Children Found in Mosul Mass Grave; 11 Killed or Found Dead in Iraq

At least 11 people were killed or found dead, and eight were wounded:

In Mosul, security forces discovered eight bodies, including those that belonged to children.

An attack on a village in the Hawija region left one policeman and one civilian dead; a civilian was injured.

In al-Zor, a bomb killed one militiaman and wounded five more.

Two people were shot and wounded on a highway near Baquba.

Other news:

Parliament elected a new speaker after failing at their first attempt on September 3. Lawmakers now have 90 days in which to create the new government. Sunni politician Mohammed al-Halbousi is a former governor of Anbar province.

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Author: Margaret Griffis

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