Ten years ago today: May 1, 2003

Ten years ago today: May 1, 2003

  • 4,474 soldiers dead
  • Nearly 32,000 wounded US soldiers
  • Veteran suicide rate now at 22 per day
  • At least 112, 000 Iraqi civilians dead
  • Total direct death tol of at least 176,000
  • Estimated excess death toll of more than 650,000 Iraqis
  • $1.7 trillion spent by the USA
  • Projected total expense of more that $6 trillion
  • Still no WMDs

But remember – “Mission Accomplished…”