Even so, with 30K dead Iraqis, is "it worth it?"
Q Since the inception of the Iraqi war, I'd like to know the approximate total of Iraqis who have been killed. And by Iraqis I include civilians, military, police, insurgents, translators.
THE PRESIDENT: How many Iraqi citizens have died in this war? I would say 30,000, more or less, have died as a result of the initial incursion and the ongoing violence against Iraqis. We've lost about 2,140 of our own troops in Iraq.
Monday, December 12, 2005
Is it More or Less, Mr. President?
There has to be some discrepancies in his numbers. No surprise there, eh? Even so, 30,000 Iraqis killed seems like a lot. It's probably more- By the way, dead folks don't vote, do they: