U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. Timothy Dupuis, of Dover, New Hampshire, climbs the stairs at an outpost in Fallujah, 65 kilometers (40 miles) west of Baghdad, Iraq, Tuesday, May 2, 2006.(AP Photo/Jacob Silberberg)

Deaths From Terrorism Increased 4,500% Since Beginning Of War On Terror

Between 2007 and 2011, almost half the world’s terror attacks took place in Iraq and Afghanistan — two countries under active occupation by the United States.