6,175. 10/29/2004

“In a videotape released in October [29] 2004, bin Laden pointed out that for al-Qaeda’s $500,000 investment in the 9/11 attacks, the United States economy sustained a $500 billion loss. Bin Laden crowed over al-Qaeda’s investment: ‘Every dollar al-Qaeda invested defeated a million dollars.’ “

 – Peter Bergen, The Longest War, Page 209

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