Operation Iraqi Freedom


Iraqi Deaths


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PeriodISFCiv
Jul-11 63121
Jun-11 54150
May-11 65158
Apr-11 40112
Mar-11 43128
Feb-11 27106
Jan-11 14202
Dec-10 25103
Nov-10 28146
Oct-10 44141
Sep-10 46128
Aug-10 90273
Jul-10 37497
Jun-10 49127
May-10 48231
Apr-10 21240
Mar-10 31152
Feb-10 32204
Jan-10 17118
Dec-09 34253
Nov-09 1888
Oct-09 35285
Sep-09 6296
Aug-09 42397
Jul-09 47193
Jun-09 51316
May-09 39149
Apr-09 45302
Mar-09 49229
Feb-09 39163
Jan-09 54133
Dec-08 74246
Nov-08 27290
Oct-08 48240
Sep-08 98268
Aug-08 85226
Jul-08 98321
Jun-08 77373
May-08 110396
Apr-08 113631
Mar-08 161819
Feb-08 110564
Jan-08 69485
Dec-07 72476
Nov-07 89471
Oct-07 114565
Sep-07 96752
Aug-07 761598
Jul-07 2321458
Jun-07 1971148
May-07 1981782
Apr-07 3001521
Mar-07 2152762
Feb-07 1502864
Jan-07 911711
Dec-06 1231629
Nov-06 1231741
Oct-06 2241315
Sep-06 1503389
Aug-06 2332733
Jul-06 2171063
Jun-06 132738
May-06 150969
Apr-06 201808
Mar-06 191901
Feb-06 158688
Jan-06 189590
Dec-05 193344
Nov-05 176592
Oct-05 215463
Sep-05 233640
Aug-05 2821524
Jul-05 304518
Jun-05 296469
May-05 259572
Apr-05 199301
Mar-05 176257
Feb-05 103NA
Jan-05 109NA
Total
Total Prior to 2005
Total
8825
1300
10125
50152
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May-06
DateIncidentCivilianISFTotal
05/31/06BAGHDAD - A mortar attack in the southern outskirts of Baghdad killed nine people and wounded 17, police sources said.909
05/31/06BAGHDAD - Forty-two bodies have been found dumped in various parts of Baghdad over the last 24 hours, many of them shot, bound and showing signs of torture, police sources said.42042
05/31/06BAGHDAD - Four civilians were killed during clashes that erupted between insurgents and policemen in northern Baghdad, a source in the Ministry of Interior said. Seven people, including policemen, were wounded.404
05/31/06BAGHDAD - Gunmen killed Ali Jaafar, sports anchorman for Iraqi state television, as he left his home, police sources said.101
05/31/06BAGHDAD - U.S. forces said they fired at a car that failed to stop despite warnings, and a security body said two women driving to a maternity hospital were killed "by mistake" in the incident north of Baghdad202
05/31/06KERBALA - Gunmen gunned down a policeman on Wednesday in the Shi'ite holy city of Kerbala, 110 km (68 miles) southwest of Baghdad, police said.011
05/31/06KHALIDIYA - An Iraqi soldier was killed and four others were wounded when a roadside bomb went off near their patrol in Khalidiya, 85 km west of Baghdad, police said.011
05/31/06KIRKUK - Gunmen killed a civilian and wounded two others on Tuesday night outside a mobile shop in the city of Kirkuk, police said.101
05/31/06KIRKUK - Iraqi police found a corpse bearing signs of torture with gunshot wounds in his head in Kirkuk, police said.101
05/31/06MUQDADIYA - The mayor of Muqdadiya was killed along with his brother and his cousin when a bomb planted in his office exploded in the town 40 km (25 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.303
05/31/06NEAR BAGHDAD - Iraqi police found the bodies of four people with bullet wounds in their bodies in an area 65 km south of Baghdad, police said.404
05/31/06TIKRIT - Gunmen killed two police officers in two different incidents in Tikrit, 175 km north of Baghdad, on Tuesday, police said on Wednesday.022
05/30/06BAGHDAD - A bomb killed nine people and wounded 10 others in a bakery in eastern Baghdad, police sources said.909
05/30/06BAGHDAD - A car bomb killed at least 25 people and wounded 65 in the northern Baghdad district of Husaniya, police said.25025
05/30/06BAGHDAD - A police commando was killed and three were wounded when a roadside bomb went off near their patrol in southern Baghdad, police said.011
05/30/06BAGHDAD - Gunmen killed the preacher of a Sunni Mosque in the Shula district of the capital, police said.101
05/30/06BAGHDAD - The bodies of three people were found in different districts of the capital, police said.303
05/30/06BAGHDAD - Two women employees of the Ministry of Interior were killed and four policemen were wounded by a rocket which landed near the ministry, police said.202
05/30/06HILLA - A suicide bomber in a car killed at least 12 people and wounded 36 near a car dealership, police said.12012
05/30/06SAMARRA - Gunmen killed two brothers on Monday night while they were walking in the street in the city of Samarra, 100 km (60 miles) north of Baghdad, the Joint Coordination Centre run by the U.S. and Iraqi military, said.202
05/29/06BAGHDAD - A car bomb exploded near the Abu Hanifa Sunni mosque in Adhamiya, northern Baghdad, killing five people and wounding seven, police said. Following the attack, clashes erupted between insurgents and the Iraqi army in the area.505
05/29/06BAGHDAD - A car bomb targeting a police patrol exploded in Karrada district, central Baghdad, killing one person and wounding four people, police said.101
05/29/06Baghdad - A Multinational Division Baghdad soldier, an Iraqi contractor, and two members of a CBS News crew were killed today when a bomb-laden vehicle exploded near a patrol in central Baghdad101
05/29/06BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb exploded in the central Karrada district of the capital, killing one person and wounding two others101
05/29/06BAGHDAD - At least eight people were killed and nine were wounded when a roadside bomb exploded in the Shi'ite Kadhimiya district of northwestern Baghdad, police said.808
05/29/06BAGHDAD - Gunmen shot at a police patrol in the Yarmouk district, west-central Baghdad, killing three policemen, a police source said.033
05/29/06BAGHDAD - One person was killed and two others wounded when a roadside bomb went off near a minibus in southwestern Baghdad, police said.101
05/29/06BAGHDAD - One policeman was killed and two others were wounded when a roadside bomb went off near their patrol in central Baghdad, police said.011
05/29/06BAGHDAD - Twelve people were killed and 24 were wounded when a car bomb targeting an Iraqi army patrol detonated in Adhamiya district, northern Baghdad, police said. Most of the victims were students from a nearby university.12012
05/29/06DUJAIL (Near) - Gunmen opened fire at an army checkpoint on Saturday, killing one soldier and wounding two others near the town of Dujail, 90 km north of Baghdad, the U.S/Iraqi Joint Coordination Centre said on Sunday.011
05/29/06FALLUJA - A roadside bomb killed a policemen and wounded two soldiers near Falluja, police said.011
05/29/06KHALIS - A bomb apparently planted in a bus killed 11 Iraqis travelling to work at the base of an Iranian exiled opposition near the town of Khalis, about 80 km (50 miles) north of Baghdad on Monday, police said.11011
