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War in Iraq Update


U.S. CASUALTIES: As of Tuesday, May 31, 1,658 U.S. service members (including 11 Idahoans) have died since the war in Iraq began in March 2003: 1,273 in combat and 385 from non-combat related incidents and accidents. Injured service members total 12,630. 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, 1515 soldiers have died.

Source: U.S. Dept. of Defense

IRAQI CIVILIAN DEATHS: Estimated between 21,940 and 24,897.


COST OF IRAQ WAR: $173,436,424,726