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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Mar-08
DateIncidentCivilianISFTotal
03/31/08BAGHDAD - Three bodies were found dumped in different districts across Baghdad on Monday, police said.303
03/31/08BAQUBA - Four members of a U.S.-backed neighbourhood patrol were killed in clashes with al Qaeda militants south of Baquba, 65 km (42 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.044
03/31/08LATIFIYA - Six handcuffed and blindfolded bodies were found with gunshot wounds in a deserted area near Latifiya, 40 km (25 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.606
03/31/08MAHAWEEL - Iraqi police found a dead body in a river that was believed to be a security volunteer kidnapped a few days ago in Mahaweel, 75 km (45 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.101
03/31/08MAHAWEEL - Police killed one gunman in clashes on Monday in Mahaweel, 75 km (45 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.101
03/31/08MOSUL - Gunmen killed a man in a drive-by shooting on Monday in eastern Mosul, police said.101
03/31/08MOSUL - One mortar bomb landed in eastern Mosul on Monday, killing one person, police said.101
03/31/08MOSUL - Two bodies were found on Monday in different districts in Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said101
03/30/08Baghdad - Police found five dead bodies in the following neighborhoods in Baghdad: 3 were found in east Baghdad; 2 in Ubeidi and 1 in Husseiniyah. While 2 were found in west Baghdad; 1 in Dora and 1 in Saidiyah505
03/30/08Baghdad - two mortars hit Karrada neighborhood , one hit Al-Hussein intersection near Al-Hussein two floor bridge killing 3 and injuring 8 others while the second shell hit a barber shop...killing 3 and injuring 13 others.606
03/30/08BALAD - Gunmen killed six Iraqi policemen on Sunday in an ambush on their patrol northeast of Balad, 80 km (50 miles) north of Baghdad, the U.S. military said.066
03/30/08Basra - Around 7:30 pm, three people were killed due to a fighter plane bombing at Abu Sukheir neighborhood (north Basra).303
03/30/08Diyala - Around 10 am, a roadside bomb targeted the convoy of Ibrahim Hassan, the head of Diyala governorate council , while it was on its way at Saadiya...between Baquba and Khanaqeen.Two of his guards were killed in that incident.022
03/30/08Diyala - Around 9:30 am, American planes bombed Jizan neighborhood of Wajihiyah (20 east Baquba).One civilian was killed and another was injured.101
03/30/08Diyala - In the morning, one civilian was killed during the clashes between the Iraqi army and gunmen at Kanaan (10 km south east Baquba)101
03/30/08Garam - Two suicide bomber driving car bombs targeted police stations in different areas of Garam east of Fallujah today, the first didn’t reach its target and killed two kids were nearby and the second suicide killed two police men.202
03/30/08Mosul - In the morning, clashes took place between gunmen and police at Sahachi (west Mosul).Colonel Qasim Ziad, the commander of the first police battalion in Mosul was killed with one of his guards.011
03/29/08BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb killed one policeman and wounded three others when it hit their patrol in the Amil district of southwestern Baghdad, police said.011
03/29/08Basra - Basra morgue received today 39 dead bodies of citizens were killed in clashes.39039
03/29/08KUT - Clashes between Iraqi security forces and Mehdi Army militants killed three people, including a police officer, and wounded two, police said.213
03/29/08Muqdadiyah - Iraqi security forces found 5 dead bodies in Muqdadiyah.505
03/28/08BAGHDAD - A U.S. air strike in Baghdad's Kadhimiya neighbourhood killed three people and wounded six, police said.303
03/28/08BAGHDAD - A U.S. helicopter fired a hellfire missile at gunmen firing from the roof of a building, killing four of them, in Sadr City...Police said 12 people were killed and 60 wounded in several U.S. air strikes on Sadr City.12012
03/28/08BAGHDAD - Seven bodies were found in Baghdad on Friday, police said.707
03/28/08BAGHDAD - The Green Zone office of Vice President Tareq al-Hashemi was hit by a missile, but he was not there at the time. One security guard was killed, an official in his office said. Police said two people were killed by the salvo.213
