Date:02.06.2016, 02:25 Linda Bilmes of Harvard University, coauthor with Joseph Stiglitz of the report, The Economic Cost of the Iraq War: An Appraisal, on the direct economic costs from treating the wounded in the war in Iraq: That means we now have more than 50,000 wounded Iraq war soldiers. Dean Baker. So far, more than 200,000 veterans from Iraq and Afghanistan have been treated at VA medical facilities three times what the VA projected. More than one-third of them have been diagnosed with mental health conditions, including post-traumatic stress disorder, acute depression. And then there is the cost. After the Persian Gulf War in 1991, half of all veterans sought VA medical care, and 44 filed disability claims. Assuming that this pattern is repeated, the lifetime cost of providing disability payments and healthcare. December 12, 2006 Growing Number Sees Iraq Becoming 'Another Vietnam'. Despite deep public dissatisfaction with the Iraq war, the highly anticipated report by a bipartisan panel proposing new policy options for Iraq did not register strongly with most Americans.
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