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Thursday, October 12, 2006
665,000 Iraqi Deaths Since 2003
In the headlines of all the newspapers this morning was the news published in The Lancet that an estimated 665,000 Iraqis have been killed since the start of the war in 2003
An estimated 655 000 more Iraqis have died as a consequence of the March 2003 military invasion of Iraq than would have been expected in a non-conflict situation, according to the Article.