03/28/08Basra - The death toll resulting from the fighting in Basra has risen to 120 dead and more than 300 wounded, according to medical sources. 120 - [less prev counted 40,12]68068
03/28/08DIWANIYA - Gunmen killed the mayor of the Ghmash neighbourhood in Diwaniya...sparking "very severe" clashes between Iraqi security forces and Mehdi Army fighters, police said.101
03/28/08HAMZA - Six policeman were killed and nine others wounded in clashes with Mehdi Army fighters in Hamza, 35 km (22 miles) south of Hilla, police said. Sixty-two gunmen were captured in these clashes.066
03/28/08HILLA - Six policemen have been killed and 42 people including 30 policemen wounded in clashes between Iraqi security forces and Mehdi Army fighters since Tuesday across Hilla...066
03/28/08KARMA - Mortars killed two policemen and wounded 23 people including 13 policemen in Karma, a town 80 km (50 miles) north of Basra, police said.022
03/28/08KUT - Clashes between Mehdi Army fighters and Iraqi security forces killed three police officers and wounded two militants in Kut, 170 km (105 miles) southeast of Baghdad, police said.033
03/28/08NASSIRIYA - Fifteen people including three policemen were killed and 50 people wounded in clashes between Mehdi Army fighters and Iraqi security forces in Nassiriya, 375 km (235 miles) southwest of Baghdad, a hospital source said.033
03/28/08NUMANIYA - An Army Colonel, Jabar Rashid, was killed in clashes with Mehdi Army fighters in Numaniya, 120 km (72 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.011
03/27/08BAGHDAD - Mortar attacks killed five and wounded 20 in Baghdad's Karrada district, police said.505
03/27/08BAGHDAD - Mortar attacks killed four people and wounded 12 in Baghdad's southwestern district of Risala.404
03/27/08Baghdad - Police found three unidentified bodies in the following neighborhood (1 body in Bonok, 1 body in Ur and 1 body in Bayaa.303
03/27/08BAGHDAD - Twelve people have been killed and 77 wounded in clashes between Iraqi security forces and the Mehdi Army in Baghdad's Sadr City district since Tuesday, said Ali Bustan, general director of the health office for eastern Baghdad.12012
03/27/08BAGHDAD - Two people were killed in Shaab district and one person in Kadhimiya district from fighting between Iraqi security forces and the Mehdi Army.202
03/27/08BASRA - Fighting between Iraqi security forces and the Mehdi Army militia continued in Basra. A health official said 40 people had been killed and 200 wounded since a major Iraqi military operation began on Tuesday.40040
03/27/08Basra - Four policemen were killed when their vehicle was targeted with RBG7 rocket near Basra police directorate on Wednesday afternoon.044
03/27/08DIWANIYA - One Iraqi soldier was killed in eastern Diwaniya, 180 km (112 miles) south of Baghdad, in clashes between Iraqi security forces and Mehdi Army militants, according to an army source.011
03/27/08KUT - Eighteen people were killed, including a baby girl, and dozens wounded in fighting between Mehdi Army members and Iraqi security forces in Kut...Police said the militia had taken control of seven neighbourhoods.18018
03/27/08TIKRIT - A U.S. air strike killed five Iraqi civilians, including a judge, and wounded 10 in the northern town of Tikrit, 175 km (110 miles north of Baghdad, Iraqi police said.505
03/26/08BAGHDAD - Two roadside bombs killed one person and wounded eight others in the Bab al-Sheikh district of central Baghdad, police said.101
03/26/08BASRA - At least 12 people were killed in clashes in Iraq's southern oil hub of Basra on Tuesday, police said, after the Iraqi security forces launched a major operation against armed groups.12012
03/26/08Basra - Four policemen were killed when their vehicle was targeted with RBG7 rocket near Basra police directorate on Wednesday afternoon.044
03/26/08MOSUL - Gunmen killed an employee of Mosul's morgue in a drive-by shooting just outside his house in western Mosul, police said.101
03/26/08MOSUL - Six bodies were found in different districts of Mosul, police said.606
