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The Military and Climate Change

August 4, 2010

Full Article at http://www.unknowncountry.com/news/?id=8487:

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Emissions of heat-trapping gases resulting from military protection of supertankers in the Persian Gulf amount to 34.4 million metric tons of carbon dioxide a year. In addition, the war in Iraq releases another 43.3 million metric tons of CO2 annually. Also, multiple studies that indicate US spending on military protection of maritime oil transit routes incurs an annual cost of roughly $100 billion per year.

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Full Article at http://www.unknowncountry.com/news/?id=8487

And there are more climate change type articles listed at the bottom of this source.

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