Reuters reports (via trust.org):
BAGHDAD – A roadside bomb targeting a police patrol wounded one policeman and two civilians in the central district of Karrada in Baghdad, an interior ministry source said.
MOSUL – A bomb attached to the car of an off-duty policeman killed him and wounded four other policemen who were travelling with him in central Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, a local police source said. The source said the off-duty policeman was dropping his colleagues home after work when the incident occurred.
BAGHDAD – A roadside bomb went off and wounded two civilians in Baghdad’s southeastern Zaafaraniya district, an interior ministry source said.
BAGHDAD – A roadside bomb wounded two civilians when it exploded in northwestern Baghdad, a security source said.
TUZ KHURMATO – A roadside bomb targeted the vehicle of police Major Mohammed Taqi, wounding him, his bodyguard and a passer-by in central Tuz Khurmato, 170 km (105 miles) north of Baghdad, police and hospital sources said.
JALAWLA – Gunmen in a speeding car opened fire at the car of local government official, killing him and his driver, in Jalawla, 115 km (70 miles) northeast of Baghdad on Saturday night, a local official and a police source said. (Compiled by Baghdad bureau)
Quote of the day:
“Remember gentlemen, smile, be nice, and be prepared to kill everyone you meet”
It has been 3,085 days since the Invasion of Iraq.