Updated at 5:49 p.m. EDT, July 12, 2009
At least 23 Iraqis
were killed and 16 others were wounded across Iraq. Several weapons caches
discovered and confiscated at well. No Coalition deaths were reported.
Baghdad, a bomb in a Adhamiya wounded
six people; and unknown number of U.S. soldiers were injured
in the blast.. A bomb planted on a car belonging to the head of traffic police
injured him. In
Doura, two people were
wounded in a roadside bombing. Also, Iraqi security forces detained 52 people
across Baghdad; one
personnel member was killed and another was wounded.
a roadside bomb killed a civilian
in a car. Gunmen killed two
policemen during an ambush; a traffic
cop was injured. A grenade killed
one person and wounded a traffic policeman.
A roadside bomb in Kirkuk
one woman and wounded four others, including a police official; this was the
second time in two months, the official survived
an attack. Seven
gunmen were killed during a raid.
An explosion in Saraw village
killed two people.
In Tal Afar, a policeman
was killed during a bombing.
of seven kidnap victims were discovered near Tal Afar in the village of al-Mahalabiyah.
Ten suspects were arrested
In Yusufiya, eight suspects were detained.
Two suspects were found
in Basra and a cache of weapons was confiscated. At least seven other suspects
In Kut, a large cache of anti-tank missiles was found.
Two bombs were defused
in Maysan province.
Compiled by Margaret Griffis