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‘Mission Accomplished’ By The Numbers

By ThinkProgress  

"‘Mission Accomplished’ By The Numbers"


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On May 1, 2003, President Bush stood underneath a “Mission Accomplished” banner and announced that “Major combat operations have ended. In the battle of Iraq, the United States and our allies have prevailed.”

Here’s a look at the situation then compared to the situation now, by the numbers:

‹ ThinkFast: May 1, 2006

9%. ›

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