03/25/08Baghdad - Police found four bodies in Baghdad in the following neighborhoods (1 body in Husseiniyah, 1 body in Shaab, 1 body in Doura and 1 body in Shoala.404
03/25/08Sadiyah - Three policemen were killed and two civilians were injured in an IED explosion that targeted a police patrol in Sadiyah town north of Baquba on Monday morning.033
03/25/08Salahuddin - A civilian was killed when a mortar shell hit Tal Jwad village near Biji city north of Tikrit on Monday morning.101
03/23/08BAGHDAD - A Katyusha rocket fired at the Green Zone killed five people and wounded eight others in Kamaliya district, eastern Baghdad, police said505
03/23/08BAGHDAD - A Katyusha rocket fired at the Green Zone wounded three people in Bab al-Sheikh district in central Baghdad, a police official said. A second official said one person was killed and five wounded.101
03/23/08BAGHDAD - A man and wife and their three sons were killed after a mortar or rocket attack hit their home in Sadoun area in central Baghdad, police said.505
03/23/08BAGHDAD - A suicide car bomber killed at least six people and wounded 10 others near a fuel station in Shula district, northwestern Baghdad, police said.606
03/23/08BAGHDAD - Gunmen in three vehicles opened fire, killing seven people and wounding 16 others in Zaafaraniya district in southern Baghdad, police said.707
03/23/08BAGHDAD - Police said they found six bodies across Baghdad on Sunday.606
03/23/08BAGHDAD - Three bodies were found in different districts across Baghdad on Saturday, police said.303
03/23/08BAGHDAD - Two people were killed and seven wounded in a mortar attack in Karrada district in central Baghdad. One other person was killed in a separate attack in eastern Baghdad202
03/23/08BAQUBA - Gunmen killed a police lieutenant and wounded two policemen in an attack on a checkpoint in central Baquba, 65 km (42 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.011
03/23/08DIYALA PROVINCE - Gunmen killed Colonel Akram Awad al-Omairi, commander of a rapid reaction unit of Balad Ruz, outside his home in the town of Abu Saida in Diyala province, police said.011
03/23/08MOSUL - A suicide car bomber attacked an Iraqi army checkpoint, killing one soldier and wounding eight others, including five civilians, in Mosul, said a spokesman for the city's Iraqi police and military operation.011
03/23/08MOSUL - A suicide truck bomber attacked an Iraqi army base, killing 13 soldiers and wounding 42 others, including 12 civilians, in western Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.01313
03/23/08SAMARRA NEAR - A suicide car bomb hit the house of tribal leader Hussain al-Shatab, killing five people, including his brother, and wounding 11 others on Saturday east of Samarra...police said. Shatab survived.505
03/23/08TUZ KHURMATO - A roadside bomb killed four Iraqi soldiers while they were on patrol near Tuz Khurmato, 70 km (43 miles) south of the northern city of Kirkuk, the Iraqi army said.404
03/22/08HILLA - One body was found with gunshot wounds to the head in Hilla, 100 km (60 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.303
03/22/08ISHAQI - A U.S. air strike on a U.S.-backed neighbourhood patrol checkpoint in Ishaqi...killed six people, police and a local tribal leader said. The U.S. military said it was checking the report.606
03/22/08KIRKUK - A roadside bomb killed one civilian and wounded four others, including two policemen, when it blew up near a police patrol in Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
03/22/08LATIFIYA - One decapitated body was found in Latifiya, 40 km (25 miles) south of Baghdad, police said101
03/22/08MAHAWEEL - Police found two bodies with signs of torture and gunshot wounds in Mahaweel, 75 km (45 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.202
03/21/08BAGHDAD - Two bodies were found in different districts of Baghdad, police said.202
03/21/08MOSUL - A policeman's body was found with gunshot wounds on Thursday, hours after his abduction in southeastern Mosul, police said.011
03/21/08MOSUL - Police found one decapitated body on Thursday in southeast Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
03/20/08Baghdad - 5 unidentified bodies were found in Baghdad today by Iraqi Police. 1 in Husseiniyah, 1 in Shaab, 1 in Bab al-Sheikh, 1 in Amil and 1 in Alam.505
