- In a separate attack in neighboring Jambi province, a tiger mauled an illegal logger to death and dragged away his body.
- Four US soldiers are killed in separate attacks in the Baghdad area amid kidnappers' deadline for four Christian peace activists held hostage.
- U.S. officials say four Marines died in two separate attacks on Tuesday in Anbar province, west of Baghdad.
- Four US soldiers are killed in separate attacks in the Baghdad area amid kidnappers'deadline for four Christian peace activists held hostage.
- The US military earlier announced that two US marines and a US soldier were killed in separate attacks over the past three days in Iraq,.
- Elsewhere in Iraq, police said insurgents killed two top security officials in separate attacks in Baghdad and the northern oil town of Kirkuk.