U.S. CASUALTIES: As of Wednesday, September 28, 1,922, U.S. service members (including 12 Idahoans) have died since the war in Iraq began in March 2003: 1,497 in combat and 425 from non-combat related incidents and accidents. Injured service members total 14,755. 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, 1,778 soldiers have died.
Source: U.S. Dept. of Defense
IRAQI CIVILIAN DEATHS: Estimated between 26,165 and 29,478.
COST OF IRAQ WAR: $197,392,006,212