05/28/06BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb targeting an Iraqi army patrol killed one civilian and wounded 10 others in central Baghdad, police said.101
05/28/06BAGHDAD - At least two people were killed and 17 wounded when two roadside bombs exploded in quick succession in central Baghdad, police and Interior Ministry sources said202
05/28/06BAGHDAD - Sheikh Osama Jadaad, a Sunni Arab tribal leader from the western town of Karabila, was shot dead in Baghdad, police said.101
05/28/06BAQUBA (near)- Gunmen threw three severed heads out of their car as they drove through a village 20 km north of Baquba, a senior police source said, giving no further details. Baquba is 65 km north of Baghdad.303
05/28/06DIYALA (near)- A roadside bomb aimed at a convoy of local officials exploded on a road in Diyala province, north of Baghdad, killing two policemen escorting them, police said.022
05/28/06KUT (near) - Police found six beheaded corpses wearing military uniforms in the small towns of Numaniya, Suwayra and Shihaimiya near Kut, 170 km southeast of Baghdad, police said. It was not clear if the three incidents were linked.066
05/28/06MOSUL - Gunmen shot dead a student in the city of Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
05/27/06BAGHDAD - At least four people were killed and 15 wounded when a mortar round landed in a crowded market in southern Baghdad, police and hospital sources said. Hospital sources had earlier said it was a bomb.404
05/27/06Baghdad - one police officer was killed and another wounded when a bomb was set off against their patrol in the upscale Mansur district, an interior ministry source said.011
05/27/06BAQUBA - Gunmen killed five people ...in Baquba, police said. First they stormed an ironsmith workshop and shot dead three brothers working there, then they attacked a nearby tyre repair shop and killed two brothers from another family.505
05/27/06BAQUBA - In Baquba, gunmen shot up the convoy of Kahtan al-Bawi, chief office administrator for the police and brother of city chief of police Gassan al-Bawi, killing him and two other officers.033
05/27/06Baquba (north of) - gunmen killed a former Baath-era police officer and a relative as they traveled in their car while three police officers were wounded in a roadside bombing west of the city.202
05/27/06DUJAIL- Two Iraqi army soldiers were killed and three wounded in an attack on an army checkpoint near Dujail, north of Baghdad, police said022
05/27/06KIRKUK - An Iraqi army major was killed and three soldiers were wounded when gunmen in a car blocked their patrol and opened fire on a main road 40 km (25 miles) south of Kirkuk, police said.011
05/27/06Kirkuk - Another two police officers were shot dead in separate incidents in Tikrit[noted separately]...another in Kirkuk.011
05/27/06MOSUL - Two men were killed and one wounded when gunmen opened fire on their car in western Mosul, police said.202
05/27/06Tikrit - Another two police officers were shot dead in separate incidents in Tikrit...and another in Kirkuk. [noted separately]011
05/26/06BAGHDAD - A car bomb exploded in central Baghdad, killing at least nine people and wounding 31, police said909
05/26/06BAGHDAD - Police found three bodies in western Baghdad with bullet wounds and showing signs of torture, police said.303
05/26/06BAQUBA - Employees abducted from the local Diyala Television station in Baquba, 65 km (40 miles) north of Baghdad, watched gunmen execute two policemen held with them before being released, one of the hostages said.022
05/26/06Basra - a Sunni Imam and a bodyguard were killed by gunmen in a drive-by shooting as they traveled to their mosque, police said Friday.202
05/26/06Kirkuk - A roadside bomb also hit a police patrol at 8:30 a.m. in the northern city of Kirkuk, killing one policeman and wounding four others, police Brig. Khatab Omar said.011
05/26/06Kut -Police said four bodies were found on Friday in Kut, 160km southeast of Baghdad, including the tortured corpse of a member of the Shia Mahdi Army militia. Police also discovered two beheaded bodies in Kut.606
05/26/06Sinjar - Police also reported the explosion Thursday of a bomb left in a sack in a liquor shop in Sinjar, 125 miles west of Mosul. The shop’s owner was killed and two customers were wounded.101
05/26/06Suwayra - Police said they found on Friday near Suwayra, south of Baghdad, the body of a member of the Mahdi Army militia which had bullet wounds and showed signs of torture.101
05/26/06Tikrit - Capt. Khudier Ajil, a security official in Tikrit General Hospital, said U.S. soldiers brought 14 bullet-riddled bodies, including those of two children, to the morgue in Saddam Hussein’s former hometown late Thursday.14014
05/25/06BAGHDAD - Four corpses were found in different districts in Baghdad, police said. The bodies showed signs of torture and had gunshot wounds in their heads.404
05/25/06Baghdad - The blast in central Baghdad occurred in a building on Tahrir Square, killing three and wounding 11, police Lt. Ali Mitaab said. Police suspect the building housed a bomb-making factory.303
05/25/06BALAD - U.S. forces handed over five decomposed bodies to the hospital in the town of Balad north of Baghdad, doctor Firas al-Timimi said. He did not say where they were found, who they were or how they had died.505
05/25/06MISHAHDA - Gunmen shot dead a tribal leader on Wednesday in Mishahda, a town 50 km (30 miles) north of Baghdad, police said on Thursday. 101
05/25/06Mosul - Unknown gunmen on Thursday assassinated a member of the Mosul Governorate Council [Muthanna Jassem Al-Hamadani] and his driver in western Mosul, police said.202
05/25/06Muqdadiya - Armed men stormed a wedding party on Thursday and abducted the groom, his uncle and cousin and a guest at the party. All were found the next day, beheaded near Muqdadiya, 90km northeast of Baghdad, police said on Friday. 404
05/25/06TIKRIT - Two bombs exploded inside a Sufi religious building on Wednesday killing two of its bodyguards in Tikrit, police said on Thursday.202
05/25/06TIKRIT (near) - U.S. forces and Iraqi police found three bodies with bullet gunshot wounds, police said.303
05/24/06Baghdad - eight separate drive-by shootings killed nine people: a college student, a police officer, two street vendors, a university professor, two taxi drivers, the owner of a grocery store and a builder, police said. 718
05/24/06BAGHDAD - Gunmen shot dead General Ahmed Dawod, a deputy chief of Baghdad municipality's protection units, hospital and municipal officials said.011
05/24/06Baghdad - police found the bodies of two Iraqis who had been shot in the head, Hussein said.202
