At least seven Iraqis were killed and 15 more were
wounded in light violence.
In Baghdad, a blast in a Jamiaa restaurant
district last night left two
dead and 13 wounded. A Shi’ite
cleric was killed in Baladiyat as he exited an Electricity Ministry
In Mosul, two
suspects were killed as a bomb they were handling exploded. A hand grenade
a policeman at a checkpoint.
A bomb targeting a patrol near a water plant in al-Baghdadi
a soldier and policeman, while another
soldier was wounded.
A bomb damaged
an Interior Ministry vehicle in Samarra but left no casualties.
Near Khalis, a bomb blasted
a U.S. patrol vehicle but no casualties were noted. Helicopters responded
to the attack.
Nine suspects were captured
in Diyala province.