Updated at 11:45 p.m EST, Dec. 9, 2007
Baiji was again the scene
of an attack that left several people dead or injured. Overall, 46 Iraqis were
killed or found dead and another 28 were wounded throughout the country. No
Coalition deaths were reported. Also, officials have banned
the use of government vehicles that lack license places in order to curb their
use in attacks.
In Baghdad, mortars injured into Karrada
injuring two people.
One person was killed
and two were injured during a mortar attack in Rashidiyah. Five
unidentified bodies were found. No
casualties were reported after a mortar attack on the Green Zone. Also, Iraqi
soldiers shot and killed
a person wearing a suicide vest.
A roadside bomb in Hilla killed
the provincial police chief and five guards.
In Baiji, two
Iraqi soldiers were killed and seven others were wounded when a suicide bomber
attacked a checkpoint.
During a drive-by shooting, gunmen killed
an Iraq army colonel in Numaniya.
In Kut, kidnapped
a chauffeur working for the head of the anti-crime department; a man riding in
the same car was released.
In Shurqat, gunmen bombed the home of
a neighborhood patrol member. Three
family members were hurt in the explosion.
one was injured during an attack on a Ninevah provincial councilman in Mosul.
a young Christian woman an the al-Nabi Younes marketplace.
Baquba, two men
were killed in a police raid. Gunmen then attacked the police, killing
two policemen and injuring six more. U.S. troops were then called in and wounded
three residents during an air attack.
policeman was injured during a roadside bombing in Kirkuk.
head belonging to a kidapped policeman was found in Wassit.
nine suspects and arrested 49 more throughout the country. Thirteen
bodies belonging to "terrorists" were discovered in an unspecified
location. Near Mosul, three suspects were detained.
Iraqi army soldiers were wounded during security operations. Also, an arms
stockpile was discovered
near Basra and second one was found
Compiled by Margaret Griffis