Thursday, March 14, 2013
If you believed any of it, it was supposed to have the happy ending of "nation building", grateful Iraqis, loyal to the US government, and all war expenses paid for by oil revenues from Iraqi oil fields... jz
Iraq war costs U.S. more than $2 trillion - study:
The U.S. war in Iraq has cost $1.7 trillion with an additional $490 billion in benefits owed to war veterans, expenses that could grow to more than $6 trillion over the next four decades counting interest, a study released on Thursday said.
Number Of Iraqis Slaughtered In US War And Occupation Of Iraq "1,455,590":
The number is shocking and sobering. It is at least 10 times greater than most estimates cited in the US media, yet it is based on a scientific study of violent Iraqi deaths caused by the U.S.-led invasion of March 2003.