Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki’s State of Law coalition has won at least 92 of the 325 seats at stake in the elections last month, giving him a strong shot at a third term as premier. At least 39 people were killed and 15 more were wounded in today’s attacks.
In Falluja, the bodies of several militants were found.
Twenty militants were killed in an agricultural section of Amiriyat al-Falluja.
In Garma, six militants were killed.
Gunmen blew up two electrical towers in Jurf al-Sakhar.
In Dujail, four people were killed and seven more were wounded when several bombs exploded in the al-Sajla district.
A sticky bomb killed a policeman in Husseiniya.