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Since the U.S. invasion began on March 20, 2003:

  • 3,378 U.S. troops killed*
  • 26,188 U.S. troops injured*
  • 273 Coalition troops killed*
  • 398 contractors killed**
  • 6,748 Iraqi police and military killed**
  • 68,973 Iraqi civilians killed***

Since May 1, when President Bush vetoed a congressional funding bill that set a timetable for the withdrawal of U.S. troops by March 31, 2008:

  • 27 U.S. troops killed

*March 20, 2003, through May 6, 2007; source: icasualties.org

**Estimate; source: icasualties.org

***Estimate; source: iraqbodycount.org

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