Fourteen people are killed at a fake security checkpoint manned by gunmen in western Iraq.
A suicide attack at an open market in Baghdad, Iraq, kills at least 32 people and injures 110 others. Attacks have been rare in the country since the 2017 military defeat of ISIL, making this incident one of the deadliest since then.
At least 6 guards and 30 prisoners are killed in an Iraq prison break while 40 prisoners escape. [http:--abcnews.go.com-International-wireStory-officials-guards-30-prisoners-killed-iraq-prison-break-30922420 (AP via ABC News America)]date=August 2019