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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

Wednesday 28 February: 2 killed

Baghdad: 1 killed by gunfire in Bab Marouk.

Lake Hamrin: 1 body found with gunshot wounds.


Tuesday 27 February: 7 killed

Shatt al-Arab: 1 wona's body found.

Dhi Qar: 1 young man is killed in clashes.

Kabisa: 2 children killed in landmine explosion.

Mahmudiya: 2 bodies found with stab wounds.

Baghdad: 1 Sahwa member by gunfire.