U.S. CASUALTIES: As of Tuesday, March 15, 1,607 U.S. service members (including 11 Idahoans) have died since the war in Iraq began in March 2003: 1,229 in combat and 378 from non-combat related incidents and accidents. Injured service members total 12,350. In the last week, 20 U.S. soldiers died. Since
President George W. Bush declared "mission accomplished" aboard the USS Abraham Lincoln on May 1, 2003, 1,464 soldiers have died.
Source: U.S. Dept. of Defense
IRAQI CIVILIAN DEATHS: Estimated between 21,521 and 24,398.
COST OF IRAQ WAR: $168,734,925,326