Updated at 6:25 p.m. EST, Nov. 24, 2007
At least 32 Iraqis
were killed and 40 more were wounded in the latest attacks. The fallout from
yesterday's bombings in Baghdad and Mosul conitinues as well. No Coalition casualties
The numbers from yesterday’s attacks in Baghdad and
Mosul have risen. Two of the wounded from the pet market attack in the capital
and the death count in the Mosul blasts now stand at 21, up by nine
deaths. These figures are not included in today’s tally.
In an online
video, nine police
commando hostages were shown being executed at an unknown location.
In Baghdad, four
dumped bodies were found in three neighborhoods. One
Iraqi soldier and two civilians were wounded during a twin roadside bombing
in the Jadriya neighborhood. A separate IED wounded
two members of a police anti-crime unit.
A car bomb killed
three police rangers and wounded 11 others in Samarra. The city is
under a curfew imposed
for a security operation.
In Mosul, a child
was wounded during random gunfire in al-Thawra. Separately, a woman
was injured by gunfire in al-Zangali. Also, in al-Zangali, a bomb injured
a policeman and a civilian.
of a policeman was found in Tuz Khormato. He had been kidnapped a couple
of days ago.
bodies bearing gunshot and torture wounds were found near Fallujah in al-Saqlawiyah.
On Thursday mortars landed on a coalition military base in Balad, where
they killed an
Iraqi citizen and wounded two more.
grave possibly dating to the Iran-Iraq war was found in al-Zubair.
was found in Wajihiya.
In Kanaan, the Diyala police chief's
son was abducted.
workers were attacked and injured in Diyala province.
civilians were injured when an IED blasted a minibus in Mussayib.
in al-Nasr, a chauffeur was kidnapped.
A bomb in Samarra caused no casualties.
is under a
curfew as security forces conduct an operation to rid the city of militant
gunmen. During one raid, soldiers found
a chained hostage. Thirty suspects have been detained
U.S. forces killed
a suspect and detained 10 others in central and northern Iraq. Iraqi forces
eight gunmen in Mahmudiya. Four gunmen were arrested
in Balad. In Diwaniya, 126 suspects were detained.
Meanwhile, four detainees were released
in Basra. Two suspects were arrested in Tal Afar. Also, one
police officer and three soldiers were killed during security operations and
Also, a Kurdish rebel was killed and a Turkish soldier
was injured during clashes
in Turkey’s Sirnak province, which is near the Iraqi border.
by Margaret Griffis