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Fund for Peace (FfP) Failed States Index: 110.6 Alert (worst is 120)
HIIK Conflict Barometer 2008: 5
Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre Global Statistics : 2,842,490 IDPs
Economist Intelligence Unit Sovereign Ratings: Rating CC
International Crisis Group Crisis Watch: Unchanged
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huffingtonpost.com Obama Officials Pin Blame For ISIS On Iraqi Government 10/31
dw.de UN: 15,000 foreigners fighting with extremists in Syria and Iraq 10/31
aysor.am Iraq IS: Scores found dead in mass graves in Anbar 10/31
rferl.org How To Be A Good Islamic State Wife 10/31
nationalpost.com Canada’s war on ISIS begins — but no orders come to drop bombs and the clouds are too thick to see targets 10/31
stripes.com Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal authorized for Operation Inherent Resolve 10/31
panorama.am David Lidington to visit Armenia 10/31
panorama.am Burkina Faso President Blaise Compaore ousted 10/31
panorama.am Iraq IS: Scores found dead in mass graves in Anbar 10/31
panorama.am Italian author urges formation of another anti-ISIL coalition 10/31
rferl.org Top U.S. General Favors Military Advisers In Western Iraq 10/31
ndtv.com Kurds' Battle for Kobane Unites a People Divided by Borders 10/31
atimes.com What stays the coalition's hand in Kobani 10/31
globalsecurity.org Pentagon Leaders Laud Progress Against ISIL 10/31
turkishweekly.net Aleppo ‘at risk’ after FSA fighters were sent to Kobane: Commander 10/31
turkishweekly.net UN proposes 'freeze zones' to halt fighting in Syria 10/31
israelnationalnews.com US Officials Say Obama May Replace Kerry 10/31
turkishweekly.net US considers arming Iraqi tribes in ISIL fight 10/31
stripes.com Mississippi sailors among those returning from nine-month deployment 10/31
aina.org ISIS Opens Doors to the Kurds 10/31
stripes.com Fearing uprising, Islamic State militants hunt former Iraqi police 10/31
grnlive.com Damascus Slams Turkey After Iraqi Peshmerga Militias Cross Into Syria 10/31
reuters.com Kurds' battle for Kobani unites a people divided by borders 10/31
independent.co.uk Japanese jihadists recruited to fight with Isis 10/31
turkishweekly.net Balkans support the fight against ISIS 10/31
scmp.com UN warns of ‘unprecedented’ number of foreign Islamic State jihadists 10/31
aljazeera.com ISIL shells Kobane's border post with Turkey 10/31
upi.com Iraq's Kurdish Peshmerga arrive in Kobane, Syria to help fight Islamic State 10/31
edition.cnn.com 'ISIS's actions are genocide' 10/31
upi.com Oryx Petroleum: Security improves in Kurdish north 10/31
foxnews.com UN report says problem of foreign fighters in terror groups unprecedented in scale 10/31
cnn.com Can midterms get sexy? 10/31
nzherald.co.nz Bombs at marketplaces near Baghdad kill 15 people 10/31
aljazeera.com Iraqi army inches towards Beiji oil refinery 10/31
ipsnews.net OPINION: The Islamic State’s Ideology Is Grounded in Saudi Education 10/31
thelocal.de Will our Halloween quiz give you a fright? 10/31
dawn.com UN warns of 'unprecedented' number of foreign jihadists 10/31
nzherald.co.nz UN: Growing number of foreigners in terror groups 10/31
huffingtonpost.com UN: Foreign Fighters Joining Terror Groups On 'Unprecedented Scale' 10/31
vancouversun.com Canada’s CF-18 fighter jets complete first mission over Iraq, return to base without firing missiles 10/31
nationalpost.com Canada’s CF-18 fighter jets complete first mission over Iraq, return to base without firing missiles 10/31
rferl.org Iraqi Trio Detained In Switzerland Over Suspected Terror Plot 10/31
reuters.com Air strikes hit Kobani as Kurdish peshmerga prepare to enter 10/31
rferl.org Iran Defeating IS With 'Ideas' Not Arms 10/31
thestar.com Foreign fighters joining terror groups ‘unprecedented’ in scale, says UN 10/31
thestar.com Canadian CF-18s fly forces’ first Iraq mission 10/31
stripes.com Marine should not be retried for 2006 Iraq crimes, lawyers say 10/31
