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US Military Fatalities In Iraq Surpass 1,600

After the second anniversary of the unprovoked US invasion and military occupation,

more than 1,600 US soldiers have now died in 'Operation Iraqi Freedom'.

over 1,500 of these 1,600 Americans were killed since the Bush administration declared "mission accomplished" on May 1, 2003.

civilian casualties in Iraq:

homepage: homepage: http://icasualties.org/oif/

us military casualities in iraq , afghanistan 17.Nov.2006 09:53

terryoneal@yahoo.com terryoneal@yahoo.com

We have been at war in Iraq for about 5 years. The us military casualties are listed at around 3000 for this period. We have been "advising" and providing "mucho dinero" in Colombia for a much longer period.....supposedly in an ongoing battle against the drug problem. What have been the accumlative US military casualties in this "police action"? Where are the US casualties listed for Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador listed.....or are they combined with the casualities of the middle east?