63 Killed across Iraq; Bombs Continue in Baghdad

by , May 05, 2015

At least 63 were killed and 17 were wounded.

In Baghdad, six people were killed and 11 were wounded in a blast near a Karrada mosque. Two people were killed in a blast in Ubaidi. A civilian was gunned down in Ghadir. An unidentified body was found. Two militants were killed during operations. No casualties were reported after two rockets struck inside the Green Zone.

One Peshmerga was killed and four were wounded during a mortar attack near Kirkuk.

Twenty militants were killed in Tal Garad and Baiji Refinery.

In Falluja, a rocket attack killed 18 militants.

Airstrikes in Sinjar left 10 militants dead.

Two militants were killed after a long chase on a road between Baiji and Haditha.

Two militants were wounded at a checkpoint in Jurf al-Sakhar.

A large number of militants were killed near Buhriz.

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