Friday, April 01, 2011

The real toll of America’s wars — RT

The real toll of America’s wars — RT

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The real toll of America’s wars — RT

The Three Trillion Dollar War: The True Cost of the Iraq Conflict

Here's some key points:

- Even though NATO formally takes over the operation in Libya, the US is set to continue injecting millions of dollars into operation "Odyssey Dawn"

- 5000 + American death toll in Iraq and Afghanistan. 70,000 estimated injured US soldiers. 170,000 suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder.

- Estimated 100,000 to 1 million Iraqis dead, 4 million displaced.

- Iraq war cost estimated $3 trillion

- Afghanistan war cost $3 trillion

- First 10 days war in Libya cost $550 million dollars. $120 million to be pumped in next few weeks, plus monthly allowance of $40 million.

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