Who Funds the ISIL Islamist Militants in Iraq?

June 18 (Bloomberg) -- As Iraq's army battles Islamist militants, fighting has continued close to Baghdad. Another major front has also opened near the city of Kirkuk, where Kurdish militia fighters are defending the city against heavily-armed and well-equipped extremists. In today's Big Question, Bloomberg's Willem Marx looks into the funding of the ISIL militant group. Video by: Brian Kartagener.

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