Iraq War statistics: $900 billion
I prepared some PowerPoint slides from Deborah White’s article below shown as graphics for this story. You will find more details at her story link.
Bottom line is that we Americans spend $900 billion on this war (and counting). Did we get a return on cost? What is it?
“Iraq War Facts, Results & Statistics at July 27, 2010 4,4136US Soldiers Killed, 31,897 Seriously Wounded
By Deborah White, About.com Guide
Aug 9 2010
For your quick reading, I've listed key statistics about the Iraq War and occupation, taken primarily from data analyzed by various think tanks, including The Brookings Institution's Iraq Index, and from mainstream media sources. Data is presented as of July 27, 2010, except as indicated.”