Iraq Body Count urgently needs your support to keep track of casualties - help us with a donation now


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.

IBC's data is drawn from cross-checked media reports, hospital, morgue, NGO and official figures or records (see About IBC). You can contribute to IBC's work in several ways, including with a donation.

From the Database View database
Recent events

Tuesday 31 July: 4 killed

Dujail-Baghdad road: 2 (a policeman and his brother) killed in armed attack.

Baghdad: 1 killed by gunmen in Nahrawan.

Kirkuk: 1 killed by IED.


Monday 30 July: 4 killed

Baghdad: 1 body found in the east part of the city.

Basra: 1 killed by gunmen.

Benga Ali: 1 body found.

Khirbet Aziz: 1 policeman killed by IED.