War legacy of the United States

World Today

Following the terrorist attacks against the United States on September 11, 2001, the country launched a series of military actions — First in Afghanistan, then less than two years late the so-called shock and awe assault on Iraq. 

The conflicts spilled over into Pakistan, Syria, Yemen and other countries. 

CGTN’s Jim Spellman takes a look at the staggering toll of those wars.