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-11
DateIncidentCivilianISFTotal
05/30/11BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb that exploded near a minibus killed one passenger and wounded four others in Baghdad's northern Shaab district, an Interior Ministry source said.101
05/30/11KIRKUK - Two civilians were killed when a roadside bomb went off southwest of Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.202
05/30/11MOSUL - Gunmen killed Arkan Jihad, a deputy director of the state-run North Cement Company, while he was driving to his office in his vehicle in the west of Mosul city, a local security official said.101
05/30/11MOSUL - Two policemen were killed by gunmen at a checkpoint in the western part of the city of Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, a local police source said.022
05/29/11BAGHDAD - Two bombs that exploded in quick succession near a liquor shop killed one civil defence worker and wounded six other people, including four Iraqi soldiers in Abu Ghraib on the western outskirts of Baghdad, police said.101
05/29/11MASHAHIDAH - Armed men killed an off-duty policeman in Mashahidah, 20 km (12 miles), north of Baghdad , an interior ministry source said.011
05/28/11KIRKUK - The bullet-ridden body of an unidentified man was found on Friday on a road in the southern part of the city of Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
05/26/11BAGHDAD - A suicide bomber wearing an explosive belt approached a group of Iraqi army personnel and blew himself up, killing three soldiers and wounding seven at Abu Ghraib in Baghdad's western outskirts, an army official said.033
05/26/11BAGHDAD - Gunmen opened fire and killed two policemen who were sitting inside their vehicle at Abu Ghraib in Baghdad's western outskirts, police said. The attackers then set the vehicle on fire.022
05/26/11GARMA - A roadside bomb went off and killed two police lieutenant colonels on Wednesday in the town of Garma, 30 km (20 miles) northwest of Baghdad, local police said022
05/25/11Kirkuk - A roadside bomb killed a police colonel and wounded two of his bodyguards in a southern part of Kirkuk, police said.011
05/25/11Kirkuk - Police found the body of a man with bullet wounds to the head in central Kirkuk late on Tuesday, police said.101
05/24/11BAGHDAD - Gunmen killed a police colonel late on Monday in eastern Baghdad, an interior ministry source said.011
05/24/11BAGHDAD - One civilian was killed and 12 wounded when a parked car bomb exploded in the Saidiya district of southern Baghdad, an interior ministry source said.101
05/24/11Mosul -Gunmen using weapons equipped with silencers attacked an Iraqi army checkpoint and killed two soldiers late on Monday in western Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.022
05/23/11BAGHDAD - A bomb attached to a taxi killed the driver and wounded the passenger in the Baghdad's western district of Ghazaliya, an Interior Ministry source said.101
05/23/11KIRKUK - A parked car bomb targeted a passing police convoy and killed two civilians and wounded 14 more including some policemen in southern Kirkuk, north of Baghdad, police said. A local police commander was also wounded.202
05/23/11KIRKUK - Gunmen shot indiscriminately, killing a woman in al-Riyadh town southwest of Kirkuk, police said101
05/23/11KIRKUK - Gunmen shot indiscriminately, killing a woman in al-Riyadh town southwest of Kirkuk, police said101
05/22/11BAGHDAD - A parked car bomb left near to the College of Management and Economics in Binoog District northern Baghdad, blew up, killing a civilian and wounding five, including two policemen, an Interior Ministry source said.101
05/22/11BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb planted near a hospital went off, killing two civilians and wounding another seven in Sadr City, northeastern Baghdad, a police source said.202
05/22/11BAGHDAD - Four roadside bombs plus a parked car bomb targeted a Federal Police base in Amil District, southwestern Baghdad, killing two civilians and wounding 15 including three policemen, an Interior Ministry source said.202
05/22/11KIRKUK - Gunmen in a speeding car shot dead a civilian on Saturday in southeastern Kirkuk, police said.101
05/22/11KIRKUK - Gunmen using silenced weapons shot dead a civilian guard and wounded his daughter in southern Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
05/22/11MOSUL - A roadside bomb targeting an Iraqi Army patrol killed one civilian and wounded two soldiers in eastern Mosul, police said.202
05/22/11TAJI - At least 11 Iraqi troops were killed when a suicide bomber blew up his car among a group of soldiers investigating a car bomb near a checkpoint in Taji, 20 kilometers (12 miles) north of Baghdad, a security spokesman said.01111
05/22/11TUZ KHURMATO - A bomb attached to an Iraqi army vehicle killed three soldiers in Tuz Khurmato, 160km (105 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.033
05/21/11KIRKUK - A roadside bomb targeting an Iraqi army patrol, killed two soldiers and wounded two others in the southwest of Kirkuk on Friday, police said.022
05/21/11KIRKUK - An off-duty policeman and his brother were killed when gunmen stormed his house in northern Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.112
05/21/11MOSUL - Gunmen opening fire at a police checkpoint killed one policeman in western Mosul late on Friday, police said.011
