Sunday: 12 GIs, 1 Briton, 118 Iraqis Killed; 134 Iraqis Wounded

Updated at 12:45 a.m. EDT, May 7, 2007At least 118 Iraqis were killed or found dead and 134 Iraqis were wounded in violent attacks today; the largest a bombing in Bagdad that killed dozens. Twelve U.S. servicemembers were also reported killed, nine of them died today. A British soldier was also killed. Today, six GIs … Continue reading “Sunday: 12 GIs, 1 Briton, 118 Iraqis Killed; 134 Iraqis Wounded”

Saturday: 81 Iraqis Killed, 61 Wounded

Updated at 11:50 p.m. EDT, May 5, 2007At least 81 Iraqis were killed or found dead today and another 61 were wounded during violence. The most significant attack took place in western Baghdad when a suicide bomber detonated his cargo among a group of police recruits. No foreign deaths were reported.In the capital, a suicide … Continue reading “Saturday: 81 Iraqis Killed, 61 Wounded”

Friday: 6 GIs, 71 Iraqis Killed; 89 Iraqis Wounded

Updated at 12:45 a.m. EDT, May 5, 2007Violent activity was elevated for a Friday. At least 71 Iraqis were killed or found dead and 89 Iraqis were wounded. One foreign fighter identified as an al-Qaeda leader was killed as well. Also, the U.S. military today reported that five U.S. servicemembers were killed and 11 wounded … Continue reading “Friday: 6 GIs, 71 Iraqis Killed; 89 Iraqis Wounded”

Thursday: 2, GIs, 43 Iraqis, 4 Filipino Contractors Killed; 30 Iraqis Wounded

Updated at 12:59 a.m EDT, May 34, 2007Although very few reports of violence came out of Iraq today, at least one high-profile militant leader was killed and perhaps a second one as well. Overall, 43 Iraqis and four Filipinos were killed and 30 Iraqis were injured. In southern Baghdad, two U.S. soldiers were killed and … Continue reading “Thursday: 2, GIs, 43 Iraqis, 4 Filipino Contractors Killed; 30 Iraqis Wounded”

Wednesday: 3 GIs, 117 Iraqis Killed; 81 Iraqis Wounded

Updated at 1:07 a.m. EDT, May 3, 2007The U.S. military announced that about 4000 fresh troops arrived in the capital as part of a security crackdown that began several weeks ago. Throughout the country today, 117 Iraqis were killed or found dead and 81 were injured in violent attacks, including 33 suspected militia member killed … Continue reading “Wednesday: 3 GIs, 117 Iraqis Killed; 81 Iraqis Wounded”

Tuesday: 1 GI, 1 Briton, 63 Iraqis Killed, 47 Wounded; al-Masri Reported Killed

Updated at 6:30 p.m. EDT, May 1, 2007At least 63 Iraqis were killed or found dead and 47 Iraqis were wounded in violent attacks. In unconfirmed reports, the leader of al-Qaeda in Iraq, Abu Ayoub al-Masry, was reported killed as well. Also, one GI and one British soldier were killed in separate non-combat incidents. The … Continue reading “Tuesday: 1 GI, 1 Briton, 63 Iraqis Killed, 47 Wounded; al-Masri Reported Killed”

Monday: 1 Marine, 119 Iraqis Killed; 158 Iraqis Wounded

Updated at 1:06 a.m, May 1, 2007At least 119 Iraqis were killed or wounded today and another 158 Iraqis were injured, thanks to the ongoing violence in the country. Significant bombings took place in Baghdad and Mosul, while a police station was attack in Mosul. Also, a Marine was killed in Anbar province. The U.S. … Continue reading “Monday: 1 Marine, 119 Iraqis Killed; 158 Iraqis Wounded”

Sunday: 4 GIs, 1 British Soldier, 72 Iraqis Killed; 47 Iraqis Wounded

Updated at 12:35 a.m. EDT, April 30, 2007Violence subsided a day after a significant attack in Karbala. However, at least 72 Iraqis were reported killed and 47 wounded in violence today. Three American soldiers were killed in eastern Baghdad today, when they struck a roadside bomb; an Iraqi interpreter was also killed. Another GI was … Continue reading “Sunday: 4 GIs, 1 British Soldier, 72 Iraqis Killed; 47 Iraqis Wounded”

Saturday: 9 GIs, 163 Iraqis Killed; 222 Iraqis Wounded

Updated at 11:28 p.m. EDT, April 28, 2007On what would have been Saddam Hussein’s 70th birthday, a car bomb in Karbala killed or injured dozens near a holy shrine. Five Red Crescent workers were shot dead in Baghdad. Dumped bodies were found in Baghdad, Mosul, Mahmudiya, Baquba and Mahaweel as well. Overall, at least 163 … Continue reading “Saturday: 9 GIs, 163 Iraqis Killed; 222 Iraqis Wounded”

Friday: 3 GIs, 47 Iraqis Killed; 37 Iraqis Wounded

Updated at 11:59 p.m. EDT, April 27, 2007As usual, Fridays are quiet in Iraq, and this day was no exception. Only 47 Iraqis were reported killed or found dead and 37 Iraqis were wounded in attacks. Also, three Marines were killed in Anbar Province during combat operations.Friday is the weekly prayer day. In order to … Continue reading “Friday: 3 GIs, 47 Iraqis Killed; 37 Iraqis Wounded”