Questions over Iraq war funds

As combat troops leave Iraq, concerns remain over the costs of the war for the US.

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    The US, which has withdrawn its last combat brigade from Iraq, has spent at least $700 billion on the Iraq war since its start more than seven years ago.

    But that figure does not include future interest payments and long-term care for wounded soldiers.

    Now, there are also concerns that funds for Iraq's reconstruction are being misspent.

    Al Jazeera's Tom Ackerman has more.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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