Syrian Rebels Shoot Across Border into Iraq; 12 Killed Across Country
Sunday: 12 Killed, 29 Wounded
Syrian rebels fired at an Iraqi border post in the al-Waleed area, killing one Iraqi guard and wounding two more.
A civilian was killed and three more were wounded in a blast in Shirqat.
The body of a Sahwa member was found dumped in Riyadh. The corpse was booby-trapped, but a bomb disposal unit was able to defuse the bomb left on the body.
Gunmen assassinated a Sahwa leader in Garma.
A roadside bomb in Qayara left two soldiers with injuries.
In Mosul, a police official and his companion were wounded in a bombing.
An I.E.D. wounded two federal policemen in Saqlawiya.
Read more by Margaret Griffis
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- Anbar Gov’t Compound Targeted; 104 Killed, 95 Wounded Across Iraq – April 16th, 2014
- 55 Killed, 44 Wounded Across Iraq As Abu Ghraib Prison Is Shut Down – April 15th, 2014
- Militants Shut Down Iraq Dam Again; 57 Killed, 19 Wounded – April 14th, 2014
- Bombers Take Toll on Northern Iraq; 71 Killed, 82 Wounded – April 13th, 2014