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.

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Recent events

Sunday 5 July: 74 killed

Ramadi: 36 killed in Iraq Army air strikes.
Fallujah: 17 in Iraq Army shelling.
Baghdad: 11 by IEDs, gunfire; 1 body.
Mosul: 2 executed.
Baiji: 2 killed.
Tuz: 2 by IED.
Balad Ruz: 1 by IED.
Madain: 1 teacher by IED.
Kirkuk: 1 PUK leader by gunfire.

Saturday 4 July: 67 killed.

Baghdad: 14 by bombs, gunfire.
Fallujah: 21 in bombardment exchanges; 13 women and children executed for trying to flee.
Qaim: 2 women executed in river (drowned inside a cage).
Saqlawiyah: 4 in bombardment exchanges.
Mahmudiya: 3 by IED.
Balad Ruz: 2 by car bomb.
Muqdadiya: 2 by IED.
Mosul: 3 executed for collaborating with security forces.
Tuz Khurmato: 3 bodies.


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