War in Iraq Update 

U.S. CASUALTIES: As of Tuesday, August 2, 1,802 U.S. service members (including 12 Idahoans) have died since the war in Iraq began in March 2003: 1,390 in combat and 412 from non-combat related incidents and accidents. Injured service members total 13,769. In the last week, 16 U.S. soldiers died.

Since President George W. Bush declared "mission accomplished" aboard the USS Abraham Lincoln on May 1, 2003, 1,658 soldiers have died.

Source: U.S. Dept. of Defense

IRAQI CIVILIAN DEATHS: Estimated between 23,209 and 26,264

Source: www.iraqbodycount.net

COST OF IRAQ WAR: $184,853,847,847

Source: www.costofwar.com

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