One of the great things about war is population control. If you look at this graph, you will notice that the U.S. death rate has stayed pretty level. But the Iraqi death rate has continued to increase. In reading, this is due primarily to the U.S. as well as insurgents killing Iraqi’s, and Iraqi’s killing Iraqi’s. although the birth rate (31.98 births/1,000 population) currently still exceeds the death rate, at an “estimated civilian deaths between 59,287 and 65,121, as of yesterday.” With a population just under 27,000,000 we probably won’t completely wipe out them out, but we can help reduce it. Hench, decreasing the number of Muslims while keeping a majority number of Christians and other white religions.