Attack on Federal Police Post; 16 Killed in Iraq

At least 16 people were killed, and two were wounded in recent violence:

Three federal policemen were killed and another was wounded during an attack on their guard post near in Kalwor south of Altun Kupri.

A roadside bomb near Kanaan injured a police officer.

In Jazira, tribesmen killed eight militants at their campsite.

An airstrike left five militants dead near Qaim.

Author: Margaret Griffis

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