Cost of Detention Operations at Guantánamo Bay $4.8 Billion Since 2002 (Report & Infographic)
In Archive, Guantanamo on November 10, 2013 at 3:54 PM
Maintaining the prison at Guantánamo has cost the American taxpayer $4.8 billion since it opened in 2002, and an average of $493 million every year for the last five years.
The injustice of Guantánamo is costing us a fortune. Here’s how that money could be better spent.
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