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Update on War in Iraq

U.S. CASUALTIES: As of Tuesday, October 31, 2,814 U.S. service members (including 15 Idahoans) have died since the war in Iraq began in March 2003: 2,258 in combat and 556 from non-combat related incidents and accidents. Injured service members total 11,682. In the last week, 18 U.S. soldiers died.

Since President George W. Bush declared "mission accomplished" aboard the USS Abraham Lincoln on May 1, 2003, 2,668 soldiers have died.

Source: U.S. Dept. of Defense

IRAQI CIVILIAN DEATHS: Estimated between 44,978 and 49,938.


COST OF IRAQ WAR: $338,666,086,901


--Shea Andersen, Carissa Wolf