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August 14, 2006 - MidEastWire.com Daily Iraq Monitor

August 14, 2006

Al Sharqiyah TV:

Three civilians were killed by gunfire by unknown men in Al-Qubbah, north east of Ba'qubah. In addition, one was martyred in each of Abi Saydah, Al-Miqdadiyah District, and Al-Mafraq area, west of Ba'qubah.

Two people were martyred and 11 were wounded in an attack by unidentified men on the homes of three families in Buhruz in the south of the city. Seven workers were wounded when an explosive device went off in a bakery near Shahid al-Mihrab office in Ba'qubah.

Three policemen were wounded when an explosive device went off near Al-Dahi gas station in the northern part of the city.

Three explosive devices went off on the main road between Al-Khalis and Al-Jizani, the first hit a bus resulting in the martyrdom of two of its occupants and three people were wounded. A bulldozer driver was martyred when he passed by the second explosive device, while the third explosion did not result in any losses.

A suicide bomber attacked a checkpoint in Talla'far in Ninawa Governorate in northern Iraq. Police sources said that the suicide bomber blew himself up in a booby trapped car when he arrived last night at a checkpoint causing various wounds to nine soldiers.

In Mosul, the centre of the governorate, police sources said that a civilian was martyred and another was wounded in two separate attacks yesterday.

Unidentified men attacked this morning two workers in the industrial area in the western side of Mosul, north of Baghdad, resulting in the martyrdom of a number of them.

Eight civilians were wounded when a mortar shell fell on Al-Qadisiyah neighbourhood in Talla'far in the north.

Today unidentified armed men assassinated Nuri Mahjub, Shaykh of the Al-Chaysat tribe in Salah-al-Din Governorate north of Baghdad. - MIDEASTWIRE.COM, Middle East



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