Violence subsided dramatically, but at least five people were killed and seven more were wounded. Among them were two insurgent leaders.
An al-Qaeda leader and his aide were killed during a raid in Buhriz.
An Islamic State of Iraq wali was killed during a raid in Baaj.
In Haditha, a tribal sheikh was assassinated.
Two soldiers were wounded when a roadside bomb exploded in Baghdadi.
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