The toll in Iraq thus far is now 4,000 American dead, as four more soldiers died yesterday in a road-side bombing in Baghdad and as America enters the sixth year of war. One of those 4,000 is Maj. Alan Rogers, who died in January. You can hear about Maj. Rogers' life and death here.
A sustained mortar assault on the Green Zone killed thirteen Iraqis yesterday. Multiple suicide attacks killed dozens across Iraq.