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 (see About IBC). You can contribute to IBC's work in several ways, including with a donation.

From the Database View database
Recent events

Friday 17 April: 371 killed

Mosul: 300 former security forces executed in the last few days.
Baghdad: 36 killed by bombs; 1 body.
Baiji: 16 in booby-trapped house.
Falluja: 3 executed.
Erbil: 5 by suicide car bomber.
Hamreen mountains: 9 bodyguards by gunfire.
Basra: 1 tribal leader by gunfire.

Thursday 16 April: 21 killed

Baghdad: 5 by IEDs.
Muqdadiya: 4 by gunfire.
Ramadi: 4 in clashes.
Kirkuk: 1 by gunfire; 2 bodies.
Mosul: 2 brothers executed.
Falluja: 2 in bombardment exchanges.
Amiriyat Falluja: 1 by mortars.


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