05/21/11MOSUL - Two policemen were killed and eight others wounded when two successive roadside bombs went off in central Mosul...north of Baghdad on Friday, police said. The second bomb exploded when security forces gathered at the scene.022
05/20/11BAGHDAD - Gunmen equipped with silenced weapons shot dead Col. Nameer Khazaal, an officer working for the local forensics office in Baghdad's southwestern district of Bayaa, an Interior Ministry source said.011
05/20/11BAGHDAD - Gunmen using silenced weapons shot dead two employees working at the Iraqi intelligence facility in western Baghdad, an Interior Ministry source.202
05/20/11BAQUBA - A roadside bomb exploded near a house of Saadoun al- Mashaikhi, a mosque imam while he was returning from prayer, wounding him and killing two people, including his son in southern Baquba northeast of Baghdad, police said.202
05/19/11BAGHDAD - A sticky bomb attached to a cleric's car blew up in central Baghdad, killing the cleric and wounding two passers-by, an Interior Ministry source said.101
05/19/11BAQUBA - A parked car bomb targeting the convoy of police Lieutenant-Colonel Abdul Hameed al-Shimari, the emergency response unit commander in Diyala province, killed two civilians and wounded 10 people in Baquba202
05/19/11KIRKUK - Two car bombs and a sticky bomb exploded near police headquarters, killing up to 25 people and wounding more than 60, in the northern city of Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, security and hospital sources said.25025
05/19/11QAIYARA - A roadside bomb exploded near an Iraq army patrol, killing four soldiers, in the town of Qaiyara, 290 km (180 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.044
05/18/11BAGHDAD - A sticky bomb attached to a civilian's car blew up in central Baghdad, killing him and wounding a passer-by, an Interior Ministry source said.101
05/18/11BAGHDAD - Sticky bombs attached to two oil tanker trucks went off, killing one driver and wounding the other, late on Tuesday in the Amil district of southwestern Baghdad, an Interior Ministry source said.101
05/17/11BAGHDAD - Gunmen using silenced weapons shot dead Colonel Jasim Mohammed of the Interior Ministry's criminal investigation department in the Amil district of southwestern Baghdad, an Interior Ministry source said.011
05/17/11KIRKUK - Police found the body of man with gunshot wounds in the head in northern Kirkuk, police said.101
05/17/11MOSUL - Gunmen shot dead an employee of an arts college in front of his house in eastern Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
05/16/11BAGHDAD - Gunmen opened fire at a police patrol and killed one policeman in the southern Baghdad district of Ilaam, an Interior Ministry source said.011
05/16/11KIRKUK - A bomb attached to a car killed the driver in central Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
05/16/11KIRKUK - Police found the bullet-riddled body of a local Sunni militia leader who was kidnapped five days ago in Hawija , 70 km (43 miles) southwest of Kirkuk, police said.101
05/15/11BAGHDAD - Gunmen wearing police uniforms stormed a house and killed three men in southern Baghdad, an Interior Ministry source said.303
05/15/11BAGHDAD - One person was killed and nine others wounded when nine Katyusha rockets landed in Baghdad's fortified Green Zone, where the U.S. embassy and Iraqi government officials' houses are located...101
05/14/11FALLUJA - Police found a mass grave with the remains of 20 bodies in southern Falluja, 50 km (32 miles) west of Baghdad, police said.20020
05/13/11KIRKUK - A car bomb killed one person and wounded 16 others, including three policemen, two women and three children, when it went off in southern Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, Kirkuk police operations room said.101
05/13/11RAMADI - Gunmen using silenced weapons killed a man inside his shop on Tuesday evening in central Ramadi, 100 km (60 miles) west of Baghdad, police said.101
05/12/11HILLA - Police found the body of a teenager bearing signs of torture in a town near the city of Hilla, 100 km (60 miles) south of Baghdad, a Babil province police official said.101
05/12/11MUSSAYAB - Police found the bodies of two men with gunshot wounds in the town of Mussayab, 60 km (40 miles) south of Baghdad, a Babil province police official said.404
05/11/11BAGHDAD - Gunmen shot dead Brigadier-General Abd al-Hussein al-Kadhimi, head of the Iraqi police vehicles department, near his home in central Baghdad, police said.011
05/11/11KIRKUK - Two people were killed and eight were wounded when a bomb exploded near a mosque in southern Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, the city's deputy police chief said.202
05/11/11MOSUL - Gunmen shot dead a former Iraqi Army brigadier general after in northeastern Mosul, police said.101
05/11/11MOSUL - Gunmen shot dead an off-duty policeman and wounded another at a market in central Mosul, police said.011
05/11/11MOSUL - Police said they found the body of a 5-year-old boy from a Christian family who had been kidnapped 10 days ago in northern Mosul...The kidnappers had initially demanded a ransom, they said.101
05/10/11BAGHDAD - A bomb attached to the vehicle of Salam Abdullah, a director general of the Iraqi Cement State Company, killed him when it went off in Baghdad's southern Doura district101
05/10/11TIKRIT - A roadside bomb targeting a police patrol killed one policeman and wounded three others, including a policeman, when it went off in Tikrit...Hakim al-Jibouri, a police lieutenant colonel in Tikrit011
