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Insurgents killed two policemen in an attack in Kirkuk. Security forces detained 30 wanted men in Basrah and five more in Al Kut.




Falcon over Iraq




Insurgents killed three civilians in an IED attack in Tal Afar and another civilian in a grenade attack in Mosul. An insurgent was killed in a premature detonation in Al Biaj northwest of Mosul.




Iraq's PM asked to form next government




Iraq and Qatar resume air service after two decades




Insurgents killed five civilians and an Iraqi soldier in attacks in Wasit, Baghdad, and Kirkuk. Insurgents also killed a US soldier in northern Iraq on Nov. 21. Security forces detained 16 wanted men in Basrah and two more in Mosul.




Lawmaker blasts asylum offers for Iraqi Christians




Many Sunnis see Iraqi justice system as Shiite cudgel




Insurgents killed two Christians in Mosul and a passports officer official west of Ramadi. Security forces detained three "gunmen" in Mosul. Muslims in Mosul protected a Christian family from an armed attack.




Insurgents killed three Iraqis in bombings in Diyala and Salahadin. Security forces arrested a senior leader of the Naqshabandiya and nine fighters in Tikrit, and 10 wanted men in Basrah.




Welfare funding runs out in Iraq




Iraqi Air Force fires Hellfire from an AC-208




Insurgents killed the bodyguard for an Iraqiya member of parliament and a security guard for an oil pipeline in Mosul. A member of parliament escaped an assassination attempt in Diyala. Three wanted men surrendered to police in Baqubah.




Al-Qaeda ideologue held in Syria




In Baghdad, 30 prisoners escaped from the Tasfirat prison after battling with guards; most had been jailed for terrorism-related charges. In Basrah, security forces detained 10 wanted men.




Iraq: President urges Christians to seek refuge in Kurdish north




Iraqi Christians flee after violence




Afghan auditor faces US inquiry




Security forces detained 13 wanted men in Diyala and two of Saddam Hussein's bodyguards in Tikrit. Insurgents killed a civilian in a bombing in Diyala. President Talibani said he will not sign the execution order for former foreign minister Tariq Aziz.




Iraqiya leader Iyad Allawi said he is unsure if he will join in a wide political coalition to form a new government. Insurgents killed five Iraqis, including two Christians, in Mosul.