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05/13/2010 04:29 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

$6.7 Billion Per Month In Afghanistan: Other Ways We Could Spend That Money

U.S. spending on the war in Afghanistan has now exceeded the cost of the war in Iraq for the first time since 2003. According to USA Today, we now spend $6.7 billion every month to keep the war going.

Since HuffPost Impact frequently encourages donations to various causes, we thought we'd research some other ways that money might be spent.

Let us know if you think these projects would be better expenditures, or if we're doing the right thing with our money.

$6.7 Spent Each Month In Afghanistan. What Could Be Done With That Money?