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From the Database View database
Recent events

Wednesday 19 July: 31 killed

Mosul: 17 bodies of men executed by security forces found; 8 killed by IEDs; 1 shot.

Baghdad: 1 killed by IED; 1 body found.

Maysan: 2 killed in clashes in different areas.

Shirqat: 1 executed.

Tuesday 18 July: 11 killed

Mosul: 5 children's bodies found under rubble; 1 man killed during clashes.

Dubiz: 5 shot, including village mayor and members of his family.