03/20/08MOSUL - A roadside bomb killed a policeman when it exploded near his patrol in Mosul, police said.011
03/20/08MOSUL - Gunmen attacked a police patrol in Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, killing two policemen, police said.022
03/20/08MOSUL - Gunmen killed an Iraqi soldier and wounded another when they targeted their patrol on Wednesday in Mosul, police said.101
03/19/08BAGHDAD - A car bomb killed a police colonel and wounded one other person in central Baghdad's Karrada district, police said.011
03/19/08BAGHDAD - Gunmen killed the owner of a money exchange and wounded another employee in Karrada, police said. The gunmen also stole $115,000.202
03/19/08BAIJI - The bodies of two men with gunshot wounds were found in the city of Baiji, 180 km (110 miles) north of Baghdad, on Tuesday, police said.202
03/19/08BALAD RUZ - A female suicide bomber killed four people, including two policemen, and wounded 12 others in the town of Balad Ruz, about 70 km (45 miles) northeast of Baghdad, in Diyala province, police said.224
03/19/08ISKANDARIYA - A roadside bomb killed a woman and wounded two others in the town of Iskandariya.101
03/19/08ISKANDARIYA - One policeman was killed and two others wounded by a roadside bomb in the town of Iskandariya, 40 km (25 miles) south of Baghdad, on Tuesday, police said.011
03/19/08KERBALA - The bodies of two Iraqi security guards were found in Kerbala, 110 km (70 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.022
03/19/08KIRKUK PROVINCE - U.S. forces mistakenly killed three policemen and wounded another after their vehicle drove at high speed into a cordoned-off area in Kirkuk province, the U.S. military said in a statement.033
03/19/08TIKRIT - One member of a neighbourhood security unit was killed and two others wounded when gunmen attacked a checkpoint in the city of Tikrit, 175 km (105 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.011
03/18/08BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb killed three people, including two traffic policemen, and wounded six others in northern Baghdad's Binoog district, police said123
03/18/08BAGHDAD - One person was killed and 13 wounded by a roadside bomb in a market in northern Baghdad's Shaab district, police said101
03/18/08BAGHDAD - The bodies of five people were found in different districts of Baghdad on Tuesday, police said.505
03/18/08BAIJI - Two members of a neighbourhood security unit were killed in a drive-by shooting at a checkpoint in Baiji, 180 km (110 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.022
03/18/08BAQUBA - Three policeman were killed and three others wounded in a roadside bomb attack targeting their patrol in Abu Sayda village in northern Baquba, 65 km (40 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.033
03/18/08ISKANDARIYA - A member of a neighbourhood security unit was killed and another wounded when a roadside bomb exploded near a checkpoint in Iskandariya, 40 km (25 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.011
03/18/08MOSUL - Three people were killed and 45 others wounded by a bomb in a parked car in Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.303
03/17/08BAGHDAD - A mortar round killed six children when it landed on their home in the Sawmar district of northern Baghdad, the Iraqi military said.606
03/17/08BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb killed one policeman and wounded another as they patrolled Mansour district in western Baghdad, police said.011
03/17/08BAGHDAD - Three bodies were found in different areas of Baghdad on Monday, police said.303
03/17/08Basra - Basra morgue received today a dead body for a woman who was found in Zubair city...the morgue had received three dead bodies on Sunday for an officer and two policemen who were found in Qibla...134
03/17/08Basra - In the morning, gunmen opened fire on a policeman in old Basra (downtown Basra city).He was killed at once.011
03/17/08Karbala - A female suicide bomber struck Shiite worshippers in the holy city of Karbala on Monday, an official and a witness said, killing at least 49 people and leaving pools of blood on the street leading to one of Iraq's most revered mosques.49049
