August 30, 2013
The government on Thursday informed the Senate that the country’s economy suffered an estimated loss of $17.82 billion due to the war on terror during 2011-12.
The finance division provided details of the estimates to the upper house of the parliament on a query posed by Senator Abdul Haseeb Khan. The finance ministry further stated that these estimated losses, which occurred due to the war on terror during 2011-12, are being finalised by the authorities concerned.
The house was informed that approximately $30.4 billion in aid have been received by Pakistan from the US in connection with the war on terror during the last decade.