At least 15 people were killed, and 13 more were wounded in recent violence:
A bomb in Shilbah killed a soldier and wounded four others.
A 12-year-old shepherd was shot dead near Khanaqin.
In Baghdad, an unidentified body was found.
Three militants were killed in Kirkuk, near the al-Khas Dam.
Police in Daquq killed a militant.
Turkey announced the death of a Kurdistan Workers’ Party (P.K.K.) leader