03/17/08MADAEN - Four bodies were found in a grave in a deserted house in Madaen, 45 km (25 miles) south of Baghdad, on Monday, police said.404
03/17/08UDHAIM - Three bodies of U.S.-backed neighbourhood police were found two days after they were kidnapped in the town of Udhaim, 100 km (60 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.033
03/16/08BAGHDAD - A parked car bomb killed one person and wounded two others in an attack on a convoy of vehicles in western Baghdad's Mansour district, police said.101
03/16/08BAGHDAD - Five bodies were found in different districts across Baghdad on Sunday, police said.505
03/16/08BAGHDAD - Two bodies were found in different areas of Baghdad on Saturday, police said.202
03/16/08MOSUL - Gunmen killed an off-duty Iraqi policeman in front of his house in a drive-by shooting in northern Mosul, police said.011
03/16/08MOSUL - Police said they found a body of a child who was kidnapped by gunmen days before. They also discovered the decapitated bodies of a police officer and his driver in eastern Mosul.112
03/16/08NUMANIYA - The body of an Iraqi contractor working with Georgian troops was found with gunshot wounds in Numaniya, 120 km (70 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.101
03/15/08BAGHDAD - Two bodies were found in different areas of Baghdad in the past 24 hours, police said.202
03/15/08ISKANDARIYA - One man was killed when gunmen wearing Iraqi Army uniforms attacked a house in Iskandariya, 40 km (25 miles) south of Baghdad, police said. The man's son and brother were kidnapped.101
03/15/08KUT - Two policemen were killed and 10 civilians were wounded during clashes between police and members of Shi'ite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr's Mehdi Army militia in Kut on Friday, police said.022
03/15/08NUMANIYA - One body was found in a field in Numaniya, 120 km (75 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.101
03/14/08AL-ZAB - A female suicide bomber killed two people and wounded six others, including one U.S. soldier, in the town of al-Zab, 35 km (20 miles) southwest of the northern city of Kirkuk, on Thursday, the U.S. military said.202
03/14/08BAGHDAD - Three bodies were found in different areas of Baghdad on Thursday, police said303
03/14/08KUT - One person was killed and six wounded when a bomb on a parked motorcycle exploded near a municipal council building some 50 km (30 miles) south of Baghdad.101
03/14/08KUT - Two men were killed and six others wounded when a hand grenade exploded on a minibus near the city of Kut...on Friday, police said. The men killed were playing with the grenade when it went off, police said.202
03/14/08MOSUL - Two suicide car bombers targeting an Iraqi army checkpoint killed three soldiers and wounded 10 other people, including five civilians in western Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.033
03/14/08RABIYA - A suicide bomber wearing a vest packed with explosives killed an interpreter in an attack on a border checkpoint at Rabiya on the Iraq-Syria border in Iraq's northwest on Friday, the U.S. military said.101
03/13/08AL-ZAB - Two members of a U.S.-backed neighbourhood security patrol were killed and six wounded by a suicide bomber wearing an explosives vest in the town of al-Zab near Kirkuk, police said.022
03/13/08BAGHDAD - A bomb in a parked car killed 12 people and wounded 49 in the Bab al-Sharji area of central Baghdad, police said.12012
03/13/08BAGHDAD - Gunmen killed Qassim Abdul-Hussein, the head of the circulation department for al-Muwatin newspaper, in a drive-by shooting in central Baghdad's Karrada district, said Jabbar Tarrad, the head of the Iraqi journalists' syndicate.101
03/13/08BAIJI - Two people were killed and two wounded when gunmen attacked a neighbourhood security checkpoint near the city of Baiji, 180 km (110 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.202
03/13/08KIRKUK - A suicide car bomber killed an Iraqi army soldier and wounded 10 others in an attack on a security checkpoint near the city of Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.011
03/13/08KUT - U.S. soldiers and Iraqi militants exchanged rocket and mortar fire between a Mehdi Army stronghold and a U.S. base in Kut...Iraqi police and the U.S. military said. Police said two civilians were killed and six wounded202
