$112 million worth of Tomahawk missiles already launched in Libya operation 

How much will military actions in Libya cost the United States? It could cost several billions, according to the National Journal's  Megan Scully.

Tomahawk Missiles are expensive:

On the first day of strikes alone, U.S.-led forces launched 112 long-range Tomahawk cruise missiles, which cost about $1 million to $1.5 million apiece, from ships stationed off the Libyan coast. That totals $112 million to $168 million for the first day's missile strikes alone. Since the first strikes, U.S. and British forces have launched at least another 12 Tomahawk missiles.

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