Nearly 1,000 Iraqis Killed in September: UN
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Nearly 1,000 Iraqis have been killed in violence throughout September, the UN mission in Iraq announced Tuesday.
UNAMI said on Tuesday that it recorded 979 Iraqis killed in September. The fatalities include those among security forces and troops killed in insurgent attacks nationwide.
The UN figure was lower than its July death toll, which stands at 1,057.
The report said the worst-affected part was the capital, Baghdad, where 418 people were killed, AP reported.
It said 2,133 people were wounded in September violence.