This Week: In Memoriam

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This Week with George Stephanopoulos marks the passing of pioneering cardiovascular surgeon Michael DeBakey, investor and philanthropist John Templeton, former all-star Yankee and baseball announcer Bobby Murcer, former FoxNews anchor and White House Press Secretary Tony Snow as well as 5 soldiers killed in Iraq and Afghanistan. According to, the total number of troop members killed in Iraq is now 4,432. During the last week, Iraq Body Count confirmed the deaths of 165 Iraqi civilians.

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