At least 19 people were killed, and four more were wounded in the latest violence:
Four people were killed when an old mine exploded in Basra. The workers were handling a truckload of soil brought to them for processing.
A bomb in Ayadiya wounded three people.
Gunmen wounded a government employee in Salam.
Turkish operations in Bazian and Haftanin killed 13 members of the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (P.K.K.).