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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

Tuesday 31 December: 30 killed

Hadar: 30 bodies found in mass grave south of Mosul.

December total: 215 civilians killed.

2019: 2,392 civilians killed.

Monday 30 December: 11 killed

Al-Nuaimiya: 5 children killed by IED planted by IS, on way home from school.

Basra: 2 killed in clashes.

Baquba: 1 body of a child found with signs of torture.

Baghdad: 1 man killed by gunmen in Taji.

Khalis: 1 policeman killed by gunmen.

Nasiriya: 1 activist killed by gunmen.