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Memorial Day: 5 deadliest places for US soldiers

The 5 deadliest places for US soldiers in the last decade were in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Memorial Day: 5 deadliest places for US soldiers

As America commemorates Memorial Day, more than 2.2 million US service members have seen active duty in the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan in the last decade. According to the Associated Press, more than 6,330 have died in the wars since 2001, approximately 4,500 in Iraq and more than 1,840 in Afghanistan.