03/13/08NAJAF - Gunmen killed a policeman on Thursday in a drive-by shooting outside his house in northern Najaf, 160 km (100 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.011
03/13/08SAMARRA - A 15 year-old girl was killed on Thursday when police opened fire on her family's car when it failed to stop at a chckpoint in Samarra, 100 km (60 miles) north of Baghdad, police and hospital officials said.101
03/12/08BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb killed two people and wounded 10 in Ameen district in southeastern Baghdad, police said202
03/12/08BAGHDAD - The bodies of four people were found in different areas of Baghdad on Wednesday, police said.404
03/12/08BAGHDAD - The bodies of four people were found in different areas of Baghdad on Wednesday, police said.404
03/12/08BASRA - A senior figure in Shi'ite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr's Basra office, Saed al-Haidery, was shot dead in northern Basra, police and Sadrist officials said.101
03/12/08BASRA - Gunmen shot and killed a former official of Saddam Hussein's Baath Party in Basra, 550 km (340 miles) south of Baghdad, police said101
03/12/08SAMARRA - Three fuel truck drivers were killed when three roadside bombs went off near a convoy of seven fuel trucks on the main road near Samarra, 100 km (60 miles) north of Baghdad, police said. Three trucks were set ablaze.303
03/11/08BAGHDAD - The bodies of five people were found in different districts of Baghdad on Tuesday, police said.505
03/11/08BAIJI - Gunmen killed a police officer on Monday in the city of Baiji, 180 km (110 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.011
03/11/08DHULUIYA - A suicide car bomber killed five people, including three members of a neighbourhood security unit, and wounded 14 in an attack on a checkpoint in Dhuluiya, north of Baghdad...235
03/11/08KUT - At least 10 people were killed in clashes between security forces and the Mehdi Army militia loyal to anti-U.S. Shi'ite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr in Kut, 170 km (105 miles) southeast of Baghdad, a source at Kut's al-Zahraa hospital said.10010
03/11/08MOSUL - Four policemen and a civilian were killed when unidentified gunmen attacked a police checkpoint in Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said. Four of the gunmen were also killed.145
03/11/08NASSIRIYA - A roadside bomb hit a bus carrying a family returning from a funeral near the southern Iraqi city of Nassiriya, killing at least 14 people and wounding 10, Iraqi police and the British military said.14014
03/11/08SAMARRA - The bodies of 20 decomposed people, including six women and five children, were found dumped in a mass grave near the city of Samarra, 100 km (60 miles) north of Baghdad, police said. They blamed al Qaeda for the deaths.20020
03/11/08THAR THAR - A suicide car bomb killed two members of a U.S.-backed neighbourhood police patrol and wounded three others when it hit their checkpoint in Thar Thar, 80 km (50 miles) northwest of Baghdad, police said.022
03/11/08YUSUFIYA - A bomb planted inside the city council building in the town of Yusufiya, 15 km (9 miles) south of Baghdad, killed one person and wounded eight, police said.101
03/10/08BAGHDAD - One person was killed and five wounded when a bomb in a parked minibus exploded in northern Baghdad's Shaab district, police said.101
03/10/08BAGHDAD - One person was killed and four wounded by a bomb in a parked car near a hospital in Sadr City in northeastern Baghdad, police said.101
03/10/08BAGHDAD - The bodies of three people were found in Baghdad on Monday, police said.303
03/10/08BASRA - Gunmen killed Dr. Khalid Nasir al-Mayyahi, the director of a training hospital in Basra, 550 km (340 miles) southeast of Baghdad, in a drive-by shooting outside the hospital, police said.101
03/10/08DIYALA - Three U.S. soldiers and an interpreter were killed and another soldier wounded by a roadside bomb in Diyala province, northeast of Baghdad, on Monday, the U.S. military said.101
03/10/08KANAAN - A female suicide bomber wearing a vest packed with explosives killed Thaer Saggban al-Karkhi, a Sunni Arab tribal sheikh, and three others including his niece in the town of Kanaan...Karkhi was head of a local neighbourhood security unit.213
