdad, police said. A man was killed when a bomb planted under the head exploded as he was trying to take a photo of it, police said.202
07/17/06HADITHA - Gunmen killed Laith al-Rawi, local leader of the Iraqi Islamic Party, one of the main Sunni parties, in Haditha, 240 km (150 miles) northwest of Baghdad, on Sunday, the Islamic Party said.101
07/17/06Mahmoudiya - Gunmen killed over 50 people in an attack around a crowded market...the main attack was from gunmen on foot, tossing grenades and firing on people. The local hospital said it took in 56 dead bodies and 67 wounded.56056
07/16/06BAGHDAD - a bomb hidden in a trash bag exploded in the Karradah district, killing four people and wounding 21 others, police said. One person was killed and two were wounded when a bomb exploded near a police patrol in north Baghdad. 505
07/16/06BAGHDAD - Four people were killed and 10 wounded when two mortar rounds landed on al-Rasool village 30 km (19 miles) northeast of Baghdad, police said.404
07/16/06BAGHDAD - Gunmen opened fire on a vehicle carrying three guards of the Baghdad mobile telephone company, killing one, according to police. 101
07/16/06BALAD - Two bodies were found shot dead with signs of torture in two separate incidents in Balad, 80 km (50 miles) north of Baghdad, on Saturday and Sunday, police said.202
07/16/06BAQUBA - Gunmen attacked the medical detention department in Baquba main hospital and freed at least 13 prisoners and killed four policemen, police said. Three mortar rounds landed around the hospital before the attack, police added.044
07/16/06DIWANIYA - The body of a police officer was found in Diwaniya, 180 km (112 miles) south of Baghdad, police said. He was one of four policeman abducted on Saturday, police added.011
07/16/06KIRKUK - The body of a dead person was found shot dead with signs of torture on Saturday in Kirkuk, police said.101
07/16/06Kirkuk - The death toll from a suicide bombing in a coffeeshop in northern Iraq has risen to 28..."Of the dead, 25 were Turkmen Shiites and three others were Kurds," said Colonel Abbas Mohammed Amin...Another 19 people were wounded28028
07/16/06KIRKUK (NEAR)- Gunmen killed two truck drivers and abducted a third on the main road between Baghdad and Kirkuk, police said.202
07/16/06MOSUL - A car bomb targeting a U.S. patrol killed three women and wounded six in the northern city of Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.303
07/16/06MOSUL - The bodies of three people were found shot dead on Saturday in Mosul, police said.303
07/16/06MOSUL - The bodies of three women with gunshot wounds were found in the northern city of Mosul, a medical source said.303
07/16/06MUQDADIYA - Gunmen killed Faris Abdul Latif, a former member of the ousted Baath Party, along with his son in a market in Muqdadiya, 100 km (60 miles) northeast of Baghdad, police said. A woman passer-by was also killed in the attack.303
07/16/06TIKRIT (NEAR)- Gunmen killed three people near Tikrit, 175 km (110 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.303
07/15/06Baghdad - A roadside bomb hidden in a box near a supermarket exploded in southern Baghdad, killing six people and wounding 11 others, police said.606
07/15/06BAGHDAD - A suicide car bomb exploded near a police commando checkpoint in eastern Baghdad killing two police commandos and wounding four, police said.022
07/15/06BAGHDAD - At least six people were killed in scattered clashes between Iraqi soldiers and gunmen in the capital. Seven people were injured in a mortar attack near Haifa Street in downtown Baghdad...606
07/15/06BAGHDAD - Gunmen wearing police-style camouflage abducted the head of Iraq's national Olympic committee Ahmed al-Hadjiya...The body of one of Hadjiya's bodyguards was found dumped in a street.101
07/15/06BAGHDAD - Two people were killed and seven wounded when clashes erupted overnight between gunmen and residents in the predominantly Sunni al-Fadhil area in central Baghdad, Interior Ministry sources said.202
