At least 11 people were killed, and five more wounded in recent violence:
In Muthanna province, an old landmine killed two children and wounded another.
A rocket attack on an air base hosting US contractors near Balad left two Iraqi employees with injuries.
Security personnel killed a suicide bomber near Khanaqin.
Also, unknown assailants attacked three activists at different locations in Dhi Qar province. No casualties were reported.