At least 27 people were killed, and 16 more were wounded in recent attacks:
The number of casualties in yesterday’s Baghdad bombing rose by eight dead and three injured to a total of 15 killed and 19 wounded.
In Basra, gunmen killed three people.
Near Rashad, a roadside bomb wounded three militiamen.
A militant was killed in Baaj.
In other news: Iraqi fighters jets continued bombing Islamic State targets in Syria.