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War in Iraq - January 17, 2007

U.S. CASUALTIES: As of Tuesday, January 16, 3,013 U.S. service members (including 16 Idahoans) have died since the war in Iraq began in March 2003: 2,428 in combat and 585 from non-combat related incidents and accidents. Injured service members total 12,643. In the last week, 8 U.S. soldiers died.

Since President George W. Bush declared "mission accomplished" aboard the USS Abraham Lincoln on May 1, 2003, 2,867 soldiers have died.

Source: U.S. Dept. of Defense

IRAQI CIVILIAN DEATHS: Estimated between 53,832 and 59,447.


COST OF IRAQ WAR: $358,783,559,303


--Shea Andersen