mypetjawa.mu.nu Red on Red Jabhat al-Nusra vs ISIS Deir el-Zour 10/31
en.ria.ru Foreign Fighters Stream to Syria Despite US Campaign Against Islamic State 10/31
peruviantimes.com International Analysis: A Hostile Climate 10/31
diplomatie.gouv.fr Iraq – Mass murder (30.10.14) 10/31
english.pravda.ru Sophisticated technology existed long before Christ 10/31
stripes.com Peshmerga fighters leave Kobani to return later 10/31
rferl.org Iraq's Top Shi'ite Cleric Calls On Baghdad To Help Sunni Tribes 10/31
rferl.org Instability Fuels Panic Over IS In Tajikistan 10/31
cnn.com U.S. advisers to ISIS hot zone? 10/31
france24.com Video: The cult of Kobane’s martyrs 10/31
globalsecurity.org Massive scale-up of assistance needed for countries impacted by ongoing Syria crisis - UN relief official 10/30
globalsecurity.org Hagel Offers Perspective on 'Historic, Defining Times' 10/30
worldpoliticsreview.com U.S. Support for Syrian Rebels Serves Political, not Military, Purposes 10/30
reuters.com U.S. says working with Iraqi Kurdistan to stop Islamic State oil smuggling 10/30
reuters.com Australia passes laws cracking down on foreign fighters 10/30
ndtv.com Australia Outlaws Travel to Terror Hotspots 10/30
cnn.com Students: Dump Maher from graduation 10/30
strategypage.com SYRIA: The Enemies Of ISIL Are Screwed By The News Cycle 10/30
allafrica.com Is Isis Allied to African Jihadi Groups? 10/30
dnaindia.com Australia passes laws cracking down on citizens fighting in foreign conflicts like Iraq, Syria 10/30
voanews.com Iraqi Kurds Move Near Syrian Border 10/30
turkishweekly.net US: Solution in Syria requires Assad's departure 10/30
turkishweekly.net IS militants execute 30 tribesmen in Iraq, troops pressure on extremists 10/30
spectator.co.uk Why I’ve joined Lebanon’s exodus 10/30
huffingtonpost.com Syrian refugees and millions of Iraqis displaced by conflict: a common struggle to find work, housing & the daily basics 10/30
aljazeera.com Iraqi refugees forced to live under ISIL 10/30
intelnews.org Analysis: Well-trained spy agency adds to strength of Islamic State 10/30
turkishweekly.net Can the Peshmerga save Turkey’s Kurdish peace process? 10/30
turkishweekly.net 90 percent feel Turkey is still affected by the consequences of WWI 10/30
turkishweekly.net Iraqi Kurdish leader thanks Turkey for Kobani support 10/30
turkishweekly.net Tunisia arrests 30 'terrorists' 10/30
grnlive.com ISIS parades, executes 30 Sunni tribal fighters in western Iraq 10/30
npr.org With Limited Gains, U.S. Bombing Campaign Faces Growing Criticism 10/30
dawn.com IS militants kill 40 tribesmen in Iraq 10/30
stripes.com NH Guard members buoyed by deployment ceremony 10/30
allafrica.com UAE Cautions About a Relationship Between Al-Shabaab and ISIS 10/30
stripes.com Marine recharged in Iraq war case back in court 10/30
turkishweekly.net Barzani: Turkish, US support sent peshmerga to Kobani 10/30
usatoday.com Kurdish fighters from Iraq enter embattled Kobani 10/30
en.ria.ru Syrian Ambassador to Russia Questions Effectiveness of US-Led Air Strikes in Syria, Iraq 10/30
blogs.spectator.co.uk The US won’t beat Isis alone; Qatar and other Gulf allies must help in Iraq 10/30
realclearworld.com The End of the Middle East? 10/30
realclearworld.com Whose Side Is Turkey On? 10/30
sky.com Reports: 150 Bodies Found In Iraq Mass Grave 10/30
france24.com Bodies of Iraqi Sunnis opposed to IS group found in mass grave 10/30
en.ria.ru Pentagon to Offer Medical Checks to Troops Exposed to Chemical Agents in Iraq: Reports 10/30
stripes.com Report: Troops, vets to get checked for chemical exposure in Iraq 10/30
rferl.org IS Gunmen 'Committed Massacre' In Iraq's Anbar 10/30
csmonitor.com Facing its own Islamic State-inspired militants, Iran wields a smaller stick 10/30
aljazeera.com Peshmerga troops enter Kobane to fight ISIL 10/30
dw.de German mission assesses potential training of Kurdish forces in Iraq 10/30
telegraph.co.uk Mass grave with 150 bodies found in Iraq 10/30
nzherald.co.nz Bodies of 48 Sunni tribal fighters found in Iraq 10/30