Deadly Violence Intensifies in Iraq
Posted by feww on October 6, 2013
At least 129 people killed and 350 others wounded in Iraq since Saturday
100 People were killed and about 200 others were wounded across Iraq on Saturday in bomb attacks, by gunfire and IEDs, according to reports.
On Sunday, as of posting, at least 29 others have been killed, including 12 children, and about 150 more wounded.
Two of the victims were journalists. They were gunned down in northern Iraqi city of Mosul, the capital of the Nineveh Province.
The incidents involving deadly clashes, bombings and IED explosions occurred in Baghdad, Mosul, Balad, Baquba, Yusufiya, Hawija, Muqdadiya, Tikrit and Falluja, said Iraq Body Count.
The October casualties so far stands at 212 civilians killed, and about 500 others wounded.
The 2013 casualties has so far reached at least 6,285 civilians killed an more than 12,500 other wounded.
- Every Day a Major Disaster Day in Iraq October 1, 2013