07/15/06BAQUBA (near) - Gunmen killed three brothers, two of them Iraqi soldiers, 20 km (12 miles) southeast of Baquba, police said.123
07/15/06KIRKUK - One person was killed and two wounded when a bomb placed inside a computer exploded inside an Internet cafe in central Kirkuk, police said.101
07/15/06MAHMUDIYA - Three civilians, a man, a woman and a child, were killed in Mahmudiya, just south of Baghdad, when a mortar landed on their house in a residential district, police said.303
07/14/06Aziziyah - A body dressed in traditional Arab clothing, shot in the chest and showing signs of torture, was found in Aziziyah, 35 miles southeast of Baghdad. 101
07/14/06BAGHDAD - A bomb planted in the street killed at least seven people and wounded five as they left a Sunni mosque in northern Baghdad after Friday prayers, police said.707
07/14/06Baghdad - A taxi driver was killed in a drive-by shooting in the Dora neighborhood in southern Baghdad.101
07/14/06BAGHDAD - Iraq's national wrestling team pulled out of a tournament in the United Arab Emirates after its coach was killed in an attack in Baghdad...The Sunni coach, Mohammed Karim Abid Sahib, was seized with one of his wrestlers as they left...101
07/14/06BALAD RUZ - Six mortar rounds hit a Shi'ite mosque, killing two people and wounding four in the town of Balad Ruz about 40 km (25 miles) southeast of Baquba, police said.202
07/14/06KIRKUK - Gunmen attacked an Iraqi army checkpoint 40 km (25 miles) south of Kirkuk in northern Iraq, killing 12 soldiers and wounding one, Iraqi army Major General Anwar Hamad Ameen said.01212
07/14/06KIRKUK - One policeman was killed and another wounded when gunmen opened fire on their car in central Kirkuk, police said.011
07/14/06KUT (near)- Gunmen sprayed a minibus with machinegun fire on the outskirts of Kut, southeast of Baghdad, killing five Shi'ite pilgrims, including a woman and a child, Captain Mohammed al-Shimari of Kut police said.505
07/14/06MOSUL - A suicide car bomber targeting an Iraqi police patrol killed five people, including three civilians, and wounded four in the northern city of Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.325
07/14/06Mosul - In the northern city of Mosul...gunmen in a car killed a judge's bodyguard, police Col. Abdul-Karim al-Jibouri said. Clashes between gunmen and police in Mosul killed a civilian.202
07/14/06TAL AFAR - A sniper killed two policemen manning a checkpoint in Tal Afar on Thursday, police said. 022
07/14/06TAL AFAR - Police found 12 bodies dumped in a deserted cemetery in Tal Afar, about 420 km (260 miles) northwest of Baghdad, police said. Hospital sources said it was thought they had been strangled four or five months ago.12012
07/13/06ABI SAIDA - A suicide bomber blew himself up in the city council of the town of Abi Saida, 80 km (60 miles) north of Baghdad, killing six people and wounding three, including the head of the city council, police said.606
07/13/06AL-ABASI - Three Iraqi soldiers were killed and three wounded when gunmen attacked a checkpoint at the entrance of al-Abasi, a small town 80 km (50 miles) southwest of Kirkuk, police said.033
07/13/06BAQUBA - Gunmen attacked a police patrol, killing a police officer and wounding another in the religiously mixed city of Baquba, 65 km (40 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.011
07/13/06KIRKUK - A suicide bomber rammed his car into a police patrol, killing three people and wounding eight, including Kurdish security forces, in Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.303
07/13/06MOSUL - Gunmen killed a policeman in the city of Mosul, police said.011
07/13/06MUQDADIYA (near) - The bodies of three brothers were found shot dead near the town of Muqdadiya, 100 km (60 miles) northeast of Baghdad, police said. They had been seized from their home a day earlier, police added.303
07/12/06BAGHDAD - A suicide bomber walked into a restaurant in eastern Baghdad on Wednesday and blew himself up, killing seven people and wounding 20, police said.707
