Sunday: 12 Iraqis Killed, 21 Wounded

At least 12 Iraqis were killed and 21 more were wounded in new attacks across the country. Meanwhile, a leading international lawyer warned that the credibility a British inquiry (Chilcot) into the Iraq invasion is in danger over a lack of transparency.

In Mosul, two Iraqi soldiers were killed and eight other people were wounded when a suicide bomber detonated his explosives at a checkpoint; the blast demolished a nearby building. A roadside bomb wounded two others. Gunmen killed a 17-year-old at his father’s sweets shop. A body was found.

In Baghdad, a bomb killed one person and wounded four others in Wathiq Square. Five civilians were wounded in an Adhamiya blast. B.O.C. has planned strict security measures for the Eid, which begins on Tuesday.

Two civilians were killed in separate shootings in Diyala province. One of the attacks took place in Muqdadiya.

In Ramadi, a blast at a police officer’s home wounded his wife and mother. A bomb left a judge’s home produced no casualties.

An I.E.D. killed three soldiers in Rashad.

Gunmen killed a civilian in Leylan.

Rockets were confiscated near Kut.

Kurdish Asayesh forces captured a suspect.

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Author: Margaret Griffis

Margaret Griffis is a journalist from Miami Beach, Florida and has been covering Iraqi casualties for Antiwar.com since 2006.