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Iraq Body Count maintains the world’s largest public database of violent civilian deaths since the 2003 invasion, as well as separate running total which includes combatants.

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From the Database View database
Recent events

Sunday 30 April: 4 killed

Al-Azair: 1 killed in clan conflict.

Baghdad: 1 killed in drive-by shooting in Al-Shamaya.

Al-Qasim: 1 banker killed.

Shatrah: 1 killed in clan conflict.


Saturday 29 April: 2 killed

Gwer: 1 soldier abducted and executed by ISIS.

Kirkuk: 1 policeman killed by explosive device.