07/12/06BAGHDAD - Clashes erupted between Iraqi policemen and gunmen in the mostly Shi'ite district of Um al-Maalif in southern Baghdad, killing one civilian and one policeman, police said. Two police cars were burnt, they added.112
07/12/06HASSWA - One civilian was killed and six were wounded when a car bomb exploded near an Iraqi army headquarters in the town of Hasswa, about 60 km (40 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.101
07/12/06KIRKUK - A body with gunshot wounds and signs of torture was found near Kirkuk, police said.101
07/12/06KIRKUK - Gunmen killed a policeman in the northern city of Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.011
07/12/06MUQDADIYA - Iraqi security forces said they had found the bodies of 20 bus drivers kidnapped earlier from a bus station in Muqdadiya, 100 km (60 miles) northeast of Baghdad.20020
07/12/06TIKRIT - One policeman was killed when gunmen shot at a police patrol in central Tikrit, 175 km (110 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.011
07/12/06TIKRIT - The bodies of two carpenters were found with gunshot wounds in Tikrit, police said.202
07/11/06Baghdad - A bomb planted under a fuel tanker exploded between a market and a medical center in the southeastern Baghdad suburb of Nahrawan, killing two people and wounding 18, Lt. Bilal Ali said.202
07/11/06Baghdad - A parked car bomb also exploded in the central Baghdad neighborhood of Karradah, killing two people and wounding six, he said.202
07/11/06BAGHDAD - A suicider in a car attacked on Tuesday a building which belongs to Iraqi special police forces in Al-Saidiah...It is still not clear how many of the police special forces were killed, but first estimates suggest death casualties to 15.01515
07/11/06BAGHDAD - Gunmen killed a Baghdad University professor on Tuesday in the western Mansur district, police said.101
07/11/06BAGHDAD - Gunmen killed eight employees of an Iraqi contracting company and wounded three after bursting into their offices in Baghdad's western Mansur district808
07/11/06BAGHDAD - Gunmen opened fire at a minibus, killing 10 people and wounding one in the southern Sunni district of Baghdad, an Interior Ministry source said.10010
07/11/06BAQUBA - Gunmen killed 19 people in different incidents in the religiously mixed city of Baquba, 65 km (40 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.19019
07/11/06KIRKUK - Gunmen killed an engineer working for the North Oil Company, along with his driver, while he was heading to work in the northern oil city of Kirkuk, police said.202
07/11/06Mosul - Clashes between Iraqi forces and insurgents broke out near the northwestern city of Mosul. Brig. Khalaf al-Jubour said 10 policemen who were part of an oil-protection force were killed in the fighting near Sharqat, 45 miles south of Mosul.01010
07/11/06TIKRIT - A bomb exploded near a private clinic owned by the wife of the Governor of Salahaddin, killing her and wounding two of her aides on Tuesday in Tikrit, police said.101
07/10/06AL-SHIRQAT - Nine Iraqi soldiers were killed and four wounded on Monday when gunmen attacked them in al-Shirqat, 300 km (180 miles) north of Baghdad, police said. A civilian was wounded in the attack.099
07/10/06BAGHDAD - A bomb planted outside a restaurant near the central bank in central Baghdad killed six and wounded 28, police said.606
07/10/06BAGHDAD - Gunmen ambushed a commuter bus in the Amriya district, western Baghdad, killing seven people, police said. Four bodies were found on the bus, while three others, including a woman, were found 10 metres from the vehicle. 707
07/10/06BAGHDAD - Gunmen attacked the bodyguards of a judge in Baghdad, killing two and wounding three, an Interior Ministry source said.202
07/10/06BAGHDAD - Six people were killed and seven wounded when clashes erupted between militias and residents in the mainly Sunni district of Dora, southern Baghdad, police said606
