Militants tried to take control of Amiriyat al-Falluja. Six policeman, four civilians and 15 militants were killed. The takeover failed. This town is south of Falluja and is home to several families that fled Falluja during previous tensions. Shelling killed two civilians and wounded three more.
A bomb killed a commander and wounded 11 soldiers in Latifiya.
Last night, a blast killed one person and wounded five others in Baquba.
A sticky bomb in Taji killed a policeman.
Two soldiers were wounded in a blast in Ein al-Jahash.
Several farms were set on fire in Qara Tapa.