Updated at 12:28 a.m. EST, Mar. 25, 2007
At least 128
Iraqis were reported killed or found dead today and another 160 were wounded
in various incidents, including bomb attacks in Baghdad, Haswa, Qaim and Tal Afar.
Also, A U.S.
soldier was blasted dead in Baghdad on Friday, a second
was killed in combat in Anbar province, and a
third soldier succumbed on Wednesday to wounds received a week earlier
in a roadside bomb attack south of the capital.
U.S. air strikes killed
three gunmen in Ar Rutbah; a fourth
gunman detonated his bomb vest before he could be captured. Witnesses in Suwayra
claim that U.S. forces gunned
down a former Iraqi army officer and his driver while wounding a third Iraqi.
In Baghdad’s Doura neighborhood, a suicide
truck bomber killed 20 people and wounded 26 others at a police station. In
Abu Dsheer, a mortar shell killed
three and wounded seven more; later, another mortar fell and injured
five others. Another mortar attack, this one in Tariq area, killed
a woman and injured three more people from her family. Three
people were wounded during an explosion in Sadiya. Two
civilians were injured in the crossfire from a clash between Iraqi army and
gunmen in the Camp Sara area. The director
of the al-Karama hospital was gunned down in Bayaa. Also, 11
bodies were discovered in Baghdad and six
were fished out of the Tigris just south of town.
In Haswa, a suicide
truck bomber killed
11 people and wounded 45 more near a mosque.
Near the Syrian border
at Qaim, three simultaneous car bombs killed
20 and wounded 30 more.
bomber blew himself up in a Tal Afar marketplace, killing
eight and wounding ten people.
bodies were found in Fallujah. Four
people were killed in clashes between U.S. forces and gunmen.
Iraqi soldiers were killed and three wounded on Friday when they were attacked
Guards at the Wihda power station killed
five people who were attacking the facility last night.
body belonging to a military intelligence officer was found in Diwaniya.
Nine people were
wounded in Hilla when a roadside bomb was detonated.
A chlorine truck
bomb was discovered
in Ramadi before it could be used. Three
Iraqi soldiers were wounded when a joint U.S-Iraqi checkpoint was attacked.
followed an attack by gunmen at an army checkpoint in Hay al-Jamiya; at least
one soldier was killed and two
others were wounded.
gunmen were killed during clashes in Diyala.
was gunned down in Mosul, but two explosive devices were defused before they
could hurt anyone.
Southwest of Kirkuk, Iraqi army troops and gunmen clashed,
Iraqi soldiers dead and five more wounded.
bodies were found in Suwayra.
civilians were killed and three
wounded by mortars in Khan Bani Saad
people were kidnapped in Muqdadiyah.
bodies were found in and near Tikrit.
Compiled by Margaret