Updated at 11:00 p.m. EDT, Sept. 25, 2007
During continued Ramadan
violence, 49 Iraqis were killed or found dead and 71 more were wounded.
Also, a Task
Force Lightning soldier was killed during an explosion in Diyala province.
In Baghdad, eight
bodies were found, mostly in western neighborhoods. A pair of car bombs killed
six and wounded 20 others in the Zayouna district. One
person was killed and four were wounded during a roadside bombing in Khamaliya.
In Karrada, a roadside bomb wounded
seven people. Also, a roadside bomb was detonated
near a U.S. patrol in Kadhimiya; U.S. troops sealed off the area.
A suicide car
bomber in Basra killed
three and wounded 20 during an attack on a police station.
a suicide bomber
detonated his vest near a police colonel; ten
were wounded, including the police officer and a judge.
car bomber targeted the head of the Hawija City Council; the
chairman, two guards, and a civilian were wounded. This was the fifth assassination
attempt on him.
policemen were killed and another wounded during a roadside bombing in the
al-Shuhada neighborhood of Fallujah.
more people were reported dead after a suicide bombing yesterday in Baquba.
prominent men of the province were among the casualties.
corpse of a man who had also been shot was found in Kirkuk. A roadside
two people. A civilian
was injured during a roadside bombing in Wahid Huzairan. Also, gunmen
up a natural gas pipeline; no casualties were reported, but firefighters are
battling a large blaze.
Near Tuz Khormato, an Iraqi contractor
working for U.S. troops was kidnapped.
Two men were killed
as they were trying to plant a roadside bomb. Also, a Peshmerga
commander was killed in front of his Kifri district home.
in Riyadh caused
damage to a home.
The Iraqi army killed
four suspects and arrested 31 in various locations. Six
gunmen were killed during clashes in Tal Afar.
A bomb targeting
a police patrol in Khaldiya left one
American troops in Tikrit killed
three people, including a 90-year-old man, who were relatives of a tribal
chief. U.S. forces arrested
seven in Baghdad including a man suspected of weapons distribution.
Iraqi police arrested
two Mahdi army members in Diwaniya.
Joint U.S-Iraqi personnel arrested
four suspects in Kirkuk.
Coalition troops killed
five suspects and arrested 22 more in north and central locations. During
an operation in Baiji troops captured three suspects but a woman
and child were injured during the incident.
Compiled by Margaret