Global Politics

Price Tags of War

Anchor Lisa Mullins talks to Neta Crawford, co-director of a new report called "Costs of War." The study, which comes from Brown University's Watson Institute of International Studies, estimates that the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq have costed the United States between $2.3 to $2.6 trillion so far; and that is not counting another trillion dollars in obligations to veterans during the next 40 years.

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