2007 Now Deadliest Year of Iraq War for U.S. Military

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Joe Lieberman thinks “the tide has turned in Iraq and we’re winning that war.” He’s entitled to his opinion. The fact that 2007 is now officially the deadliest year of the Iraq War for the American military, with 853 soldiers dead, would suggest that he is wrong.

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