Updated at 11:45 p.m. EDT, Sept. 11, 2007
No major attacks were
reported today, but 79 Iraqis were killed and 38 more were wounded during
numerous smaller incidents. One
unidentified foreigner was killed and 11 GIs were wounded during indirect
fire at Camp Victory.
In Baghdad, 12
unidentified bodies were scattered among several neighborhoods. A roadside
bomb in Mansour left one
dead and five wounded. In Bayaa, mortar fire wounded
seven people. Also, U.S forces killed
six suspects and wounded five in a southern neighborhood. Meanwhile,
a large fire of unknown origin burned
in the Muaaskar al-Rashid industrial area.
U.S.-led raids in Sadr
nine militant suspects dead and eight more were detained, according to military
sources. As many as three
more people were killed and 10 were wounded during operations early this morning,
said hospital officials.
Kurdish police, security forces and gunmen clashed
in Qara Tara. Two
policemen were killed and 12 others were wounded. Ten gunmen also died and
15 more were detained.
Iraqi army soldiers were killed and one wounded during an armed attack in
Gunmen stormed the Basra home of an aide working
for top Shi’ite cleric Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani and killed
gunmen were killed during joint U.S.-Iraqi operations in Muqdadiyah.
In Diwaniya, one
civilian was killed and one gunman was wounded during clashes at a police
Iraqi policemen were killed in separate incidents in Mosul. During
an armed attack on a home, an Iraqi
soldier and his father were killed.
A roadside bomb in Kirkuk
two policemen. Gunmen killed
an Iraqi army officer who was returning to his unit.
Iraqi policemen were killed during an armed attack on a checkpoint near Qaiyara.
In Riyadh, a security
officer was killed.
was found dumped in Abbasi.
A student was kidnapped
U.S. operations at several locations in northern
Iraq left eight
al-Qaeda suspects dead and another 15 were detained. Military authorities
reported that at least three
lookouts were killed along with an unspecified number of gunmen inside a safehouse
in Arab Jabour last Thursday.
Also, 18 suspects were released
in Karbala after it was determined they were not involved in clashes that
occurred three weeks ago. And, 112 detainees were released
elsewhere as part of Ramadan celebrations.
Compiled by Margaret