Updated at 10:45 p.m. EDT, Aug. 18, 2007
In what was an unusually
quiet Saturday, at least 32 Iraqis were killed and 46 more were wounded
in the latest attacks. No foreign military deaths were reported.
18 dumped bodies
were recovered. Also, a mortar attack left one
person dead and six more wounded in the Saha district.
and rocket fire in Khalis killed
seven people, including an infant, and wounded
bodies, all bearing gunshots to the head, were found in Iskandariya.
officer was killed in a drive-by shooting in Hilla.
killed two militants
and detained 16 more in unspecified locations. Thirty-eight more suspects were
by Iraqi forces near Hawija, and five were arrested
U.S. forces and the Mahdi Army fought in Kut,
casualties were as yet reported.
A sniper near Fallujah, in the Al
Bu Awda area, wounded
two police recruits.
was wounded in Ankawa when gunmen opened fire.
Over the past
three days, Iran has been intermittently shelling positions in northeast Iraq.
Two women were
Compiled by Margaret Griffis