05/24/06Baghdad (north of) -Violence also was reported at an Iraqi military highway checkpoint near the U.S. military base north of Baghdad. Unidentified gunmen opened fire on the soldiers, killing one and wounding two, said Iraqi army Lt. Abbas Kamil011
05/24/06BAQUBA (near)- Gunmen attacked the convoy of Adil Issa, a member of the provincial council of Diyala province north of Baghdad, killing two of his bodyguards and wounding another, police said.202
05/24/06LATIFIYA (near) - Iraqi army found the bodies of seven people with bullet gunshot wounds in their heads near Latifiya, 40 km south of Baghdad, police said.707
05/24/06NEAR SUWAYRA - Clashes that erupted on Tuesday between two tribes killed 16 people and wounded 18 near the town of Suwayra, 40 km south of Baghdad, police said on Wednesday.16016
05/24/06YUSUFIYA - Four gunmen and two members of the Iraqi security forces were killed in clashes that erupted during a raid and search operation by army and police in the town of Yusufiya, 15 km (nine miles) south of Baghdad, police said.022
05/23/06AIN AL-TAMUR - Iraqi police found the bodies of four people, handcuffed, blindfolded and shot dead, in the town of Ain al-Tamur, about 90 km (55 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.404
05/23/06ASWAD - Gunmen killed three men and wounded seven among a crowd of labourers looking for work on farms in the small town of Aswad, near Baquba, police said. The workers were from a nearby Shi'ite town. Aswad is mainly Sunni.303
05/23/06Baghdad - A bomb went off in a motorcycle parked in the courtyard of a Shiite mosque in Baghdad, killing 11 people and wounding at least nine — the deadliest of the attacks across Iraq that claimed 40 lives Tuesday11011
05/23/06BAGHDAD - A 12-year-old Shi'ite Muslim boy was found dead from a gunshot wound to the head in the southern Dora district of Baghdad, police said. They said he was blindfolded, handcuffed, tortured.101
05/23/06BAGHDAD - A civilian was killed and four others wounded when a roadside bomb went off in western district of the capital, police said.101
05/23/06BAGHDAD - A mortar round landed about 100 metres (yards) from the Defence Ministry, killing a civilian and wounding four others, police said.101
05/23/06Baghdad - An hour later, police said a roadside bomb exploded outside a bakery in southeast Baghdad, killing three people and wounding 12.303
05/23/06BAGHDAD - Five civilians were killed and seven police commandos wounded when a car bomb exploded targeting a police commando patrol in eastern Baghdad, police said.505
05/23/06BAGHDAD - Gunmen killed Ahmed Ali Hussein, a professor at Baghdad's Technology University, in northeastern Baghdad, police said. 101
05/23/06BAQUBA - Gunmen killed three old men sitting in front of a house in Baquba, 65 km (40 miles) northeast of Baghdad, police said.303
05/23/06KIRKUK - Gunmen killed a school teacher in the northern oil city of Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
05/23/06Mosul - a former official of the Baath party which ruled Iraq under Saddam Hussein was killed in a drive-by shooting outside his home.101
05/23/06MOSUL - Four people were killed and another wounded when gunmen opened fire while they were driving in their car in the northern city of Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.404
05/23/06RAMADI - Two civilians were killed and three others, including two children, wounded when clashes erupted between U.S. forces and insurgents in the city of Ramadi, 110 km (60 miles) west of Baghdad, police and hospital officials said.202
05/22/06BAGHDAD - A car bomb went off in a crowded street in southeastern Baghdad, killing six civilians and wounding three, an army officer at the scene said. Police earlier said three people had died.606
05/22/06BAGHDAD - A car bomb went off near a market and health clinic in the capital's New Baghdad district killing three people and wounding 12, police sources said.303
05/22/06BAGHDAD - Gunmen killed a former brigadier general in western Baghdad, an Interior Ministry source said. Two of his relatives were also killed, the source added.303
05/22/06BALAD - Five bodies were taken to hospital in Balad, 80 km north of Baghdad, after clashes with insurgents that erupted in the nearby town of Dhuluiya on Sunday, a hospital source said.505
05/22/06BAQUBA - Gunmen killed three civilians in three separate incidents in the city of Baquba, 65 km (40 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.303
05/22/06HAWIJA - One policeman died in hospital after gunmen shot at him in central Hawija, 70 km southwest of Kirkuk, police said.011
05/22/06JBELA - A roadside bomb targeting a police patrol killed three people and wounded six in the town of Jbela, 65 km south of Baghdad.303
05/22/06JURF AL-SAKHAR - Four policemen were killed when a roadside bomb went off near a joint U.S. forces/Iraqi police patrol in Jurf al-Sakhar, about 85 km south of Baghdad, police said.044
05/22/06MUQDADIYA - Two men were killed by gunmen in a shop in Muqdadiya, 90 km northeast of Baghdad, police said202
05/22/06SAMARRA - Gunmen killed Colonel Basheer Qadoori from Samarra police in a drive-by shooting in central Samarra, 100 km north of Baghdad, police said. One of the attackers was wounded and then detained by police, they said.011
05/21/06Baghdad - At about 8 a.m., four gunmen in a speeding BMW killed Ali Abdul-Hussein al-Kinani, 57, who was standing outside his food store in the mostly Shiite neighborhood of Ubaidi, said police Maj. Mahir Hamad Moussa101
05/21/06BAGHDAD - Thirteen people were killed and 18 wounded when a suicide bomber blew himself up inside a Baghdad restaurant popular with police, police said.13013
05/21/06BAGHDAD - Three people were killed and 24 wounded when a roadside bomb targeting an Iraqi police patrol exploded in the capital's eastern New Baghdad district, police said.303
05/21/06BAGHDAD - Three people were killed and six wounded when a car bomb exploded in the northwestern Shula district of the capital, police said.303
05/21/06DHULUIYA - An Iraqi soldier was killed and 10 wounded when gunmen attacked checkpoints around their army base in Dhuluiya, 60 km (40 miles) north of Baghdad, Iraqi officers said.011
05/21/06FALLUJA - Police found the body of a policeman on Saturday near Falluja, 50 km west of Baghdad, police said. He was kidnapped hours earlier.011
05/21/06ISKANDARIYA (near) - One Iraqi policeman and one insurgent died in clashes that erupted near the town of Iskandariya, south of Baghdad, when insurgents tried to blow up a pipeline feeding a power station, police said.011
05/21/06NAJAF - Police found the bodies of two beheaded women in the Shi'ite city of Najaf, 160 km south of Baghdad, police said. Separately, Najaf hospital received the body of an engineer who had been shot dead, hospital sources said.303
