icon bookmark-bicon bookmarkicon cameraicon checkicon chevron downicon chevron lefticon chevron righticon chevron upicon closeicon v-compressicon downloadicon editicon v-expandicon fbicon fileicon filtericon flag ruicon full chevron downicon full chevron lefticon full chevron righticon full chevron upicon gpicon insicon mailicon moveicon-musicicon mutedicon nomutedicon okicon v-pauseicon v-playicon searchicon shareicon sign inicon sign upicon stepbackicon stepforicon swipe downicon tagicon tagsicon tgicon trashicon twicon vkicon yticon wticon fm

The U.S. servicemen's losses in Iraq reach 3000

The U.S. servicemen's losses in Iraq reach 3000
According to a website monitoring the number of American soldiers killed in the war, the number of U.S. military deaths in Iraq has now reached 3000 December being reported as the deadliest month for U.S. forces.

111 servicemen were reported killed in Iraq last month.

The death of American soldier, Dustin Donica, who was shot in Baghdad on Thursday brought the total to 3000.

The grim milestone adds to the pressure on the Bush administration to change its strategy in Iraq.

But President Bush has made it clear he sees “no quick end in sight”.

Dear readers and commenters,

We have implemented a new engine for our comment section. We hope the transition goes smoothly for all of you. Unfortunately, the comments made before the change have been lost due to a technical problem. We are working on restoring them, and hoping to see you fill up the comment section with new ones. You should still be able to log in to comment using your social-media profiles, but if you signed up under an RT profile before, you are invited to create a new profile with the new commenting system.

Sorry for the inconvenience, and looking forward to your future comments,

RT Team.

Podcasts