07/10/06BAGHDAD - Three police officers were killed and a fourth was wounded when gunmen shot at their car in Ammil district, southwestern Baghdad, police said.033
07/10/06BAGHDAD - Two bombs blasted Baghdad's Talbiya district, a stronghold of Shi'ite militia fighters, killing 12 people and wounding 62, police said.12012
07/10/06DUJAIL (near) - The body of a dead person, with gunshot wounds and bearing signs of torture was found near Dujail, police said.101
07/10/06HILLA (near)- A policeman was killed and four wounded when a roadside bomb went off near their patrol near the city of Hilla, 100 km (62 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.011
07/10/06KIRKUK - A suicide car bomb exploded outside the offices of the Kurdish PUK party in Kirkuk, killing three and wounding eight, police said.303
07/10/06KUT - Police found the body of a person, with shotgun wounds, in the city of Kut, 170 km (110 miles) southeast of Baghdad, police said.101
07/10/06NEAR BAQUBA - Gunmen killed a member of the governing council of Diyala Province after attacking his motorcade. Three bodyguards were wounded.101
07/10/06SUWAYRA - Police retrieved the bodies of five people from Tigris river in the town of Suwayra, 40 km (25 miles) southeast of Baghdad, police said.505
07/10/06YUSUFIYA - One civilian was killed and two others were wounded when a roadside bomb targeting a police convoy exploded in Yusufiya, 15 km (9 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.101
07/09/06BAGHDAD - Shi'ite militia gunmen went on a rampage in a Sunni district of Baghdad on Sunday, killing at least 42 people in the bloodiest street killings yet of Iraq's worsening sectarian violence, interior ministry sources.42042
07/09/06BAGHDAD - The bodies of four people shot in the head were dumped blindfolded and handcuffed in a street in Baghdad's southwestern Jihad district, witnesses said.404
07/09/06BAGHDAD - Two car bombs that exploded near a Shi'ite mosque in northeastern Baghdad killed at least 17 people and wounded 45 on Sunday, police said.17017
07/09/06HIT - Two civilians were killed when a roadside bomb went off near a U.S. patrol in Hit, 170 km (110 miles) west of Baghdad, a source in the civil defence directorate said.202
07/09/06KERBALA - Gunmen killed three people in different districts in the Shi'ite city of Kerbala, 110 km (68 miles) southwest of Baghdad, police said.303
07/09/06KIRKUK - Gunmen killed a policeman as he headed to work in Kirkuk, police said.011
07/09/06KIRKUK - Three Iraqi soldiers were killed in a checkpoint in the northern city of Kirkuk, police said.033
07/09/06MOSUL - Gunmen shot dead two car mechanics inside their shop in northeastern Mosul, a hospital source said.202
07/08/06BAGHDAD - A Sunni cleric was killed by gunmen wearing uniforms of Iraq's security forces, the Sunni Iraqi Islamic party said.101
07/08/06Baghdad - At least two people were killed and nine were injured in a car bomb blast in Baghdad, AP reported citing a statement of local police. The attack was carried out near a mosque in the western part of the Iraqi capital.202
07/08/06Baghdad - Elsewhere, gunmen Saturday killed three people working in an ice cream shop in the mostly Shiite Baghdad neighborhood of Nahrawan, police Lt. Fikrat Mohammed said.303
07/08/06BAGHDAD - Four children were killed and 38 wounded when four mortars struck an open field in the northern Baghdad district of Kadhimiya on Friday night, the U.S. military said in a statement.404
07/08/06Baghdad - gunmen in two cars stopped a vehicle in Baghdad's Dora neighborhood, forced the two passengers to get out and killed them in front of horrified bystanders, according to police Lt. Maithem Abdel-Razaq.202
07/08/06BAGHDAD - Gunmen shot dead a woman, believed to be a translator for U.S. forces, in southern Baghdad's Bayaa district, police said. 101
07/08/06BAGHDAD - The bodies of six Shi'ite rag collectors were found in the mainly Sunni Baghdad district of Doura, apparent victims of sectarian violence, Interior Ministry sources said. They had gunshot wounds to the head and chest.606
