US military deaths in Iraq war at 4,098
As of Friday, June 13, 2008, at least 4,098 members of the U.S. military have died in the Iraq war since it began in March 2003, according to an AP count.
The figure includes eight military civilians killed in action. At least 3,338 died as a result of hostile action, according to the military's numbers.
The AP count is one more than the Defense Department's tally, last updated Friday at 10 a.m. EDT.
The British military has reported 176 deaths; Italy, 33; Ukraine, 18; Poland, 21; Bulgaria, 13; Spain, 11; Denmark, seven; El Salvador, five; Slovakia, four; Latvia and Georgia, three each; Estonia, Netherlands, Thailand, Romania, two each; and Australia, Hungary, Kazakhstan, South Korea, one death each.