More Killed In Chicago Than Afghanistan in 2012Submitted by Chris Simoleonski on Fri, 05/17/2013 - 05:49
By June 2012:
The Daily reports:
While 144 Americans have died in Afghanistan in 2012, a whopping 228 Chicago residents have been killed, and the murder rate is up a staggering 35 percent from last year. That’s a rash of homicides quadruple the rate of New York City’s, and police and crime experts fear it may only get worse.
Final numbers for the year:
There were 405 Coalition deaths in Afghanistan in 2012.
310 of the 405 deaths were Americans.
While in Chicago - 532 deaths - 66% more than in Afghanistan:
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