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Tuesday, August 21, 2007

US Military deaths in Iraq; 3,707

U.S. military deaths in Iraq at 3,707

US soldiers guard an Iraqi family during a search along the Tigris river south of Baghdad. US President George W. Bush in a speech on Wednesday will warn that a US withdrawal from Iraq could produce a catastrophe similar to what occurred in Southeast Asia after US forces left Vietnam.(AFP/David Furst)

Courtesy of Yahoo and AP - Tue Aug 21, 9:00 PM ET

As of Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2007, at least 3,707 members of the U.S. military have died since the beginning of the Iraq war in March 2003, according to an Associated Press count. The figure includes seven military civilians. At least 3,046 died as a result of hostile action, according to the military's numbers.

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