05/21/06RIYADH - Gunmen killed two policemen working in the Oil Protection Facilities in the town of Riyadh, 60 km (40 miles) southwest of Kirkuk, police said.022
05/20/06BAGHDAD - A bomb killed 19 people in east Baghdad among a crowd of Shi'ite labourers gathered to look for work on Saturday, police said.19019
05/20/06BAGHDAD - Police found the bodies of 12 people, all of the them with bullet holes in their heads and bearing signs of torture.12012
05/20/06BAGHDAD - The death toll from clashes between police commandos and insurgents in Jihad District, southwestern Baghdad, rose to six civilians killed and five wounded, interior ministry sources said. Two police were among the wounded.606
05/20/06Baquba - An Iraqi army captain and his wife were shot dead in their car by unknown gunmen in Baquba, 60 kilometres (37 miles) northeast of Baghdad. Police said the couple's three children were wounded.112
05/20/06BAQUBA - Gunmen killed four workers in Baquba, 65 km (40 miles) north of Baghdad, police said. 404
05/20/06Kirkuk - An Iraqi civilian was killed and another injured in a bomb blast in Southern Kirkuk Saturday...A police source told KUNA the bomb went off while a civilian car was passing on the highway of Kirkuk killing one and injuring another. 101
05/20/06MUSSAYAB - The bodies of 19 people killed over the last two months were found in different parts of Mussayab, some 60 km (40 miles) south of Baghdad. They will be buried on Saturday in the holy city of Kerbala, police Captain Muthana Khalid said. 19019
05/20/06Qaim - In the town of Qaim, near the Syrian border, a suicide bomber detonated his explosive-packed vest inside a police station killing five policemen and wounding 10, police said.055
05/19/06Baghdad - Militants fought police in west Baghdad today. Police say the gunbattle killed five civilians and wounded eight.505
05/19/06Baghdad - Police also found the bullet-ridden bodies...One of the victims was an elementary school teacher. Two of the four bodies were found in Dora. 303
05/19/06BAGHDAD - Two civilians were killed during clashes between police commandos and insurgents in Jihad District, southwestern Baghdad, an Interior Ministry source said. Two police commandos were wounded in the attack, he said.202
05/19/06KERBALA (near) - Gunmen shot dead Ghassan Kadhem, a leading member of a Shi'te Islamist political party in Kerbala 110 km (68 miles) south of Baghdad, the party said.101
05/19/06KIRKUK - Mohammed al-Iqabi, an employee of the northern state oil company, was gunned down on Thursday night in the oil city of Kirkuk, police said.101
05/19/06KIRKUK (near)- The body of an unidentified man with gunshot wounds and bearing signs of torture was found 10 km (six miles) from the northern town of Kirkuk, police said.101
05/19/06NAJAF - One policeman was killed and seven others wounded in three separate attacks on police in the city of Najaf, 160 km (100 miles) south of Baghdad, police said. Handgrenades were used in two of the attacks. 011
05/19/06Numaniya - Police also found...beheaded, handcuffed body was found in Numaniya, 80 miles southwest of Baghdad101
05/18/06AL-MALIH - Iraqi police found the bodies of two people, handcuffed, blindfolded and shot dead, in al-Malih village, about 75 km south of Baghdad, police said.202
05/18/06Baghdad - An open market in Baghdad's Dora neighborhood was hit by a single mortar round, killing four guards and wounding another, Baghdad police said.404
05/18/06BAGHDAD - Gunmen opened fire on a minibus carrying labourers, killing six, in southwestern Baghdad, police said.606
05/18/06BAGHDAD - Seven people, including four policemen, were killed and four people were wounded when a car bomb targeting a police patrol exploded in northern Baghdad, police said.347
05/18/06Baghdad (north-west of) - FOUR US soldiers and their Iraqi interpreter were killed by a roadside bomb north-west of Baghdad yesterday and at least two dozen Iraqis died in violence across the country, 101
05/18/06BASRA - Gunmen killed Nazar Abdul-Zahra, a former member of in Iraq's national soccer team, in Basra on Wednesday, a police source said.101
05/18/06Fallujah - In other violence, four policemen were killed in clashes in Fallujah said Dr Mohammed Ismail of the the western town's hospital. Clashes erupted after insurgents fired mortars at the US-protected seat of local government.044
05/18/06KERBALA - Gunmen on a motorcycle shot dead a high school teacher in central Kerbala, 110 km (68 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.101
05/18/06KIRKUK - Gunmen shot dead a school teacher and a student in the oil city of Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.202
05/18/06KIRKUK - Najim Abdullah, a member of the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP), was killed by gunmen in central Kirkuk, said police and party official Mohammed Noshirwani.101
05/18/06NEAR NAJAF - A policeman was killed and three were wounded when a roadside bomb went off near a convoy of U.S. military and Iraqi police vehicles near the Shi'ite city of Najaf, 160 km south of Baghdad, police said.011
05/17/06BAGHDAD - Eight bodies were found with gun shot wounds in different parts of Baghdad, police said.808
05/17/06BAGHDAD - Four civilians were killed when two roadside bombs went off in quick succession in central Baghdad, police said.404
05/17/06BAGHDAD - The body of Muhib Abdul-Razzak, a general director in the Finance Ministry, was found in the morgue after he was kidnapped earlier in the week, police and ministry officials said.101
05/17/06Baquba - In Baquba, north of Baghdad, gunmen killed one man and wounded another in a gun attack on a bakery. Insurgents then killed three policemen and wounded five others in a subsequent bombing of the same site.134
05/17/06KIRKUK - Gunmen kidnapped a man in Kirkuk, police said.101
05/17/06KIRKUK - One Iraqi soldier was killed and four wounded when a roadside bomb struck their convoy in Kirkuk, police said.011
05/17/06KIRKUK (near) - Police found the body of a woman who was shot dead near the northern oil city of Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
05/17/06MOSUL - Two policemen killed in drive-by shooting in northern town of Mosul, police said. Gunmen also killed two students in drive-by shooting, they said.224
05/17/06QAIM (near) - Police found the body of a man, handcuffed, blindfolded, tortured and shot dead near the Syrian border, police said.101
05/16/06Baghdad - A college dean died along with two bodyguards when his car was ambushed by gunmen in the Sunni neighbourhood of Adhamiyah, in north Baghdad. 303
