War in Iraq - May 2, 2007 

U.S. CASUALTIES: As of Tuesday, May 1, 2007, 3,351 U.S. service members (including 23 Idahoans) have died since the war in Iraq began in March 2003: 2,731 in combat and 620 from non-combat related incidents and accidents. Injured service members total 13,875. In the last week, 26 U.S. soldiers died.

Since President George W. Bush declared "mission accomplished" aboard the USS Abraham Lincoln on May 1, 2003, 3,205 soldiers have died.

Source: U.S. Dept. of Defense

IRAQI CIVILIAN DEATHS: Estimated between 62,760 and 68,786.

Source: www.iraqbodycount.net

COST OF IRAQ WAR: $421,898,256,107

Source: www.costofwar.com

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