By IndyKids Staff

In May, Congress voted to give $96 billion more for the military to continue fighting in Iraq and Afghanistan with no plan to withdraw U.S. troops. May was one of the deadliest months for U.S. soldiers in Iraq, with 127 killed. The U.S. military plans to send even more troops to Iraq, and it is estimated there will be over 200,000 troops there by the end of 2007.