Insurgents in Iraq targeting police and army patrols killed at least six people on Sunday, while Shi'ite and Sunni groups in Baghdad and al-Anbar province held rival demonstrations for and against partial election results.
Separately, police in Mosul say the body of a kidnapped Sunni Muslim student protest organizer was recovered, just days after he led demonstrations against election tallies.
In Baghdad, an early morning explosion today left a U.S. tank in flames. The U.S. command has not reported any casualties.
The U.S. military also says an American soldier has died from wounds sustained in a grenade attack Saturday in northern Iraq ,near Hawijah.