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Costs of War

The Iraq War's Fallout Persists, and Harsh Consequences Are Still to Come

March 20, 2018 Think Progress

Costs of War co-director Neta Crawford is quoted in an article weighing the lessons the U.S. has learned from the 2003 invasion of Iraq. "The wars against Iraq (and Afghanistan) have been paid for by raising the national deficit... 'That is tremendously bad for the economy,' said Crawford."