07/08/06BAGHDAD - Three civilians were killed and five wounded when mortar rounds landed in the southern Baghdad area of Abu Dshir, a religiously mixed area, police said.303
07/08/06BAQUBA - Police found two beheaded bodies in the religiously mixed town of Baquba, 65km (40 miles) north of Baghdad, police sources said.202
07/08/06KHALIS - Two bodies with gunshot wounds to the head were found in the town of Khalis, just north of Baquba, police said202
07/08/06RAMADI - Gunmen killed a member of the Sunni Iraqi Islamic Party in the rebel stronghold of Ramadi, 110km (68 miles) west of Baghdad, on Saturday, a hospital source said.101
07/08/06RAMADI - Gunmen killed three policemen on Saturday in Ramadi, a hospital source said.033
07/07/06BAGHDAD - A mortar attack and a car bomb killed five people and wounded nine near two Sunni mosques in Baghdad505
07/07/06BAGHDAD - A mortar attack killed three and wounded about 30 in the mainly Shi'ite Shula district of Baghdad, police said.303
07/07/06MOSUL - A car bomb outside a Shi'ite mosque killed six and wounded 46 in the village of Tal Banat, near Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.606
07/07/06RAMADI - Four mortar rounds landed on the governorate building of Ramadi 110 km (68 miles) west of Baghdad, killing one Iraqi army soldier and wounding two, police said.011
07/06/06BAGHDAD - Gunmen killed Salah Hasan, a judge, when they opened fire at his car while he was driving in southern Baghdad, an Interior Ministry source said. His driver was wounded, the source added. 101
07/06/06KUFA - A suicide car bomber blasted two coaches carrying Iranian pilgrims outside a Shi'ite Muslim shrine in Iraq at dawn on Thursday, killing 12 people and wounding 41...Eight of the dead were Iranians, three of those women404
07/06/06MOSUL - Gunmen shot dead three people in three different districts in Mosul on Thursday, police said.303
07/05/06Baghdad - A bomb struck the busy Tayaran Square in central Baghdad, reducing a restaurant near a bus stop to a pile of rubble. Two people were killed and 10 wounded in that explosion, Lt. Bilal Ali said. 202
07/05/06BAGHDAD - A car bomb exploded near a mosque in Baghdad, killing six people and injuring 17 others, Interior Ministry and police sources said.606
07/05/06BAGHDAD - A civilian was killed and six wounded when a roadside bomb went off in a central Baghdad square, police said.101
07/05/06BAGHDAD - Iraqi police in eastern Baghdad found the body of a man who was shot in the head, Lt. Raad Abdul-Hussein said. 101
07/05/06FALLUJA - A police officer died from wounds he sustained after being attacked by gunmen on Tuesday in the city of Falluja, 50 km (35 miles) west of Baghdad, police said.011
07/05/06KERBALA - The bodies of two people with gunshot wounds were found near the holy Shi'ite city of Kerbala, 100 km (68 miles) southwest of Baghdad, police said.202
07/05/06KIRKUK - Three civilians were wounded when a car bomb targeting a civil defence official exploded near a hospital in Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.303
07/05/06KIRKUK (near)- A Kurdish peshmerga fighter was killed and six people wounded when two roadside bombs exploded in quick succession near the northern oil city of Kirkuk.101
07/05/06Kirkuk (south of) - [Police] reported finding the headless corpse of a man in a black tracksuit lying in the river Zab.101
07/04/06BAGHDAD - Gunmen killed an employee in the ministry of culture's office in southwestern Baghdad, a source in the Ministry of Interior said.101
07/04/06BAGHDAD - Two police were killed and four others wounded when a roadside bomb struck near a police checkpoint in eastern Baghdad, police said.022
07/04/06HAWIJA - A civilian was killed and two others wounded when several mortar rounds landed near an Iraqi army checkpoint in Hawija, 70 km (43 miles) southwest of Kirkuk, police said101
