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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 30 August: 1 killed

Baghdad: 1 elderly woman is killed by gunmen in Abu Nawas street during violent demonstration.


Monday 29 August: 15 killed

Baghdad: 12 killed in violent demonstration in Green Zone;
1 Ministry of Defence employee is killed by gunmen in Al-Mashtal;
1 body is found in Al-Nahda.

Tarmiyah: 1 old farmer is killed by IS.