At least seven Iraqis were killed and nine more were wounded in prayer day attacks. Prime Minister Barham Salih, of Iraq’s autonomous Kurdish region, said the government has talked with Iran about ending shelling in the region. Also, a fire ignited by an electrical short killed 28 people, including many foreigners, in Suleimaniyah.
Three people were killed and two more were wounded when a roadside bomb exploded in Abu Ghraib.
Gunmen in Fallujah killed a civilian.
In Abbara, gunmen killed a teacher who used to be a Sahwa member.
No casualties were reported after Asayesh forces discovered a car bomb in Kirkuk.
A landmine blamed on the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) killed a Turkish soldier in eastern Turkey.