Wednesday: 34 Iraqis, 2 GIs Killed; 20 Iraqis Wounded

Updated at 11:55 p.m. EST, Jan. 3, 2007 Iraq, especially Baghdad, remains remarkably quiet as the Eid al-Adha holiday draws to an end, but at least 34 Iraqis were killed or found dead and 20 were wounded. Also, U.S. military authorities today reported that an American soldier was killed when a roadside bomb blasted his … Continue reading “Wednesday: 34 Iraqis, 2 GIs Killed; 20 Iraqis Wounded”

Tuesday: 70 Iraqis, 1 GI Killed; 11 Iraqis Injured

Updated at 6:25 p.m. EST, Jan.1, 2007 In Iraq today, at least 70 Iraqis were killed or found dead and another 11 wounded in various attacks throughout the country. Also, U.S. authorities reported that an American soldier was killed yesterday, and in a separate incident a GI killed an Iraqi soldier during an “altercation.” The … Continue reading “Tuesday: 70 Iraqis, 1 GI Killed; 11 Iraqis Injured”

Monday: 76 Iraqis, 2 GIs Killed; 10 Iraqis, 2 GIs Wounded

Updated at 12:30 a.m. EST, Jan. 2, 2007 Violence continued on Monday, following a weekend where Iraq saw the execution of Saddam Hussein and the 3,000th American casualty. At least 76 Iraqis were killed or found dead today, 10 were injured, and the deaths of two more GIs were reported. In Coalition news, military authorities … Continue reading “Monday: 76 Iraqis, 2 GIs Killed; 10 Iraqis, 2 GIs Wounded”

Sunday: 24 Iraqis, 2 GIs Killed; 16 Iraqis, 2 GIs Wounded

Updated at 12:30 a.m EST, Jan. 1, 2006 A day after Saddam Hussein’s execution, Iraq remains eerily quiet. So far 24 Iraqis have been killed and 16 wounded in violent attacks. The U.S. military reported that one American soldier was killed and two more injured when a roadside bomb blasted them in southeastern Baghdad. Another … Continue reading “Sunday: 24 Iraqis, 2 GIs Killed; 16 Iraqis, 2 GIs Wounded”

Saturday: 110 Iraqis, 1 GI Killed; 167 Wounded

Updated at 6:05 p.m. EST, Dec. 30, 2006 Saddam Hussein was hanged at dawn. He joins the 110 other Iraqis who were killed or found dead today; another 172 Iraqis were wounded in violent attacks throughout the country. Also, the death of another American soldier brought the total number of GIs killed in Iraq to … Continue reading “Saturday: 110 Iraqis, 1 GI Killed; 167 Wounded”

Friday: Saddam Hussein Executed; 66 Iraqis, 6 GIs, UK Soldier Killed

Updated at 12:25 a.m. EST, Dec. 30, 2006 Arab media is reporting that Saddam Hussein has been executed. At least five American servicemembers were killed, and the death of a sixth soldier was reported. In Baghdad, a soldier was killed and another two were wounded when a roadside bomb blasted their vehicle in the capital … Continue reading “Friday: Saddam Hussein Executed; 66 Iraqis, 6 GIs, UK Soldier Killed”

Thursday: 80 Iraqis, 4 GIs Killed; 110 Iraqis, 1 GI Wounded

Updated at 11:00 p.m EST, Dec. 28, 2006 As millions of Muslims began the annual hajj pilgrimage to Mecca, 80 Iraqis were killed and another 110 wounded in violent attacks throughout Iraq today. Also, two American servicemembers were killed and another two were reported dead, bringing the December total of U.S. dead in Iraq to … Continue reading “Thursday: 80 Iraqis, 4 GIs Killed; 110 Iraqis, 1 GI Wounded”

Wednesday: 134 Iraqis, 7 GIs, 2 Coalition Soldiers Killed

Updated at 2:05 a.m EST, Dec. 28, 2006 The U.S. military reported the deaths of seven GIs today. Also, two Latvian soldiers were killed and three were injured in a roadside bomb attack, and seven Britons were injured in a separate bombing. Meanwhile, 134 Iraqis were killed and 38 were wounded in violent attacks. U.S. … Continue reading “Wednesday: 134 Iraqis, 7 GIs, 2 Coalition Soldiers Killed”

Tuesday: 119 Iraqis, 4 GIs Killed; 147 Iraqis, 3 GIs Wounded

Updated at 11:00 p.m. EST, Dec. 26, 2006 While several bombs rocked Baghdad today, the U.S military announced that four GIs were killed and three wounded in separate events. Also, the Iraqi appellate court upheld former Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein’s death sentence. According to Iraqi law, Hussein could be executed within 30 days. Overall, at … Continue reading “Tuesday: 119 Iraqis, 4 GIs Killed; 147 Iraqis, 3 GIs Wounded”

Monday: 83 Iraqis, 6 GIs Killed; 46 Iraqis, 5 GIs Wounded

Updated at 11:15 p.m EST, Dec. 25, 2006 Today, U.S. military authorities reported six new American servicemember deaths in separate incidents in or near Baghdad and in Anbar province. In Basra, British troops conducted a large scale raid. Also, 83 Iraqis were killed or found dead today and another 46 were wounded in separate incidents … Continue reading “Monday: 83 Iraqis, 6 GIs Killed; 46 Iraqis, 5 GIs Wounded”