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Recent events

Monday 24 July : 149 killed

Mosul: 60 bodies found in mass grave; 4 killed by car bomb.

Anbar: 74 civilians fleeing IS starve to death in desert.

Baghdad: 2 women's bodies found with stab wounds -one a dentist, the other a TV presenter; 2 killed by IED in Maalif.

Samawah: 3 brothers killed by landmine.

Kirkuk: 1 KPD member in armed attack.

Tal Afar: 1 doctor executed.

Hawija: 1 executed.

Balad Ruz: 1 elderly woman by gunfire.

Sunday 23 July: 14 killed.

Baquba: 5 killed by IED in al-Hadid district.

Baaj: 7 men killed by security forces during failed attack.

Fallujah: 1 policeman by car bomb.

Karbala: 1 man during clashes between clans.