2,000 Dead: Cost of War in Afghanistan

intro: Seven days before the 12th anniversary of the U.S. invasion of Afghanistan, the war reached a deadly and tragic milestone this weekend as the 2,000th American soldier died in combat. While U.S. and NATO forces are years away from a full withdrawal, tens of thousands of American soldiers have come home this year as the United States began transferring responsibility to Afghan security forces. Here is a look at the price, in both lives and dollars, that Americans and Afghans have paid...Full Story
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