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U.S. Spends Billions on Iraq, Afghan Conflicts

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U.S. Spends Billions on Iraq, Afghan Conflicts

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U.S. Spends Billions on Iraq, Afghan Conflicts

U.S. Spends Billions on Iraq, Afghan Conflicts

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How much is the United States spending to fight in Iraq and Afghanistan? That's a question that is often overlooked in the debate over U.S. involvement in these two countries.

Farai Chideya talks with Boston Globe reporter Bryan Bender about his reporting on the subject.