Updated at 11:01 a.m. EST, Feb. 11, 2007
At least 87 Iraqis were killed and 41 wounded in various incidents.
Also, U.S. authorities reported that three
GIs were killed and four wounded yesterday during an explosion in the
Diyala province. Also, U.S forces killed
an American contractor on Monday.
American soldiers were killed and four wounded in the Diyala province
yesterday when a building they were searching suddenly exploded. So far in February,
36 GIs have been killed in Iraq. Also, British bases in Basra came under mortar
and rocket attack, but no
casualties were reported there. An American
contractor died Monday at Camp Anaconda during what is being described as
"an escalation of force incident." Also, in Duluiya, U.S. forces commandeered
several private homes.
In Baghdad, a suicide car bomber killed
five and wounded 10 outside a bakery in the Karrada district. In the eastern
al-Kamaliyah area, a separate car bomb killed
three and wounded six people. Shi’ite gunmen stormed Sunni homes in the
Ghazaliya neighborhood where they killed
one person and wounded five others. An Iraqi
army officer was killed during a drive-by shooting in the Abu Ghraib area.
girl was killed in crossfire between rival groups. Clashes broke out in
the Adhamiyah area, but no
casualties were reported. Also, 30
bodies were found throughout the city.
bodies were discovered in the area around Kut.
police officers and seven civilians were injured when a bomb blew up outside
the governor of Ninevah’s office.
In Mussayab, gunmen stormed a home where they killed
three and wounded two more members of the same family. A roadside bomb killed
one person in a separate incident. Two
women and a man died when a mortar round fell on their home.
A suicide car bomb targeted a checkpoint in Tal Afar; one
Iraqi soldier was killed and five people were wounded including three civilians.
A mortar round fell on Iskandariya where it killed
In al-Thawra, one
policeman was killed and another wounded in a drive-by shooting; three
civilians were wounded in a related car bombing.
Gunmen in Hilla shot
dead three people and wounded two others during drive-by shooting; women
were among the dead and injured.
Mortars fell in Mosul, but no
casualties were reported.
Clashes erupted in Haditha and Ramadi, but no
casualties have as yet been reported.
Compiled by Margaret Griffis