Updated at 12:15 p.m EDT, June 7, 2007
At least 90 Iraqis were
killed or found dead today and another 95 Iraqis were wounded during
violent incidents. An American
MND-B soldier was killed and two more wounded yesterday in the capital.
British soldier was killed and three others wounded when they came under
a small arms attack today near Basra.
In Baghdad, 32
bodies were found dumped in several locations. Two bombs in Sadr City killed
five and wounded 15 others. In the Abu Ghraib suburb, five
people were killed and 12 injured during an attack on an army checkpoint.
Residents of Bayaa repulsed
an attack on a government building after the building’s guards ran out of ammunition.
A car bombing in the Talbiya district left five
dead and 15 wounded. In they Saidiya neighborhood mortars fell but no
injuries were reported. Two
Iraqi soldiers were wounded during clashes in Doura. Also, attacks
on Christian targets continue.
In Mosul, a female
journalist was killed at her home despite her having used pseudonyms to avoid
bodies were found scattered around town.
Near the Syrian border at
Rabea, a suicide
bomber killed 10 people, while wounding
at least 30 Iraqis and
five British contractors.
A senior police officer’s convoy was attacked
near Tikrit; two
bodyguards were wounded. Four
gunmen were injured during separate security operations.
people were wounded during a botched suicide
truck attack at a police checkpoint near Ramadi; police fired at the
driver and blew the truck up before it reached its destination.
bodies bearing gunshot and torture marks were found near Mahmuhdiya.
The bodies of
five kidnap victims were found in farmland near Fallujah.
accountant and his three sons were found dead today in Basra. Last
night, a bank manager was kidnapped.
Near Khalis, gunmen attacked a minibus carrying students belonging
to the Obeid tribe; seven were kidnapped.
In the greater Hilla area, a child
was wounded while several gunmen were being arrested. Also, the body
of a judge was discovered in a small river.
A security forces building
last night near Baiji.
Iraqi soldiers reported killing
eight suspects in unspecified locations.
killed three people and wounded six in Samarra. At least two
more people were killed and three wounded.
officer was gunned down in front of his Diwaniyah home.
by Margaret Griffis