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Apr 20th, 2010

U.S. Military Deaths in Iraq

As of Tuesday, April 20, 2010, at least 4,392 members of the U.S. military had died in the Iraq war since it began in March 2003, according to an Associated Press count.

Since the start of U.S. military operations in Iraq, 31,778 U.S. service members have been wounded in hostile action, according to the Defense Department’s weekly tally.


U.S. Troop Casualties in Iraq

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U.S. Military Deaths in Afghanistan

As of Friday, April 16, 2010, at least 957 members of the U.S. military had died in Afghanistan, Pakistan, and Uzbekistan as a result of the U.S. invasion of Afghanistan in late 2001, according to the Defense Department.

Latest identifications:

Army Cpl. Michael D. Jankiewicz, 23, Ramsey, N.J., died April 9, 2010 in Zabul, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained when the CV-22 Osprey he was flying in crashed. He was assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, Fort Benning, Ga.

Army Spc. Joseph T. Caron, 21, Tacoma, Wash., died April 11, 2010 in Char Bagh, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained when insurgents attacked his unit using an improvised explosive device. He was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, N.C.


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FROM THE ARCHIVES: One Year Ago — April 20, 2009

Columbine: A True Crime Story - by Jeff Kass

10 Years: Remembering Columbine

One-year retrospective: One year ago today, on the 10th anniversary of the Columbine tragedy, I recounted my peripheral involvement in that landmark event, first as a profiler for U.S. News & World Report in the immediate aftermath of the shooting and later as a collaborator with Rocky Mountain News reporter Jeff Kass, developing detailed psychological profiles of Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold for Kass’ 2009 book, Columbine: A True Crime Story.

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