Updated at 8:42 p.m. EST, March 3, 2009
At least three Iraqis
were killed and 11 more were wounded in the latest attacks. One
U.S. soldier was killed in Mosul during a mortar attack. Also, Baghdad
police said 12 previously unreported bodies were found in Baghdad during February.
Meanwhile, the U.S. military said
that it was about halfway through its goal of transferring 26,000 Iraqi detainees
to Iraqi authorities.
In Baghdad, a roadside bomb wounded
two people in southeastern Baghdad. A bomb left no
casualties at the Allawi bus station. A body
was found chopped to pieces. Also police admitted that 12
unidentified bodies were recovered across Baghdad during the last month.
In Baquba, eight
people were injured during a roadside bombing. Five suspects were detained.
Gunmen in Mosul killed a
civilian. No casualties
were reported after several rockets struck a U.S. base.
was killed as he was trying to prevent the kidnapping of his son. Five suspects
were captured. A joint U.S.-Iraqi
security team found a weapons
cache. Two rocket launch pads were discovered.
soldier was killed and another was wounded in Balad Ruz.
broke out near Kut. One
policeman was killed.
Eight followers of Shi'ite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr
were freed in Babel
province after they were cleared of any wrongdoing.
Two hostages were
Several Katyusha rockets were found
A large weapons cache was found
near Fallujah. Also, 18 missile pads were found.
A large cache of ammunition and C4 explosives was found
A large cache of C4 explosives was found
in Dhi Qar province.
A weapons cache was found
Fourteen suspects were detained
Six suspects were arrested
Compiled by Margaret Griffis