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Costs of War

Study: U.S. Spent $5.6 Trillion on Wars in Middle East, Asia

November 8, 2017 The Daily Beast

The Daily Beast cites a Wall Street Journal article on the Costs of War Project's new study. The study "aimed to reflect the costs of war not considered by the Pentagon—including the costs that weren’t taken on by the Defense Department in the first place."