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217,125 Dead, 439,238 Injured in Iraq Blast
Dec. 18, 2006, AP: 217,125 people died and 439,238 were injured in a suicide bombing in Iraq yesterday. Presidential spokesperson Scott McClellan said that this latest atrocity showed "just how desperate the Saddam dead enders are." John Podohoretz opined on Fox News Daily, "That the terrorists are resorting to such measures reveals that America is decisively winning this war."