03/10/08MUQDADIYA - A suicide bomber wearing an explosives-packed vest killed two people and wounded 20, including two policemen, in Muqdadiya, 90 km (55 miles) northeast of Baghdad, police said.202
03/09/08BAGHDAD - Two bodies were found in Baghdad on Sunday, police said.202
03/09/08HADITHA - Four people died when a roadside bomb exploded near the car they were travelling in, police said. The incident took place between Haditha and Baiji north of Baghdad.404
03/09/08MOSUL - Gunmen killed a man in eastern Mosul on Sunday, police said.101
03/09/08MOSUL - Gunmen killed a woman and her son in an attack on their car on the road between Mosul and Tal Afar on Sunday, police said.202
03/09/08MOSUL - Gunmen killed two policemen in separate incidents in Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, on Sunday, police said.022
03/09/08MOSUL - Two bodies were found in different areas of Mosul on Sunday, police said.202
03/09/08TIKRIT - A roadside bomb blew up near a police patrol in central Tikrit, 175 km (110 miles) north of Baghdad, killing a lieutenant and wounding three policemen, police said.011
03/08/08Baghdad - Police found four unidentified bodies in Baghdad. Three bodies were found in Rusafa, the eastern side of Baghdad...The fourth body was found in Doura...404
03/08/08BAQUBA - A roadside bomb killed three members of the same family, including a mother and daughter, and wounded two others near Baquba, 65 km (40 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.303
03/08/08BAQUBA - Two people were killed and eight wounded when a roadside bomb hit a minibus near Baquba, police said.202
03/08/08HAWIJA - A roadside bomb killed a member of a neighbourhood security unit and wounded four others in Hawija, 70 km (45 miles) southwest of Kirkuk, police said.011
03/08/08ISKANDARIYA - Gunmen stormed the house of a neighbourhood supervisor in Iskandariya, 40 km (25 miles) south of Baghdad, killing him and his son on Saturday, police said. Police later killed four suspects in the incident.202
03/08/08KHALIS - Iraqi security forces discovered about 100 badly decomposed bodies in a mass grave near Khalis, 80 km (50 miles) north of Baghdad, the U.S. military said.1000100
03/08/08MUSSAYAB - A boy was killed when he picked up a roadside bomb in Mussayab 60 km (40 miles) south of Baghdad, on Saturday, police said.101
03/07/08BAGHDAD - Three bodies were found in different areas of Baghdad on Friday, police said.303
03/07/08HILLA - Four people were killed and seven wounded when an Iraqi military vehicle collided with a minibus carrying religious pilgrims on the road between Hilla and Najaf south of Baghdad on Friday, police said.404
03/07/08MOSUL - A girl and three policemen were killed in a suicide car bomb attack on a police station in Mosul...a Nineveh province security spokesman said. Four civilians were among 33 wounded.134
03/07/08MOSUL - One person was killed and 14 wounded by two roadside bombs near a policeman's house in central Mosul, a Nineveh province security spokesman said.101
03/06/08Arbil - Police found a dead body at Khabat bank river, west Arbil. They found out that the dead man was a Peshmarga member who was kidnapped several days ago.101
03/06/08BAGHDAD - One person was killed and five wounded by a roadside bomb in northern Baghdad's al-Waziriya district, police said.101
03/06/08BAGHDAD - Police said the death toll from coordinated bombings in the Karrada district of central Baghdad on Thursday had risen to 68. Another 120 were wounded in the attack68068
03/06/08BAGHDAD - Two bodies were found in different districts in Baghdad, police said.202
03/06/08Basra - Around noon, gunmen killed a policeman of border guards in downtown old Basra city near Al-Sadiq mosque.011
03/06/08Basra - In the morning, police found a female dead body at Nuaab Dhibat neighborhood (north Basra).101
03/05/08BAGHDAD - The bodies of two people were found in Baghdad on Wednesday, police said.303
03/05/08KIRKUK - Gunmen killed Abdul-Sattar Tahira, a professor at Kirkuk University, police said. Tahira held New Zealand citizenship, they said.101
