Iraq war price tag reaches three trillion US dollars

Mar 11, 2008 (AFP) — /SNIP/ “The only war in our history which cost more was the Second World War, when 16.3 million US troops fought in a campaign lasting four years, at a total cost (in 2007, inflation-adjusted dollars) of about five trillion dollars,” he wrote in the work co-authored with Harvard professor Linda Bilmes. Full Report