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Iraq: Military Intervention

Question for Ministry of Defence

UIN HL1644, tabled on 2 October 2017

To ask Her Majesty's Government what estimate they have made of the cost of the UK's participation in the US led coalition air strikes in support of the liberation of Mosul.

Answered on

11 October 2017

The net additional costs of counter-Daesh operations are as follows:

2014-15

2015-16

2016-17

Total (£ million)

47.2

262.4

469.4

Net additional costs are those costs that the Ministry of Defence would not otherwise have incurred but for the operations.