03/05/08MAHMUDIYA - A roadside bomb killed one person and wounded three others near Mahmudiya, 30 km (20 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.101
03/05/08MOSUL - Gunmen killed four off-duty prison guards in Mosul on Wednesday, police said.044
03/05/08MOSUL - The bodies of three men, two of them decapitated, were found in Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad on Wednesday, police said.303
03/05/08TAL ASSWAD - Two people were killed and 10 wounded in clashes between al Qaeda and villagers in Tal Asswad near Baquba, 65 km (40 miles) north of Baghdad, on Wednesday, police said.202
03/05/08UDHAIM - A roadside bomb killed one person and wounded two others near Udhaim, north of Baghdad, police said.101
03/04/08BAGHDAD - Two bodies were found in different areas of Baghdad on Tuesday, police said.202
03/04/08Bayji- An Iraqi military helicopter crashed and all eight people on board were killed, the U.S. military said on Tuesday, the worst crash suffered by Iraq as it rebuilds its air force.077
03/04/08MOSUL - Gunmen shot dead a policeman near his house in western Mosul, police said.011
03/04/08SAMARRA - A bomb in a parked car killed two people and wounded six others, including four members of a U.S.-backed neighbourhood security unit, near a checkpoint in Samarra...202
03/04/08SAMARRA - A car bomb killed four children and two women, and wounded 10 on Monday in Huwaish area, near Samarra, 100 km (60 miles) north of Baghdad, the U.S military said.606
03/03/08BAGHDAD - At least 12 people were killed and 46 wounded by a bomb in a parked car aimed at an Iraqi army patrol in central Baghdad's Bab al-Muadham area, police said.12012
03/03/08BAGHDAD - Four people were killed and six wounded by a suicide car bomber who rammed a minibus into a checkpoint outside a building used by the Iraqi army in Ghadeer in eastern Baghdad, police said.404
03/03/08BAGHDAD - Three bodies were found in different parts of Baghdad, police said303
03/03/08BASRA - Gunmen killed police Colonel Qassim Abid Filaih and three of his bodyguards in a drive-by shooting in Basra, 550 km (340 miles) southeast of Baghdad, police said.044
03/03/08SAMARRA - The bodies of 14 people, believed to be either Iraqi police or members of a U.S.-backed neighbourhood security unit, were found in a mass grave south of Samarra...All had their hands tied behind their backs and had gunshot wounds to the head.01414
03/03/08SAMARRA - The final death toll from a car bomb attack on a police officer on Sunday near Samarra had risen to eight people, with another 30 wounded, police said.808
03/03/08SAMARRA - U.S soldiers found four bodies on Sunday in a grave south of Samarra, 100 km (60 miles) north of Baghdad, the U.S military said.404
03/03/08SHIRQAT - Two policemen were killed and nine people wounded by a suicide car bomber in Shirqat, 300 km (190 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.202
03/02/08BAQUBA NEAR - Five people were killed and four wounded when a roadside bomb exploded in a village east of Baquba, 65 km (40 miles) north of Baghdad, police said505
03/02/08TAL AFAR NEAR - Clashes between gunmen and police killed 13 gunmen and two policemen in a village near the town of Tal Afar, 420 km (260 miles) north of Baghdad, Najim Abdullah, the mayor of Tal Afar, said. Four gunmen were arrested.022
03/01/08BAGHDAD - An Iraqi soldier was killed and two wounded when a roadside bomb exploded near their patrol on Saturday in the eastern Zayouna district of Baghdad, police said.011
03/01/08BAGHDAD - The bodies of two people were found in Baghdad on Saturday, police said.202
03/01/08BAQUBA - A roadside bomb killed three Iraqi soldiers and wounded three others when it struck their patrol just north of Baquba, 65 km (40 miles) north of Baghdad, the Iraqi army said.033
03/01/08DIYALA PROVINCE - One person was killed and 10 wounded, including women and children, when gunmen opened fire on a bus carrying Shi'ite pilgrims returning from the Arbain religious rite in Diyala province...101
03/01/08MAHMUDIYA - A roadside bomb killed one person and wounded three others in Mahmudiya, 30 km (20 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.101
 Total819161980

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)