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Recent events

Tuesday 30 October: 12 killed

Hamrin: 7 men executed by IS for failing to protect weapons cache.

Mosul: 1 child (5 years old) killed by explosive hidden under rubble.

Khanaqin: 2 women killed by IED near shrine.

Baghdad: 2 killed in armed attacks in Sadr City and Saba al-Bour.


Monday 29 October: 5 killed

Samarra: 1 body found with signs of torture.

Basra: 1 body found.

Daoudiya: 1 mukhtar killed in armed attack.

Madain: 1 killed by gunmen.

Baghdad: 1 body found in Sadr City.