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3,495 U.S. troops killed

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Since the U.S. invasion began on March 20, 2003 (last week's numbers in parentheses):

  • 3,495 U.S. troops killed* (3,464)
  • 25,681 U.S. troops injured* (25,549)
  • 276 Coalition troops killed* (276)
  • 398 contractors killed** (398)
  • 6,903 Iraqi police and military killed** (6,869)
  • 70,934 Iraqi civilians killed*** (70,680)

Since Feb. 1, when President Bush began troop escalation:

  • 409 U.S. troops killed* (378)

* Through June 5, 2007; Source: icasualties.org

** Estimate; Source: icasualties.org

*** Estimate; Source: iraqbodycount.org

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