Iraq forces launched an offensive in Saqlawiya.
A bomb killed a policeman in Abu Ghraib.
Security forces killed an unknown number of militants at an undisclosed location.
A bombing in Jurf al-Sakhar killed four civilians and wounded 10 more. Militants killed six soldiers and wounded five more at a checkpoint. Authorities dismissed 26 Sahwa members accused of working with militants.
Bombs killed one person and wounded seven more in Tikrit.
Four people were killed in a landmine explosion in Samarra.
A body was found in Qayara.
A militant leader was killed in the Thar Thar Region near Samarra.
Security forces rescued a kidnapped policeman in al-Jazira.
In Baquba, a bomb planted in garbage wounded three sanitation workers.
A sticky bomb wounded a police brigadier general in Baghdad.
Near Baiji, ISIS/DAASH militants executed six Naqshabandiya militants for not pledging allegiance to their group.