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 4 August: 63 killed

Hamrin mountains: 40 executed.
Hawija: 8 executed.
Abbasiya: 5 killed.
Sicher: 3 in air strikes.
Baghdad: 2 by IEDs; 2 bodies.
Baiji: 1 explosives expert by IED.
Taji: 1 by IED.
Mosul: 1 photographer executed.

Monday 3 August: 57 killed

Mosul: 25 executed.
Baghdad: 6 by IEDs, gunfire; 1 body.
Madain: 2 by IED.
Yusufiya: 2 Sahwa members by IED.
Kirkuk: 2 by gunfire; 1 body.
Hawija: 1 executed.
Abu Flies: 7 policemen in clashes.
Khaldiya: 5 by Iraqi army helicopter strike.
Fallujah: 3 by Iraqi army helicopter strike.
Amiriyat al-Fallujah: 2 by mortars.