Number of Troops in Iraq
How many US troops are there in Iraq?
As of December 2009, US troops in Iraq totaled 112,000. This consisted of personnel from the Army, Navy, Coast Guard, Air Force, and Marines. According to the US Department of Defense, this troop number will be maintained up until Iraq elections on March 2010. They target a troop reduction of to around 50,000 by the end of August 2010.