Monday: 4 GIs, 109 Iraqis Killed; 4 GIs, 47 Iraqis Injured

Updated at 11:09 p.m. EST, Nov. 13, 2006 After a violently active Sunday, Monday followed suit with at least 109 Iraqis killed and 47 more injured. American officials added the news that four American soldiers were killed and another four injured in separate events. Also, Turkish offcials released the news that a kidnapped Turk had … Continue reading “Monday: 4 GIs, 109 Iraqis Killed; 4 GIs, 47 Iraqis Injured”

Sunday: 3 GIs, 4 UK Troops, 217 Iraqis Killed; 3 UK Troops, 146 Iraqis Wounded

Updated at 11:58 a.m. EST, Nov. 13, 2006 Sunday’s casualty tally quickly rose to 217 Iraqis either killed or found dead and another 149 Iraqis injured after a suicide bomb attack in Baghdad and the discovery of 75 corpses in Baqouba. Foreign servicemembers were also subject to violence. Today, four British servicemen were killed, three … Continue reading “Sunday: 3 GIs, 4 UK Troops, 217 Iraqis Killed; 3 UK Troops, 146 Iraqis Wounded”

Saturday: 2 Coalition soldiers, 61 Iraqis Killed; 50 Kidnapped

Updated at 11:05 p.m EST, Nov. 11, 2006 As the Veteran’s Day holiday is observed in the United States, the War in Iraq continues without a pause. Two Coalition soldiers were killed and another two injured. A translator for U.S forces was kidnapped, and at least 61 Iraqis were killed or found dead and 51 … Continue reading “Saturday: 2 Coalition soldiers, 61 Iraqis Killed; 50 Kidnapped”

Friday: 5 GIs, 62 Iraqis Killed; 2 GIs, 20 Iraqis Wounded

Updated at 9:40 p.m. EST, Nov. 10, 2006 So far today, 62 Iraqis have been killed or found dead and another 20 wounded throughout the country. Thanks in part to a regular curfew set in place to protect religious observers, violence in Iraq generally tapers off on Fridays, which is the Muslim day of prayer. … Continue reading “Friday: 5 GIs, 62 Iraqis Killed; 2 GIs, 20 Iraqis Wounded”

Thursday: 104 Iraqis Killed, 203 Injured

Updated at 12:30 p.m. EST, Nov. 10, 2006 A second day of increased violence follows the lifting of curfews designed to quell violence resulting from the death sentence imposed on former Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein. Today, 104 Iraqis were killed and another 203 were injured. No foreign casualties were reported, but Dr. Abdul-Razzaq al-Obaid, director … Continue reading “Thursday: 104 Iraqis Killed, 203 Injured”

Wednesday: 2 GIs, 199 Iraqis Killed or Reported Dead; 3 GIs, 137 Wounded

In the wake of U.S. elections and the lifting of curfews, the persistent violence in Iraq resumed at an accelerated pace. At least 199 Iraqis were killed or reported dead and 137 more were injured in various attacks around the country. Three foreigners either serving in the Coalition or working alongside it were also reported … Continue reading “Wednesday: 2 GIs, 199 Iraqis Killed or Reported Dead; 3 GIs, 137 Wounded”

Tuesday: 2 Coalition Soldiers Killed; 67 Iraqis Killed, 61 Wounded

Updated at 6:25 p.m. EST, Nov. 1, 2006 As curfews lift in war-torn Iraq, the violence slowly returns. At least 67 Iraqis were killed or found dead today and another 61 were wounded in several locations throughout the country. The deaths of two coalition soldiers, one American and one British, were also announced. The U.S. … Continue reading “Tuesday: 2 Coalition Soldiers Killed; 67 Iraqis Killed, 61 Wounded”

Monday: 5 GIs Reported Killed; 63 Iraqis Killed, 20 Wounded

Updated at 6:05 p.m. EST, Nov. 6, 2006 Curfews set in place to curb violence following the death sentence imposed on former Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein are being lifted in a staggered manner. By Tuesday, all curfews should be gone. Despite the crackdown, 59 bodies were discovered across Iraq late Sunday and into Monday. Another … Continue reading “Monday: 5 GIs Reported Killed; 63 Iraqis Killed, 20 Wounded”

Sunday: 89 Iraqis, 3 GIs Killed; 71 Iraqis wounded; Saddam Sentenced To Death

Updated at 12:40 p.m. EST, Nov. 5, 2006 Today, the U.S-backed Iraqi High Tribunal sentenced Saddam Hussein to death. Pending appeals, his half-brother and another senior official will be executed as well. Several other officials received prison sentences or were acquitted. Military authorities also reported the deaths of another U.S. servicemember on Saturday. Protestations and … Continue reading “Sunday: 89 Iraqis, 3 GIs Killed; 71 Iraqis wounded; Saddam Sentenced To Death”

Saturday: 102 Iraqis Killed, 65 Injured

Updated at 10:40 p.m. EST, Nov. 4, 2006 Security forces in Iraq are on high alert awaiting the Sunday outcome of Saddam Hussein’s trial. Hoping to curb any violence the expected guilty verdict might incite, authorities have also ordered a special curfew in Baghdad and other parts of the country. However, these measures did not … Continue reading “Saturday: 102 Iraqis Killed, 65 Injured”