05/16/06Baghdad - At least 14 people were killed and 33 others injured when a car bomb ripped through a packed market in Baghdad's Al-Shaab district on Tuesday, an Iraqi interior ministry source said. 14014
05/16/06BAGHDAD - Four people working at a U.S. military base north of Baghdad were killed when gunmen opened fire on their minibus while they were travelling home, police said.404
05/16/06Baghdad - Gunmen in eastern Baghdad killed police 1st Sgt. Latif Abdullah, who worked in Interior Ministry intelligence.011
05/16/06BAGHDAD - Nineteen people were killed in a shooting and bombing attack at a bus garage in eastern Baghdad, police said. Gunmen shot five Shi'ite militiamen. When a crowd gathered at the scene where a car bomb exploded, killing 14 people and wounding 33.19019
05/16/06Baghdad - six civilians...were shot dead when gunmen attacked a checkpoint in Baghdad. The six were killed at an interior ministry checkpoint in the south of the capital, an interior ministry source said Tuesday.606
05/16/06Basra - Gunmen killed Nazar Abdel-Zahra, a manager of a local soccer team, near his home in the southern city of Basra on Monday night.101
05/16/06KERBALA - Gunmen killed a former member of Saddam Hussein's Baath Party in Kerbala, 110 km (68 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.101
05/16/06KERBALA - Iraqi police found the body of a man shot dead, blindfolded and handcuffed in Kerbala, police said.101
05/16/06Kirkuk - In Kirkuk, two brothers, both of them police officers, were killed by gunmen as they drove to work.022
05/16/06KUT - A drive-by shooting killed an Iraqi man in Kut city, 160 kilometers (100 miles) southeast of Baghdad, who had served as a secret agent in Saddam Hussein's government.101
05/16/06Mosul - Five people, including two policemen and a woman, died in a shooting in the northern city of Mosul when gunmen attacked their taxi. 325
05/16/06Mosul - Furthermore, unidentified armed gunmen assassinated Director of the handicap care hospital Dr. Adnan Abbas Hashimi in front of his clinic in Mosul. 101
05/16/06Ramadi - In Ramadi, two people were killed in separate shooting incidents. 202
05/15/06BAGHDAD - Iraqi police said they found five bodies from one family near their home in the northern outskirts of the capital. All had been shot dead.505
05/15/06BALAD RUZ - Gunmen killed four primary school teachers as they were heading to work in Balad Ruz, about 50 km southeast of Baquba, police said.404
05/15/06BASRA - Members of the Garamsha tribe killed three policemen in an attack near Basra, 550 km south of Baghdad, a local official said. Five other policemen went missing. The attack came after a tribal leader was shot dead near Basra.033
05/15/06Iskandariya - A body was found on Sunday with gunshot wounds to the head in the town of Iskandariya...south of Baghdad, police said. 101
05/15/06Kerbala - The body of Emad al-Massoudi, a policeman who was abducted by gunmen two days ago, was found with gunshot wounds, bearing signs of torture, on the outskirts of Kerbala, 110 km southwest of Baghdad, police said.011
05/15/06MAHAWEEL - A roadside bomb targeting a police patrol exploded in the town of Mahaweel, 75 km south of Baghdad, killing one civilian and wounding three policemen, police said.101
05/15/06MAHAWEEL - One civilian was killed and another wounded when a roadside bomb went off near the police headquarters in Mahaweel, 75 km south of Baghdad, police said.101
05/15/06Mosul - One policeman was killed and two were wounded when a bomb exploded near a house where gunmen earlier killed six members of the same family, police in the northern city of Mosul said.011
05/15/06Mussayab - A body with gunshot wounds to the head was found on Sunday in the town of Mussayab...south of Baghdad, police said. 101
05/15/06WAJIHIYA - A seven-year-old girl was killed and seven members of her family were wounded when a mortar round landed on their house in the small town of Wajihiya, about 30 km east of Baghdad, police said.101
05/14/06BAGHDAD - A bomb exploded near al-Mustansiriya University in northeastern Baghdad, killing one civilian and wounding 11 people, including three policemen, police said.101
05/14/06Baghdad - Baghdad’s deadliest attack involved two suicide car bombs that exploded near a main checkpoint on a four-lane road leading to Baghdad’s international airport, killing at least 14 Iraqis and wounding six.14014
05/14/06BAGHDAD - Four civilians were killed and five wounded when a roadside bomb went off near a police patrol in northeastern Baghdad, police said.404
05/14/06Baghdad - Gunmen killed two Shiite workers in a bakery in Baghdad...A drive-by shooting killed a Shiite taxi driver in southwestern Baghdad202
05/14/06BAGHDAD - Six people were killed, including three policemen, and 10 wounded when a roadside bomb went off near a police patrol in the capital's northern Adamiya district, police said.336
05/14/06BAGHDAD - Two civilians were killed and five wounded when a roadside bomb went off near a police commando patrol in central Baghdad, police said.202
05/14/06Baiji - In the oil-refining town of Baiji, the scene of much recent unrest, gunmen shot dead a man in front of his home before fleeing, said police, who said the victim may have been working for US forces. 101
05/14/06BALAD RUZ - Two bombs exploded in rapid succession killing a civilian and wounding a police officer late on Saturday in Balad Ruz, about 50 km (30 miles) southeast of Baquba, police said on Sunday.101
05/14/06FALLUJA - Iraqi police found the bodies of four people, with gunshot wounds and bearing signs of torture, south of Falluja, 50 km west of Baghdad, police and hospital sources said.404
05/14/06MOSUL - Two civilians were killed and nine wounded when a car bomb went off near U.S. forces in the northern city of Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.202
05/14/06UDAIM - Three bodyguards working for Iraqi Foreign Minister Hoshiyar Zebari were killed and four were wounded when their convoy was hit by a roadside bomb in Udaim...Zebari told Reuters he was not in the motorcade but was aware of the attack.303
05/13/06Baghdad - "Unknown gunmen opened fire at a crowd of construction workers,who gathered to be hired for daily work, in Baghdad's southern Doura district, killing one of them and wounding two others,"101
05/13/06Baghdad - In a separate incident, unknown armed men gunned down a retired police lieutenant, Ali Abdul Ameer Ali, in the district of Doura,the source said. 101
05/13/06Baghdad - Iraqi police report that the son of the country's top judge and two bodyguards were found dead in Baghdad today. The judge, Midhat al-Mahmud, who heads the Supreme Judicial Council, was himself the target of an attack in December.303
05/13/06Baghdad - The bodies of three Iraqis who had been kidnapped and tortured also were found in the capital of Iraq, police said. 303
