Updated at 10:10 p.m. EST, Jan. 17, 2009
At least six Iraqis
were killed and six more were wounded in the latest attacks. Also, one
U.S. soldier was killed during an I.E.D attack in Baghdad yesterday.
In Baghdad, two civilians
were wounded during a roadside bombing in Ameriya. A driver
was killed and a bystander was wounded during a separate bombing that targeted
a municipal vehicle in Yarmouk. Also, five suspects were arrested in eastern
neighborhoods, while several election violators were detained.
In Mosul, a bomb blast injured
a woman. Two other bombs were defused. Gunmen killed
two men who were guarding cell phone tower. A man
was injured in a roadside bombing. Two
Iraqi soldiers on foot patrol were shot dead. An off-duty policeman
was shot and killed. Also, two gunmen were arrested.
A roadside bomb wounded
a driver near Kirkuk.
A new police chief took
over the reins in Wassit province.
Four I.E.D.s were defused
Six suspects were detained
Compiled by Margaret Griffis