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War in Iraq Update

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U.S. CASUALTIES: As of Tuesday, June 21, 1,722 U.S. service members (including 12 Idahoans) have died since the war in Iraq began in March 2003: 1,319 in combat and 403 from non-combat related incidents and accidents. Injured service members total 13,074. In the last week, 19 U.S. soldiers died.

Since President George W. Bush declared "mission accomplished" aboard the USS Abraham Lincoln on May 1, 2003, 1,578 soldiers have died.

Source: U.S. Dept. of Defense

IRAQI CIVILIAN DEATHS: Estimated between 22,353 and 25,341.

Source: www.iraqbodycount.net

COST OF IRAQ WAR: $178,152,105,852Source: www.costofwar.com

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