Kidnap Victims Found Dead in an Orchard; Eight Killed in Iraq

At least eight people were killed, and four were wounded in recent violence:

The bodies of seven abductees were discovered in an orchard between Buhriz and Baghdad. The group was returning from a wedding when they were stopped and seven men were removed from a minibus at a fake checkpoint along Old al-Nahrawan Road. A number of women and children, however, were allowed to live.

A bomb in Baghdad killed one person and wounded another.

In Baiji, a bomb wounded two people.

A policeman was injured when a bomb exploded in Tal Keif.

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Margaret Griffis is a journalist from Miami Beach, Florida and has been covering Iraqi casualties for Antiwar.com since 2006.