At least nine people were killed, and nine were wounded in recent violence:
The body of a kidnapped soldier in Saidiya was found. He had been stabbed to death.
A bomb wounded three soldiers in Daquq.
Gunmen in Karbala wounded a candidate running for parliamentary elections.
Turkish airstrikes on Kurdistan Workers’ Party (P.K.K.) targets in Sharbazher left two guerrillas dead and another wounded.