Eight civilians have been killed in an air strike by US military helicopters north of Baghdad, Iraqi police say.
Two children were among those who died in the attack on Wednesday evening near the town of Baiji, the police said.
Baiji's police chief said the attack targeted a group of shepherds in a farming area. The US military said the incident was under investigation.
In other violence, an Iraqi TV cameraman is reported to have been shot dead in crossfire in Baghdad.>>>