At least 161 were killed and 12 were wounded.
seven elders from the Abu Sakr tribe in Baiji. Fifteen
militants were killed as troops advanced into the city.
In Baghdad, a double bombing wounded
four people in Karrada. A policeman
was killed and two more were wounded in a blast at Jisr Diyala. A
bomb in Yusufiya wounded
Airstrikes in Ramadi left 35
militants dead. A number of militants were killed
when troops stormed the maternity hospital. A suicide
bomber was killed.
A bomb in Albu Khayal killed
a militiaman and wounded two more.
Near Falluja, 12
militants were killed.
militants were killed in Bashir.
At least 83
militants were killed in airstrikes in Kirkuk, al-Dulab, Sinjar,
Baiji and Garma.