Tuesday: 7 Iraqis Killed, 16 Wounded

At least seven Iraqis were killed and 16 others were wounded on a fairly quiet day. Meanwhile, the environment ministry said Iraq is home to a quarter of Iraq’s landmines, many of them dating to the 1960s. Karbala is just one area that is littered with them.

A bombing at a car dealership near the Syrian border in Baaj three dead and seven wounded.

In Baghdad, a sticky bomb wounded a provincial council member. A pair of bombs killed two people and wounded six more in northern Baghdad.

In Mosul, gunmen killed a jeweler and police found a body.

A bombing in Amara left two wounded.

Three suspects were arrested in Baquba.

Two suspects were detained in Kirkuk.

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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.