Folks, I'm afraid it's 70 billions.
$70 million barely covers a few months activity of a hundred or so U.S. troops overseas.
Want an order of magnitude ?
"U.S. Spending PER SECOND : $5,000 in 2008 (per Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid on May 5, 2008)
Cost of deploying one U.S. soldier for one year in Iraq : $390,000."
(Old) sources :
Here, per the OP's, it's about a pledge for the ENTIRE Israeli military force, spanning at least a year (likely more, and expect this pledge to be "extended" in some future, btw).
We U.S. tax payers have to "deal with it".
My name's pronounced like "see real". Its root is "Lord".
"The demand of a great people is always at the scale of its most serious misfortunes." --De Gaulle
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