Updated at 12:20 a.m. EST, Nov. 6, 2007
At least 34 Iraqis
were killed and 12 more were wounded during light violence that followed an
active Sunday. No Coalition troops were reported killed. Also, the Red Crescent
a new report describing the urgent situation of the 2.3 million internally displaced
The Multi-National Force is reporting
that a body found in Iraq does not belong to a missing U.S. soldier. The Iraqi
Ministry of Defense had earlier said the body belonged to a soldier who has been
missing since May.
In Baghdad, gunmen in Jamiaa killed
a Khadhra councilman. A roadside bomb killed
one person and wounded four more in Baladiyat. In Zaafaraniyah,
a bomb killed 2 people
and wounded seven more, including a soldier and a policeman. A civil
servant was assassinated in the Ghadeer neighborhood. The body
of a kidnapped guard who works for a former Iraqi Deputy Prime Minister was found.
Also, three dumped bodies
bodies were recovered in Mosul. In the evening four
more bodies were discovered in the Muthanna neighborhood. Gunmen also killed
a government employee in Muthanna.
Gunmen attacked and killed
a lieutenant colonel and his escort in Tikrit.
Two doctors were
as they left a hospital in Baquba.
A British convoy came under attack
in Basra, but no
casualties were reported. The head of the Environmental Dept. escaped
an assassination attempt as well.
was injured during a roadside bombing in Jalawla.
bodies were found between Tikrit and Dour.
casualites were reported after the U.S. forces at the Balad air base
came under mortar attack.
Police arrested four suspects in Karbala,
and 51 detainees were released
due to lack of evidence.
A policewoman was arrested
A school principal was kidnapped
U.S. soldiers killed
three people suspected of planting a roadside bomb near Salman Pak.
In Buhriz, Joint U.S. and Iraqi troops killed
seven suspects and arrested 20 more. Joint troops detained
81 suspects in Suwayra on Friday. Three suspects were arrested
in Ramadi. Another 18 were captured
in the Kirkuk region. And, eleven Sadrists were also arrested.
In Turkey, two Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) rebels were killed
during a Turkish military operation in Sirnak province.
by Margaret Griffis