05/13/06Mosul - Four Iraqi civilians were killed Saturday near Mosul, northern Iraq, after militants opened fire at a civilian car, while another group of militants assassinated one of the leaders of the Al-Buhamad tribe in the same city.505
05/13/06Mosul - Gunmen ambushed and killed two policemen and wounded two others in the city of Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said. Two civilians were wounded.022
05/13/06Mosul - Suspected insurgents riding in what looked like a taxi shot and killed Idrees Shihatha, a local tribal sheik, as he drove his car, said police Brig. Abdul-Hamid al-Jibouri. 101
05/12/06Baghdad - In other violence on Friday, one police officer was killed and two were wounded in two drive-by shootings by suspected insurgents in Baghdad, police said011
05/12/06Baghdad - Son of chief of Iraqi judicial council, two bodyguards killed in Baghdad-security source told KUNA.101
05/12/06Baghdad - The body of an unidentified man with gunshot wounds to the head and showing signs of torture, was found in Sadr City, northeastern Baghdad, an interior ministry source said.101
05/12/06Basra - Gunmen killed a Sunni imam and his son in the mostly Shiite city of Basra in southern Iraq as they were leaving a mosque after Friday prayers, police said. 202
05/12/06Dhuluiya - Four Iraqi soldiers were killed and seven civilians were wounded in clashes between the Iraqi army and insurgents in the town of Dhuluiya, 40 km (25 miles) north of Baghdad, police said. 044
05/12/06Khan Bani Saad - The bodies of four people in military uniform, two of them beheaded, were found in the town of Khan Bani Saad, near Baquba north of Baghdad, police and hospital sources said. 044
05/12/06Mahmudiya - Mohammed Nasser, a former senior local official in Saddam Hussein's Baath Party, was shot dead in a drive-by shooting while he was returning home from a market at Mahmudiya, about 30 km (20 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.101
05/11/06BAGHDAD - Four street cleaners were killed and another wounded when a roadside bomb went off in the Mansour district in west-central Baghdad, police said. The target of the explosion was not clear.404
05/11/06BAGHDAD - Gunmen shot dead a judicial investigator near a courthouse in central Baghdad, police said101
05/11/06Baghdad (south of) - police found the body of a policeman with his hands bound, signs of torture and shot in the head. 011
05/11/06Baghdad(Dora)- A reporter who worked for a pro-Sunni Iraqi television station was gunned down in Baghdad...Saud Muzahim al-Hadithi was found dead - shot repeatedly in the head - in Baghdad's notorious Dora neighborhood last week101
05/11/06BAQUBA - A Shiite history professor, Widad al-Shimri, and her 7-year-old daughter were slain as they drove Thursday through Baqouba, police said. 202
05/11/06BASRA - Gunmen killed Khalid al-Sadoun, a member of the Iraqi Islamic Party, a major Sunni party, along with two aides on Wednesday in the small town of al-Zubeyr, near Basra303
05/11/06Kirkuk - In oil-rich Kirkuk, gunmen ambushed and killed a police lieutenant colonel011
05/10/06BAGHDAD - gunmen also fatally shot Mohammed Musaab Talal al-Amari, a Shiite who directs the Defense Ministry's public relations office, said police Capt. Jamil Hussein.101
05/10/06Baghdad - in Yarmouk, unknown gunmen shot dead two traffic policemen, including a first lieutenant. And a roadside bomb targeting an Iraqi army patrol near the central neighborhood of Karrada killed one soldier.033
05/10/06BAQUBA - Gunmen killed 11 people while they were heading to their work at an electrical equipment factory near Baquba, 65 km (40 miles) northeast of Baghdad, Lieutenant Colonel Salman al-Dahlagi of the Iraqi police said.11011
05/10/06BAQUBA - Gunmen killed Lieutenant Colonel Kanan Hasan, an aide to the head of Baquba's Criminal Intelligence Directorate, along with two body guards, while he was heading to his work in the city, police said. 213
05/10/06Mosul - An Iraqi civilian was killed and three others were wounded in the explosion of two bombs in the northern city of Mosul, an Iraqi police source said.101
05/09/06BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb aimed at police guarding electricity installations exploded in northwest Baghdad, killing two civilians. Two policemen and three civilians were wounded, police sources said.202
05/09/06Baghdad - A roadside bomb hit a police car in Baghdad, killing one officer and wounding two. Two drive-by shootings killed three Iraqis in Baghdad. 314
05/09/06Baghdad - Separately a Sunni cleric, Raed Mohammed al-Dulaimi, was killed in southern Baghdad. The Iraqi Islamic Party said Mr Dulaimi was the 150th Sunni cleric to be killed in Iraq since 2003.101
05/09/06BAGHDAD - Twelve bodies bearing signs of torture and gunshot wounds were found in various areas of Baghdad, police said.12012
05/09/06Baghdad- An Iraqi judge was shot dead on Tuesday by unidentified gunmen on a main road in western Baghdad, an Interior Ministry source said. "Judge Muhaimin Mahmoud Abbod was gunned down by unknown gunmen while he was driving his car on the main road...101
05/09/06KIRKUK - Gunmen killed an Iraqi soldier and wounded two others on the main road between Tikrit and Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad on Tuesday, police said.011
05/09/06LATIFIYA - The bodies of three people, one wearing police uniform, were found with gunshot wounds and their hands bound in Latifiya, 40 km (25 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.213
05/09/06RAMADI - Gunmen killed four police officers while they were driving out of police headquarters in the city of Ramadi, 110 km (68 miles) west of Baghdad, police said.044
05/09/06SUWAYRA - Iraqi police retrieved the bodies of 11 people, nine of them beheaded, including a 10-year-old boy, in the Sunni town of Suwayra, 40 km (25 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.11011
05/09/06Tal Afar - Casualties from a suicide truck bombing in the northern city of Tal Afar on Tuesday night rose to 22 dead and 134 wounded. [5 added to previous total]505
05/09/06Tal Afar -A car bomb attack has killed 17 people and injured 35 at a market in the north Iraq town of Talafar, police say. The bomb in a pick-up truck exploded on Tuesday evening in the town 150km (90 miles) from the Syrian border. 17017
05/08/06BAGHDAD - At least 19 other bodies were found Monday, including 12 in Baghdad and seven in Kut, according to police. They appeared to have been victims of sectarian death squads. 12012
05/08/06BAGHDAD - Five civilians were killed and eight wounded when a roadside bomb went off at al-Tayaran Square, western Baghdad, an Interior Ministry source said.505
