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War in Iraq Update

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U.S. CASUALTIES: As of Tuesday, January, 2,242 U.S. service members (including 12 Idahoans) have died since the war in Iraq began in March 2003: 1,761 in combat and 481 from non-combat related incidents and accidents. Injured service members total 16,410. In the last week, 33 U.S. soldiers died.

Since President George W. Bush declared "mission accomplished" aboard the USS Abraham Lincoln on May 1, 2003, 2,097 soldiers have died.

Source: U.S. Dept. of Defense

IRAQI CIVILIAN DEATHS: Estimated between 28,065 and 31,653.

Source: www.iraqbodycount.net

COST OF WAR: $234,383,995,336

Source: www.costofwar.com