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Having threatened Christians in northern Iraq with taxes or death, the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant has shut off the water pipes that supply the remaining Christian towns.
July 22 (Bloomberg) –- Global defense spending has been declining since 2011, as the U.S. withdraws from Afghanistan and Iraq and Europe implements austerity measures. Bloomberg RANX takes a look at which countries are spending the most on their militaries. (Source: Bloomberg)