05/09/11BAGHDAD - A sticky bomb attached to the car of Hassan Jasim, a leader at the Supreme Islamic Iraqi Council (ISCI), killed him in northeast Baghdad, an Interior Ministry source said.011
05/09/11KIRKUK - Gunmen in a speeding car opened fire and killed an off-duty policeman in the city of Kirkuk, police said.011
05/09/11MOSUL - A border policeman was killed in a clash with smugglers on the Iraqi-Syrian border late on Sunday in western Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.011
05/09/11TAL AFAR - Gunmen using weapons equipped with silencers shot dead an electricity operator, late on Sunday in Tal Afar, about 420 km (260 miles) northwest of Baghdad, police said.101
05/08/11BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb killed a civilian and wounded three others when it went off in Baghdad's southern Doura district, an Interior Ministry source said.101
05/08/11BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb went off and killed two civilians in Baghdad's northwestern Shula district, an Interior Ministry source said.202
05/08/11BAGHDAD - At least 18 people were killed in fighting between security officers and prisoners at an Iraqi Interior Ministry jail complex in Baghdad, said Major-General Qassim al-Moussawi, Baghdad's security spokesman.18018
05/08/11HAWIJA - Two police officers were killed during a raid on a house when a suspected insurgent inside the house opened fire on them in Hawija, 210 km (130 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.022
05/07/11BAGHDAD - Gunmen in a speeding car, using silenced weapons, killed a policeman in Baghdad's central Karrada district late on Friday, an Interior Ministry source said.011
05/05/11HILLA - At least 16 people were killed and 41 wounded when a car bomb exploded in Iraq's southern city of Hilla, 100 km (60 miles) south of Baghdad, medical and police sources said.16016
05/05/11TUZ KHURMATO - A roadside bomb went off near a Kurdish security forces patrol, killing two security members and wounding four, including two civilians, in the town of Tuz Khurmato, 170 km (105 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.022
05/04/11BAGHDAD - Gunmen in a speeding car, using silenced weapons, killed a Finance Ministry employee in Baghdad's northern district of Shaab, an Interior Ministry source said.101
05/04/11BAGHDAD - Gunmen in a speeding car, using silenced weapons, killed a policeman in Baghdad's northern district of Qahira, an Interior Ministry source said.011
05/04/11KERBALA - Two bombs killed three farmers and wounded four others, in an agricultural area north of the Shi'ite holy city of Kerbala...Three more bombs were found in the same area but were defused.303
05/04/11MOSUL - A sticky bomb attached to a vehicle killed its driver in northern Mosul, police said.101
05/04/11MOSUL - Gunmen stopped two trucks and killed their drivers west of Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said202
05/03/11BAGHDAD - A sticky bomb attached to the car of a Baghdad municipality female employee killed her when it went off in eastern Baghdad, an Interior Ministry source said.101
05/03/11BAGHDAD - Gunmen on a speeding motorcycle using silenced weapons killed two civilians late on Monday in Baghdad's northwestern Hurriya District, an Interior Ministry source said.202
05/03/11MOSUL - A roadside bomb killed one policeman and wounded five others when it went off in a town east of Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.011
05/03/11MOSUL - Gunmen using silenced weapons killed a civilian in front of his house late on Monday in western Mosul, police said.101
05/02/11BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb exploded near a police station, killing three civilians and wounding 14, in Baghdad's northeastern Sadr City district, an Interior Ministry source said.303
05/01/11BAGHDAD - Gunmen in a speeding car used silenced weapons to shoot at a car being driven by Iraqi army colonel Mustafa Hasan, killing him and wounding his wife in central Baghdad, an Interior Ministry source said. 011
05/01/11KIRKUK - Armed men in a speeding car using silenced weapons shot dead a Kurdish intelligence officer, Lieutenant Colonel Nawzad Talabani, in southern Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, police in Kirkuk said.011
05/01/11MOSUL - A suicide bomber killed 8 people, including five soldiers, and wounded 19, including two soldiers, when he blew himself up at an Iraqi army checkpoint next to a market in eastern Mosul...358
05/01/11MOSUL - Gunmen shot dead a policeman in western Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.011
05/01/11RAMADI - Gunmen with silenced weapons attacked a police checkpoint, killing two policemen, in central Ramadi, 100 km (60 miles) west of Baghdad, according to a police source.022
05/01/11TAJI - Eight insurgents wearing Iraqi army uniforms stormed the house of a Ministry of Industry worker, killing him and his daughter, in Taji, an Interior Ministry source said.202
05/01/11TAJI - gunmen using silenced weapons shot dead a policeman who was assigned to provide security for the judge, at the officer's home nearby, the source said.011
05/01/11TAJI - Insurgents detonated bombs at the house of a judge, Tuma Jabar Lafta, killing him, his wife and two daughters in Taji, 20 km (12 miles) north of Baghdad, an Interior Ministry source said. 404
 Total15865223

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)