Updated at 10:40 p.m EST, Nov. 4, 2007
At least 93 Iraqis were
killed or found dead and another 67 were wounded in the latest violence. Among
the incidents was the discovery of a mass grave near Ramadi, and the shooting
death of an Iranian pilgrim near Baghdad. Also, no Coalition soldiers were reported
Near Ramadi, Iraqi security forces discovered a mass
grave containing approximately 40 corpses and dozens of civilians cars believed
to have been seized by al-Qaeda connected militants.
dumped bodies were recovered. An IED in Harithiya left one
policeman dead and six others wounded. Two
people were wounded in the Karrada Mariam neighborhood. In Saidiya,
two female principals at different area schools. A Finance
Ministry adviser and his driver were gunned down in Jamiaa. Also, the
Iraqi army, with U.S. support, captured
12 suspects in the Adhamiya neighborhood; however, the Sunni Association
of Muslim Scholars condemned
the raid, which occurred at a religious college. Thirteen more suspects were arrested
in western Baghdad.
A car bomb in Samarra killed
five and wounded 15, including policemen; a second bomb was defused.
Two suicide bombers
a combined 19 people in the Bab Sinjar area, near Mosul.
Near Hibhib, three
Peshmerga troops were killed and five more were wounded during an attack.
A car bomb in Tikrit killed
three people and wounded 13 others. A child was among the dead. Also, three
bodies, including one belonging to a police lieutenant colonel, were found.
Motorcycle-riding gunmen killed
a policeman west of Kut yesterday. Also, the wife of a police officer
in a separate incident in the city.
Police in Garma arrested 30
suspects and discovered three
corpse was recovered in Abbasi.
soldier was killed and three more were wounded in Khalis. A child
was killed and a woman was injured during a mortar attack. Also, nine
bodies were discovered.
a policeman was killed in a drive-by shooting.
woman was killed and another was injured in Abu Saida
a woman in Seif Saad.
was found in Baquba.
Near Baquba, a blast at a house killed
a woman and a girl in a neighboring home; a man
was also injured. A roadside bomb near town killed
one person, and a severed
head was found nearby.
Near Baghdad, an Iranian pilgrim was killed
during an armed attack near a passenger bus. A woman
was also injured during the incident.
British troops in Basra
destroyed a missile launching facility in the al-Shoala area. No
casualties were reported.
people were killed during clashes in Buhriz.
A joint U.S.-Iraqi
a funeral in Diwaniya and arrested 23 suspects. Two people were detained
earlier in a separate incident.
Also, tensions over the Kurdistan Workers
Party (PKK) have now left one dead and four wounded in northeastern Syria
during a demonstration.
Thousands of Kurds attended a funeral for the dead youth. Kurds populate regions
in Syria, Iraq, Turkey, Iran and Armenia. Meanwhile, eight Turkish soldiers held
by PKK rebels were released.
Compiled by Margaret Griffis