At least 25 people were killed and 28 more were wounded
in attacks that focused on security forces.
soldiers were killed and four more were wounded in a double bombing at a Baiji
four Sahwa members and wounded two more at a Samarra checkpoint.
In Mosul, a car bomb killed a
civilian and wounded seven others, including Peshmerga fighters. A civilian
was killed in crossfire. Gunmen killed
two people in a mechanics shop.
Sahwa elements were shot dead in Balad.
In Baghdad, a bomb killed
a government employee. A dumped
body was discovered. One
person was killed and eight more were wounded in a blast south of Baghdad.
In Ramadi, a grenade killed a
civilian near the stadium. A civilian
was killed during a home invasion.
Gunmen killed a
civilian in Jurf al-Sakhar.
bomber was stopped in Kirkuk, but one
policeman was wounded in his failed attempt.
In Qayara, gunmen attacked a policeman’s home where
his brother. An I.E.D. blast wounded
a policeman on patrol.
policemen were wounded in a pair of blasts in Suwayra.