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The Costs of the Iraq War

June 29, 2004 10:23 AM

As of June 16th (2 weeks ago), compiled by the Institute for Policy Studies:

9,436 - 11,317 Iraqi civilians
4,895 - 6,370 Iraqi soldiers and "insurgents"
853 American soldiers
99 Coalition soldiers
50-90 civilian contractors and missionaries
30 journalists

40,000+ Iraqi civilians
11,000+ American tropps (non-combat)
5,134 American troops (combat)

$3,415 for every American family (estimated long-term cost)

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