05/08/06BAGHDAD - Gunmen fired at a bus carrying employees working for the Ministry of Higher Education, killing its driver and wounding three employees in Yarmouk district of the capital, a Ministry of Interior source said.101
05/08/06Baghdad - One person was killed and another wounded in a drive-by shooting in a west Baghdad market101
05/08/06KHALISA - Two Iraqi journalists, who work for the Iraqi al-Nahrain satellite channel, were found dead with a single bullet to the head after they were kidnapped on Sunday in al-Khalisa, a town about 30 km south of Baghdad202
05/08/06Kut - At least 19 other bodies were found Monday, including 12 in Baghdad and seven in Kut, according to police. They appeared to have been victims of sectarian death squads. 707
05/08/06MAHAWEEL - The corpses of three police commandos, who were kidnapped two days ago, were found in a small river with a single bullet to the head in the town of Mahaweel, 75 km (50 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.033
05/08/06Mosul - A pharmacist was killed in Mosul by gunmen who set fire to his drug store.101
05/08/06MUQDADIYA - Gunmen in two cars killed two men in a drive-by shooting in a market in the town of Muqdadiya, 90 km northeast of Baghdad, police said.202
05/07/06Baghdad - 15 (bodies) were recovered from the eastern Rusafa district. Two other bodies were found in Madan, south of Baghdad.17017
05/07/06Baghdad - A police sergeant was shot dead as he left home in Baghdad's mainly Shiite neighborhood of Kamaliya.011
05/07/06BAGHDAD - a suicide car bombing — occurred at 9:20 a.m., targeting an Iraqi army patrol as it left a base in the northern neighborhood of Azamiyah near Ibn al-Haitham College. Ten people died and 15 were wounded, most Iraqi soldiers10010
05/07/06Baghdad - Authorities in Baghdad said the bodies of at least 28 people, including six policemen, were found in and around the capital as victims of sectarian strife.22628
05/07/06Baghdad - Gunmen killed a cigarette vendor and two policemen in separate shootings in west Baghdad101
05/07/06Baghdad - Gunmen killed a man headed to work at a wholesale market in southwestern Baghdad.101
05/07/06BAGHDAD - One civilian was killed and six were wounded when a car bomb exploded in northern Baghdad, police said. The target of the explosion was not clear.101
05/07/06KERBALA - A suicide car bomb also struck near the provincial government building in Karbala...It killed five people and wounded 19, said governor's aide Hassanein al-Zubeidi and police spokesman Rahman Mishawi505
05/07/06Mosul - a roadside bomb hit a police patrol in eastern Mosul, killing three policemen and wounding another, said police Maj. Gen. Wathiq Mohammed Abdul-Qadir.033
05/06/06Baghdad - A drive-by shooting killed two brothers in Baghdad, police Capt. Firas Queti said. 202
05/06/06Baghdad - Police in Baghdad found the bodies of 13 Iraqi men, five of them relatives from Iraq's Sunni Arab minority, who had been kidnapped and brutally killed, police said.13013
05/06/06Baghdad - Roadside bombs hit two Iraqi police patrols in Baghdad, killing one officer and wounding two policemen and six civilians. 011
05/06/06Baghdad - Two rockets or mortar shells were fired in northern Baghdad, one hitting a home and killing two children and wounding a woman. 202
05/06/06Baquba - A bomb in a parked car exploded, killing two policemen and an Iraqi soldier and wounding four civilians about 30 miles north of Baqouba, police said. 022
05/06/06Fighting between an Iraqi military patrol and insurgents killed two soldiers and three militants in Youssifiyah, 12 miles south of Baghdad022
05/06/06KIRKUK - Gunmen opened fire and killed a civilian and wounded two in the northern oil city of Kirkuk on Saturday, police said.101
05/06/06Mosul - Police also found the bullet-ridden bodies of a father and son who had been kidnapped earlier in the day.202
05/06/06Samarra - Two policemen were killed when a roadside bomb struck their vehicle in Samarra...Their convoy had been tasked with escorting emergency medical cases, a security source said.022
05/06/06Tikrit - Three Iraqi army officers -- a major, a lieutenant colonel and first lieutenant -- were killed when a suicide bomber, dressed as an army officer, blew himself up at an Iraqi army base in the northern city of Tikrit.033
05/06/06Youssifiyah - Fighting between an Iraqi military patrol and insurgents killed two soldiers and three militants in Youssifiyah, 12 miles south of Baghdad022
05/05/06Baghdad - Six Iraqi civilians were killed and two wounded when gunmen opened fire on them from a passing car as they bought alcohol from a shop, an interior ministry official said. 606
05/05/06Baghdad - The bodies of five Iraqis who apparently were kidnapped and killed also were found Friday, four in Baghdad and one on the outskirts of the city, police said. 505
05/05/06Baquba - Unidentified gunmen shot dead a member of the city council of Baquba north of Baghdad on Friday... Gunmen opened fire on Majeed Hameed from a car killing him instantly. Hameed was a member of the now-defunct Baath party 101
05/05/06In Kadimiyah, a Shiite neighbourhood of north Baghdad, gunmen killed an Iraqi army major, the official added. 011
05/05/06Mugdadiyah - North of the capital, two policemen were killed when their vehicle was hit by a roadside bomb in the town of Mugdadiyah, police said. 022
05/04/06Al-Hamza - A roadside bomb hit a bus carrying Iraqi civilians in the Al-Hamza region, southeast of Baghdad, killing four people.404
05/04/06Baghdad - a high ranking official from the Iraqi oil ministry has been assassinated by unknown gunmen south of the capital...armed men killed the general director of the heavy Equipment and Engineering department Wadie' Yahya Saleh.101
05/04/06Baghdad - Gunmen also killed a driver working with Baghdad's human rights ministry101
05/04/06Baghdad - In other attacks, Brigadier General Mohammed Raza Abdellatiff, who was in charge of logistics for the Iraqi army in Baghdad, was shot dead as he was driving to work. Gunmen also killed a driver working with Baghdad's human rights ministry.112
05/04/06Baghdad - Nine people were killed in the capital when a suicide bomber blew himself up in front of a courthouse near the impoverished district of Sadr City in the second suicide attack to cause multiple deaths in Iraq in less than 24 hours.909
05/04/06BALAD (near)- Two Iraqi soldiers were killed by gunmen near Balad, 80 km (50 miles) north of Baghdad, on Thursday, police said.022
05/04/06DIWANIYA - A police major was killed by gunmen near his house in Diwaniya, 180 km (110 miles) south of Baghdad, on Thursday, police said. 101
