At least six were killed, and four were wounded in recent violence:
A grenade attack in Baghdad left one soldier dead and four wounded.
In Abu Saida, a villager was killed in a roadside blast.
Gunmen killed a guard at the Gorran Party headquarters in Sulaimaniya. Gorran is accusing the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (P.U.K.) of the shooting after a P.U.K. member threatened party members before the attack. The P.U.K. denies involvement.
Operations in Hawija left three militants dead.