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The National Mall, Washington DC - May 13, 2006

Iraq War protest. 2,437 pairs of boots displayed on the National Mall represent the number of American soldiers killed to date. Richard Perle, one of the foremost and outspoken proponents of the war in Iraq, appears in several of the images engaged in an exchange of views with anti-war activists.

All images Canon 5D & 24-105 f/4 L IS

UPDATE, December 26, 2006: The U.S. military announced today the deaths of six more American soldiers, pushing the U.S. military death toll since the beginning of the Iraq war in March 2003 to at least 2,978 - five more than the number killed in the Sept. 11 attacks in New York, Washington and Pennsylvania.

UPDATE, December 31, 2006: U.S toll in Iraq reaches 3,000.

UPDATE, March 19, 2007: On the 4th anniversary of the of the U.S. war in Iraq, the Pentagon reports 3,205 U.S. military deaths.

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Keywords:anti-war, iraq, protest, richard perle, war, washington dc, afghanistan, national mall