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War in Iraq Update


U.S. CASUALTIES: As of Tuesday, July 19, 1,766 U.S. service members (including 12 Idahoans) have died since the war in Iraq began in March 2003: 1,361 in combat and 405 from non-combat related incidents and accidents. Injured service members total 13, 559. Since President George W. Bush declared "mission accomplished" aboard the USS Abraham Lincoln on May 1, 2003, 1,622 soldiers have died.

Source: U.S. Dept. of Defense

IRAQI CIVILIAN DEATHS: Estimated between 22,850 and 25,881.


COST OF IRAQ WAR: $181,761,900,847