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Recent events

Friday 27 October: 56 killed

Al-Hurriya east of Kirkuk: 2, the bodies of husband and wife, found with their throats slit in their home

North of Kirkuk: 1 body of a middle-aged man found

North off Kirkuk: 1 body of a young man in a blindfold found with two gunshot wounds to the head

West Baghdad: 1 Ministry of Science and Technology employee killed in his car by gunmen

Bawi, southeast of Baghdad: 1 Sahwa member killed, 2 wounded, by roadside bomb near checkpoint

al-Bakara village, Hawija: 50 bodies found in a mass grave of police and army personnel executed by ISIS

Thursday 26 October: 1 killed

Tel Samir near Rabia: 1 shepherd killed by artillery attributed to Kurdish Peshmerga