Now 813 U.S. GI's, countless Iraqis dead
31 May 2004 13:24 GMT
The death count keeps rising. Here is the latest list of tragedy from Iraq from www.lunaville.org Peace, jamie
05/31/04 iribnews: Gunmen kill senior Iraqi official
Gunmen shot and killed a senior official of a main Sunni Islamic party as he was driving home late on Sunday, the deputy head of the party said on Monday.
05/31/04 AP: Car bomb kills two, injures more than 20 in Baghdad
A car bomb exploded on Monday near the headquarters of the U.S.-run occupation authority in Baghdad, killing at least two people injuring more than 20. It was unclear if the bomb was a suicide attack
05/31/04 CJTF: Two Task Force 1st AD Soldiers Die in Separate Engagements
One Soldier was killed when his patrol was ambushed with small arms fire and the other was killed when a rocket-propelled grenade struck his tank during a patrol.
05/31/04 Reuters: Two U.S. Soldiers Killed in Cleric's Stronghold
Insurgents have killed two U.S. soldiers in the Iraqi city of Kufa, where U.S.-led forces have been fighting the militia of rebel Shi'ite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr, the U.S. military said on Monday
05/31/04 AP: Two Killed in Attack on Convoy in Baghdad
Assailants ambushed a convoy of Britons on a northern Baghdad highway on Sunday, killing one Iraqi security guard and a bystander, officials and witnesses said.
05/31/04 CJTF: 1st AD Soldier Killed, Two Others Wounded in IED Attack
Three Task Force 1st Armored Division Soldiers were wounded at about 6:40 p.m. May 30 when their vehicle struck an improvised explosive device south of Baghdad...one Soldier died from wounds sustained in the attack.
05/30/04 AP: Major Fighting Reported In Kufa, Najaf
Assailants ambushed a convoy of Westerners on Sunday on a northern Baghdad highway, killing at least two people and possibly abducting others, police and witnesses said. U.S. soldiers came under fire ...
05/30/04 Reuters: Gunmen Kill 2 Foreigners, Seize 3 in Baghdad
Gunmen attacked three civilian vehicles carrying foreigners in northwest Baghdad Sunday, killing two Westerners and seizing three others, witnesses and police at the scene said
05/30/04 AP: Westerner Killed in Baghdad Attack on Three SUVs
Three sport utility vehicles were attacked Sunday evening in the Iraqi capital, and the body of at least one Westerner could be seen in the flaming wreckage.
05/30/04 Novinite: Bulgarians Nab Four Iraq Rebels
Bulgaria's Karbala troops have seized four Iraqis who tried to sack an arms depot
05/30/04 Reuters: Foreigners Attacked in Baghdad, Some Killed
Gunmen opened fire on two civilian vehicles carrying foreigners in western Baghdad on Sunday and police at the scene said some people had been killed.
05/30/04 AP: Soldier Wounded In Mosul
One soldier also was slightly wounded Saturday when a roadside bomb exploded near a U.S. convoy in the northern city of Mosul, the U.S. military said.
05/30/04 AP: U.S. Soldiers Clash With Gunmen in Najaf
U.S. soldiers clashed with Shiite gunmen in this holy city on Sunday, a day after Najaf's governor accused radical cleric Muqtada al-Sadr ...
05/30/04 Reuters: Six Soldiers Wounded by Car Bomb
six soldiers have been wounded in a car bomb attack at a coalition base east of Talafar, the name of the American military base in the northern city of Mosul.
05/30/04 AP: Two blasts hit center of Baghdad
Two explosions were heard near the U.S.-led coalition headquarters in central Baghdad on Saturday, witnesses said.