46 Killed in Iraq, Including British Demining Contractor
deminer was killed and a second British national was wounded during a
work-related accident in Ramadi. The contractors worked for Janus
Amnesty International accused
Iraq of torturing prisoners into confessions that ultimately led to their
executions. In court, one man said the interrogators threatened his family.
At least another 45 people were killed
and 22 more wounded:
A blast near Abu Ghraib
one person and wounded 10 more.
In Baghdad, a bomb killed
one person and wounded six more in Doura.
policeman was killed and three more were wounded when a bomb blew up in Khalidiya.
a man in Baquba.
In Owisja village,
militants carried out a chemical
attack, but the number of casualties was not reported.
Security forces killed
three militants in Irsan.
of militants were killed during operations in Ijhala, Jadaa,