05/04/06FALLUJA (near) - Iraqi police found the bodies of three people bearing signs of torture with bullet wounds in their bodies near Falluja, 50 km (35 miles) west of Baghdad, police said.303
05/04/06HILLA - Iraqi police found the bodies of two strangled people on Wednesday inside a sack in the main road between Baghdad and Hilla, 100 km (62 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.202
05/04/06HILLA (near) - Three civilians were killed and another three wounded when a roadside bomb exploded near their minibus in an area south of Hilla, 100 km (62 miles) south of Baghdad, Police said.303
05/04/06Ramadi - "US planes bombed a house in the Aziziyah area of Ramadi city centre, killing 13 civilians," Ali al-Obeidi, a medic at the Ramadi hospital told AFP, adding that four people were wounded.13013
05/04/06Ramadi - Separately, a US military statement describing the same incident said: "The coalition forces killed eight insurgents when they responded to an insurgent attack in central Ramadi Thursday."-80-8
05/04/06Tikrit and Babylon - Iraqi police said on Thursday that they had found 18 unidentified dead bodies in the cities of Tikrit and Babylon...all dead bodies had been shot in different places in their bodies. Two of the bodies had been stabbed to death18018
05/04/06YUSUFIYA - Gunmen killed a tribal leader along with his driver in Yusufiya, 15 km (9 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.202
05/03/06Baghdad - "Insurgents set up a checkpoint on the highway in Al-Dura and stopped a minibus full of college students. They pulled four students out of the bus and shot them dead," the interior ministry official said.404
05/03/06Baghdad - A drive-by shooting killed Jawad Kadom, the No. 3 official in Iraq's electricity ministry, and wounded his driver in Baghdad, said police 1st Lt. Thaeir Mahmoud said.101
05/03/06BAGHDAD - Gunmen killed Muhammed Ridha, a brigadier in the Defense Ministry, in the capital's Yarmouk district, police said.011
05/03/06Baghdad - In Baghdad, Iraqi officials said that the bodies of 34 men who all appeared to have been tortured before being killed were discovered strewn about Baghdad,34034
05/03/06Baghdad - Two civilians were killed in an explosion near a popular market in Baghdad's Al-Shuala neighborhood that also left 15 people wounded, he said202
05/03/06Baqouba - Gunmen attacked a police patrol in central Baqouba, 35 miles northeast of Baghdad, killing a police officer and wounding another, police said.011
05/03/06Fallujah - a suicide bomber blew himself up while standing in a line of recruits outside Fallujah's police headquarters, killing 15 people and wounding 30... Thirteen of the dead were recruits and two were policemen, Ahmed said.13215
05/03/06Fallujah - police found the bodies of three soldiers from Fallujah who had been shot and dumped in Khaldiyah... On Sunday, the three men had graduated from basic training as part of the first all-Sunni class in the Iraqi army033
05/03/06MUSAYIB - Five people were killed and three wounded on Wednesday due to a tribal quarrel between two tribes near Musayib, 60 km (40 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.505
05/03/06NIBAI - The bodies of three people were found after they had been tortured and shot dead on Tuesday in Nibai, near Dujail, 90 km (55 miles) north of Baghdad, the Joint Coordination Centre of the U.S. and Iraqi military said.303
05/03/06SUWAYRA - On Wednesday night, gunmen broke into a house in the town of Suwayra, south of Baghdad, killing two brothers from the same family, and seriously wounding their mother and sister, police said.202
05/03/06TIKRIT - Gunmen gunned down a tailor on Wednesday in Tikrit, the Joint Coordination Centre said.101
05/03/06TIKRIT (near) - Gunmen killed an Iraqi soldier on Wednesday near Tikrit, 175 km (110 miles) north of Baghdad, said the Joint Coordination Centre run by the U.S. and Iraqi militaries.011
05/03/06YUSUFIYA - A policeman was killed and two others wounded, including a civilian, when a roadside bomb hit their patrol in Yusufiya, 15 km (9 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.011
05/02/06Baghdad - U.S. private security contractors on Tuesday shot dead an Iraqi ambulance crew member as the ambulance approached a site in northern Baghdad where the contractors' armed vehicle had been disabled by a roadside bomb101
05/02/06Baghdad - A bomb hidden in a parked minibus exploded in Baghdad's main wholesale market on Tuesday, killing two Iraqis and wounding five, police said. 202
05/02/06Baghdad - In the southern Baghdad neighbourhood of Al-Bayaa, a roadside bomb killed one civilian and wounded four101
05/02/06Baghdad - The bodies of four people, bearing signs of torture and with bullet holes in their heads, were found in Baghdad's Shula district, police said. 404
05/02/06Baghdad - Two civilians were killed and one was wounded in two drive-by shootings in two areas of the capital, Nafaq al-Shurta and Yarmouk, police said.202
05/02/06Baqouba - Gunmen attacked a quarry 25 miles north of Baqouba, killing a guard and kidnapping the quarry owner's son, police said. 101
05/02/06Baquba - Also west of Baquba, gunmen attacked a family travelling in a car, police said. One man was killed and two others were wounded in the attack.101
05/02/06Ramadi - Anbar Gov. Maamoun Sami Rashid al-Alwani narrowly escaped a suicide car bomb attack on his convoy as he headed to work in Ramadi...The attack killed 10 Iraqi civilians and wounded five of al-Alwani's bodyguards, the U.S. military said.10010
05/02/06Ramadi - On Tuesday, the bodies of four other Iraqi soldiers from that class were found in Ramadi, officials said.044
05/02/06Ramadi - Two civilians were killed and seven wounded during severe clashes between U.S. troops and insurgents, a source in the hospital said. 202
05/02/06Yusufiya (south of Baghdad) - The bodies of three people were found, tortured and shot dead, in Yusufiya, 15 km (9 miles) south of Baghdad on Tuesday, police said.303
05/01/06al-Askandariya - A suicide bomber detonated an explosive-laden car near a US army patrol Monday, killing one Iraqi civilian and wounding two others in al-Askandariya, 65 kilometers south of Baghdad, eyewitnesses said. 101
05/01/06Baghdad - A drive-by shooting also killed a Shiite grocer in his shop. And three roadside bombs went off, wounding two civilians101
05/01/06Baghdad - On Monday, at least 15 bullet-riddled bodies were found in the capital, Iraq's Interior Ministry said. The victims were men aged 20-40 years; all were handcuffed and blindfolded.15015
05/01/06Baghdad - police say they found the bodies of three men. Each had been handcuffed, blindfolded and sprayed with gunfire.303
 Total9691501119

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)