Updated at 11:58 p.m. EDT, July 5, 2007
At least 82 Iraqis
were killed and 87 more were wounded in the latest violence. In Mosul, Christians
have been ordered
to leave town or face beheadings. Also, two
MND-B soldiers were killed and two more were wounded when an explosively
formed projectile struck their vehicle in southern Baghdad. And, another American
soldier was killed in a non-combat incident yesterday.
were killed and 30 wounded during a car bombing targeting a wedding party
in Abu Dsheer. Two
guards were killed and two more were kidnapped during a bank robbery in Saidiya.
Iraqi soldiers were killed and 11 were injured during combat operations; one
gunmen was also killed. An IED injured
three policemen in Za'afaraniyah. U.S. troops killed
two people, including one wearing a bomb vest. In Doura, an IED killed
a civilian. Mortars in Doura and Mansour wounded
four people. A roadside bomb in Zayouna injured
a civilian. The head of the Doura municipality council escaped
an assassination attempt. Also, 24
unidentified bodies were found dumped in various neighborhoods.
was killed and six more were detained by Coalition forces near Sadr City.
In Samawa, three
people were killed and nine were wounded during clashes between security forces
and the Mahdi army.
Iraqi soldiers were killed and four were injured during a roadside bombing
In Iskandariya, the body
of a former Iraqi army officer was found. Mortars wounded two people late yesterday.
A roadside bomb in Kirkuk killed
one civilian and injured five people, including two policemen. A civilian
was killed and three others were wounded during a separate roadside bombing.
Also, four Christians, including Rev. George Sergon, were kidnapped.
an Iraqi translator who was working for U.S. forces in Kut.
In Ishaqi, gunmen ambushed a police commando convoy, killing
bodies were found north of Fallujah. A U.S. base came under a mortar
attack but no
casualties were reported.
A roadside bomb explosion in Khaneqeen
five Iraqi soldiers.
Iraqi soldiers were killed in al-Daniyah.
Iraqi soldiers were injured east of Baquba. A sniper shot
dead a policeman downtown. Five
guards were injured when gunmen attacked the home of the deputy governor of
head was found near a bridge in al-Jadida.
people were killed in an IED explosion while gunmen killed
another man in a separate incident.
The driver of a car that passed
too close to the British embassy in Basra was
injured when guard fired upon the car.
police commandos were injured during clashes in Balad.
the facilities protection service commander of the Wahda electric power substation.
Police commandos also arrested
U.S. forces destroyed
a mosque in Baiji.
Compiled by Margaret Griffis