Lebanese spendin’ cheeseJuly 12, 2010
It’s been a while since we spotlighted the military spending of Islamic nations. Here’s a chart showing how Lebanon exceeds the “militarist” United States in military spending:
The chart was generated by Google using World Bank data. The usual disclaimer applies—I’m not equating military spending with Islamic jihad. Still, it’s remarkable how nations with majority of believers in the “Religion of Peace” tend to spend so much money on weapons and armies.