Tuesday: 108 Iraqis Killed, 38 Injured

Updated 9:50 p.m. EST, Nov. 22, 2006 As Iraq formally renewed diplomatic ties with neighboring Syria today, at least 144 Iraqis were killed or found dead and 55 more were injured. No foreign deaths were reported, but Coalition forces killed six in separate incidents around Baghdad. There was also one failed political assassination attempt. U.S. … Continue reading “Tuesday: 108 Iraqis Killed, 38 Injured”

Monday: 2 GIs, 146 Iraqis Killed; 32 Wounded

Updated at 11:50 p.m. EST, Nov. 20, 2006 After a particularly gruesome Sunday, Monday brought the deaths of 146 Iraqis. Another 32 Iraqis were wounded in violent events throughout the country. Also, two American servicemembers were killed over the weekend and two Iraqi Shi’ite ministers plus several prominent educators were targets of attack as well. … Continue reading “Monday: 2 GIs, 146 Iraqis Killed; 32 Wounded”

Sunday: 1 GI, 182 Iraqis Killed; 140 Iraqis Wounded

Updated at 11:29 p.m EST, Nov. 19, 2006 Syrian Foreign Minister Walid Moallem arrived in Iraq to find that 182 Iraqis were killed or reported dead and 140 were wounded in separate incidents today. Prominent kidnapping attempts also continued, some successful. The U.S. military reported that one U.S. soldier had been killed in Baghdad. Also, … Continue reading “Sunday: 1 GI, 182 Iraqis Killed; 140 Iraqis Wounded”

Saturday: 66 Iraqis Killed, 50 Injured

Updated at 10:55 p.m. EST, Nov. 18, 2001 Today in Iraq, 66 Iraqis were killed or found dead and another 50 were injured. Assassinations of local leaders are the note of the day, and a large-scale battle is being waged in Baquba. Coalition forces also reported killing 11 suspected al Qaeda members in separate events, … Continue reading “Saturday: 66 Iraqis Killed, 50 Injured”

Friday: 59 Iraqis, 2 Foreign Contractors Killed

Updated at 12:40 p.m. EST, Nov. 18, 2006 Fridays are relatively calm in Iraq. It is the day of prayer, and curfews limiting driving activity tamp down on the amount of car and roadside bomb attacks. However, at least 59 Iraqis were killed or found dead today and five were injured. In southern Iraq, yesterday’s … Continue reading “Friday: 59 Iraqis, 2 Foreign Contractors Killed”

Thursday: 5 GIs, 83 Iraqis Killed; 2 GIs, 33 Iraqis Wounded; 3 Mass Kidnappings

Updated at 11:15 p.m. EST, Nov. 15, 2006 Kidnappings by death squads are commonplace in Baghdad; however, mass kidnappings still grab the headlines. In developing news today, as many as 60 more Iraqis were kidnapped from several minibuses and another 15 from a cafe, both in the capital. Another fourteen were kidnapped near Nasariyah; four … Continue reading “Thursday: 5 GIs, 83 Iraqis Killed; 2 GIs, 33 Iraqis Wounded; 3 Mass Kidnappings”

Wednesday: 6 GIs, 133 Iraqis Killed; 50 Iraqis Injured

Updated at 11:00 p.m. EST, Nov. 15, 2006 A day after a brazen mass kidnapping in Baghdad, a second mass kidnapping occurred south of the capital. In other events, 133 Iraqis were killed or found dead and another 50 were wounded in various incidents around the country. Also, six more American servicemembers were killed. Although … Continue reading “Wednesday: 6 GIs, 133 Iraqis Killed; 50 Iraqis Injured”

Tuesday: 1 Pole, 143 Iraqis Killed; 1 Pole, 109 Iraqis Wounded; At Least 50 Iraqis Kidnapped

Updated at 10:55 p.m. EST, Nov. 14, 2006 The violence continues unabated in Iraq. At least 143 Iraqis were killed or found dead and another 109 were wounded; however, the main story from the war-torn country today is the mass kidnapping of staff members at the Higher Education ministry. At least 50 were held temporarily … Continue reading “Tuesday: 1 Pole, 143 Iraqis Killed; 1 Pole, 109 Iraqis Wounded; At Least 50 Iraqis Kidnapped”

Monday: 4 GIs, 109 Iraqis Killed; 4 GIs, 47 Iraqis Injured

Updated at 11:09 p.m. EST, Nov. 13, 2006 After a violently active Sunday, Monday followed suit with at least 109 Iraqis killed and 47 more injured. American officials added the news that four American soldiers were killed and another four injured in separate events. Also, Turkish offcials released the news that a kidnapped Turk had … Continue reading “Monday: 4 GIs, 109 Iraqis Killed; 4 GIs, 47 Iraqis Injured”

Sunday: 3 GIs, 4 UK Troops, 217 Iraqis Killed; 3 UK Troops, 146 Iraqis Wounded

Updated at 11:58 a.m. EST, Nov. 13, 2006 Sunday’s casualty tally quickly rose to 217 Iraqis either killed or found dead and another 149 Iraqis injured after a suicide bomb attack in Baghdad and the discovery of 75 corpses in Baqouba. Foreign servicemembers were also subject to violence. Today, four British servicemen were killed, three … Continue reading “Sunday: 3 GIs, 4 UK Troops, 217 Iraqis Killed; 3 UK Troops, 146 Iraqis Wounded”