07/04/06KERBALA - Six civilians were killed execution-style by gunmen in different areas of Kerbala, 110 km (68 miles) southwest of Baghdad, hospital source sources said.606
07/04/06KIRKUK - Gunmen killed a civilian on Tuesday on the Kirkuk-Baghdad highway, police said.101
07/04/06MOSUL - Gunmen killed three civilians and a policeman in different parts of Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said314
07/03/06DIWANIYA - Gunmen killed two alcohol traders near their houses in the southern city of Diwaniya, 180 km (112 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.202
07/03/06HAWIJA - Iraqi police found a beheaded body in the town of Hawija, police said. 101
07/03/06Mahmoudiya - A bomb also went off for a second consecutive day at a popular market in Mahmoudiya...and initial police reports said three people were killed and 22 were wounded.303
07/03/06Mandali - the bullet-riddled bodies of five Iraqi soldiers were found by a sanitation plant in Mandali, on the Iranian border 100km east of Baghdad, police said. 055
07/03/06MOSUL - Five people, including a policeman, were killed and 28, including four policemen, wounded when a car bomb went off in a crowded market in the northern city of Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.415
07/02/06BAGHDAD - A car bomb went off outside a popular restaurant in central Baghdad, killing two people and wounding 13, a Ministry of Interior source said.202
07/02/06BAGHDAD - A civilian was killed and three people wounded, including a police officer, when a car bomb exploded near a police patrol in central Baghdad, the Interior Ministry said.101
07/02/06BAQUBA - Gunmen killed three people in three different incidents in Baquba, police said.303
07/02/06BAQUBA - Two members of a family were killed and three wounded when bombs exploded outside their house in Baquba, 65 km (40 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.202
07/02/06KHAIRNABAT - Gunmen killed two funeral-goers in Khairnabat, near Baquba, police said.202
07/02/06MAHMUDIYA - Four people were killed and 22 wounded when a bomb exploded in a market in a town just south of Baghdad, police said.404
07/02/06MOSUL - Gunmen killed one person and seriously wounded another in two different incidents in the northern city of Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
07/02/06MOSUL - The morgue in Mosul received the body of a person who had gunshot wounds, police said.101
07/02/06RASHAD - Two policemen were killed and two wounded in clashes with gunmen in Rashad, a small town 40 km southwest of Kirkuk, police said.022
07/01/06BAGHDAD - At least 66 Iraqis have been killed and 98 wounded in a car bombing in Baghdad's poor Shi'ite district of Al-Sadr City.66066
07/01/06BAGHDAD - Police said they had found six bodies dumped inside a house under construction in the violent southern Baghdad district of Dora.606
07/01/06FALLUJA - Gunmen shot dead a policeman in Falluja, 50 km (30 miles) west of Baghdad, police said.011
07/01/06HADITHA - Five people were killed and 12 wounded when an explosion, apparently caused by a mortar, destroyed three houses in the village of Khafajiya, just outside the western city of Haditha, local residents said.505
07/01/06KIRKUK - Gunmen killed a traffic policeman in Kirkuk. Police said gunmen had distributed leaflets in Kirkuk warning police to resign.011
07/01/06KIRKUK - Police found the bodies of four Iraqi soldiers near Kirkuk, 250 km (150 miles) north of Baghdad. They had been kidnapped on Friday during an attack on a military checkpoint in which five soldiers were killed.044
07/01/06MOSUL - A suicide car bomber killed two policemen and wounded six people, including three women, when he attacked a police patrol in the northern city of Mosul, police said.022
07/01/06MOSUL - Clashes between police and insurgents killed one civilian and wounded a policeman in Mosul, hospital sources said.101
 Total10632171280

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)