Wednesday: 10 Iraqis Killed, 13 Wounded

Updated at 9:21 p.m., EST, Jan. 13, 2010

At least 10 Iraqis were killed and 13 others were wounded in the latest violence. Baghdad, meanwhile, remains under a security crackdown.

Seven people were killed and six others were wounded during a suicide truck bombing at a police station in Saqlawiya. A vehicle ban is in place.

A bomb in Abu Ghraib killed one civilian and injured two others.

Gunmen in Amin killed one person and wounded another.

In Baghdad, a blast on Palestine St. wounded two people.

Gunmen attacked a checkpoint in Rashad and wounded an Awakening Council member manning a checkpoint.

In Saidiya, a sniper wounded a soldier, and police arrested two suspects in connection with the shooting. Six suspects were arrested for involvement in yesterday’s car bombing.

A woman was arrested in Kirkuk on charges that she kidnapped and held an infant for six months. The child was returned to his mother.

A blast targeting a U.S. vehicle in Khalis left no casualties.

In Mosul, a prominent al-Qaeda suspect was captured.

Hilla police backed by U.S. forces arrested four suspects in Mahaweel.

Eight suspects were arrested in Diyala province.

Nineteen suspects were detained in Basra province.

A raid in Salah ad-Din province netted 20 suspects.

About 60 unlicensed weapons were seized in Suleimaniyah.

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Author: Margaret Griffis

Margaret Griffis is a journalist from Miami Beach, Florida and has
been covering Iraqi casualties for Antiwar.com since 2006.