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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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tolonews.com Islamic State 'Beyond Anything We've Seen': US 08/23
rferl.org Iraq Investigating Deadly Sunni Mosque Attack 08/23
ndtv.com British Lingerie Shop Says Sorry Over Isis Underwear 08/23
online.wsj.com Iraqi Officials Probe Mosque Attack 08/23
themalaysianinsider.com US hostage rescuers dropped from night sky, Syrian activist says 08/23
edition.cnn.com U.S. weighs airstrikes in Syria 08/23
punchng.com Morocco arrests two ISIS jihadists 08/23
timesofindia.indiatimes.com British lingerie maker says sorry over ISIS underwear 08/23
csmonitor.com Iraqi interior ministry building attacked, at least 11 killed 08/23
rediff.com UK plans new anti-terror law to tackle Islamist extremism 08/23
foxnews.com Iraq suicide bomber kills at least 11 in Baghdad 08/23
app.com.pk UN chief condemns killing of dozens of worshippers in eastern Iraq 08/23
realclearworld.com Don't BS the American People About ISIS 08/23
realclearworld.com Stopping the Worst People on Earth 08/23
sky.com Mosque Massacre Undermines Fight Against IS 08/23
edition.cnn.com U.S. weighs airstrikes on ISIS in Syria 08/23
dawn.com US says IS most dangerous group it has faced recently 08/23
aina.org 1200 Assyrian Refugees Living on One Floor in a Mall in Arbel 08/23
aina.org UN: 700,000 Iraqis Have Found Haven in Kurdish Area 08/23
thenational.ae At least 64 killed in attack on Sunni mosque in Iraq 08/23
foxnews.com Parliament Speaker says Iraq investigating attack on Sunni mosque that killed more than 60 08/23
independent.co.uk Iraq crisis: Mosque massacre kills at least 68 Sunni worshippers ahead of government talks 08/23
aljazeera.com Massacre derails talks on new Iraq government 08/23
cnn.com 70 killed in Iraq mosque attack 08/23
bbc.co.uk Assad and the US: New BFFs? 08/23
turkishweekly.net Dozens die in attack on Sunni mosque in Iraq 08/23
turkishweekly.net Iraq's Kurds make $170 million from oil sales via Turkey 08/23
turkishweekly.net Hakkari leads southeast in exports 08/23
aina.org Obama 'Plays Politics' With Christian Persecution 08/23
aina.org 'Long-term it Looks Terrible,' Says Christian Aid Partner in Iraq 08/23
aina.org Archbishop of Canterbury Says Christian Persecution in Iraq is 'Off the Scale' 08/23
aina.org The 9 Biggest Myths About ISIS 08/23
france24.com US brands journalist’s beheading a ‘terrorist attack’ 08/23
ww4report.com THE NEW PKK 08/23
ww4report.com Iraq: Shi'ite militia blamed in mosque massacre 08/23
grnlive.com US airstrikes in Iraq continue despite IS threat - BBC 08/23
grnlive.com Shia militia kill dozens of Iraqi Sunnis in mosque shooting - IT 08/23
telegraph.co.uk How can the US defeat the Islamic State? 08/23
ndtv.com Iraq Family's Flight Reveals Depth of Sunni Grief 08/23
panorama.am ‘US realizing that ISIS getting stronger is bad alternative to Assad’ 08/23
panorama.am ‘Another wave of Western intervention threatens to pull Iraq apart’ 08/23
dnaindia.com Iraq: Suicide bomber attacks Baghdad intelligence headquarters, 8 dead 08/23
bbc.co.uk UN call to 'prevent Iraq massacre' 08/23
scmp.com Suicide bomber attacks Iraqi spy HQ as America brands Foley's death a 'terror attack' 08/23
independent.co.uk Iraq crisis: Mosque massacre kills at least 68 Sunni worshippers ahead of talks 08/23
aljazeera.com Fears grow for second kidnapped US journalist 08/23
voanews.com Suicide Attack at Iraq's Intelligence Headquarters 08/23
france24.com Suicide bomber targets Iraq intelligence HQ in deadly attack 08/23
punchng.com Deadly car bomb hits Baghdad military office 08/23
dw.de US: Air strikes against IS in Syria 'may be necessary' 08/23
ndtv.com Iraq Works to Ease Tensions After Mosque Attack Kills 70 08/23
ndtv.com US Isn't Sure Just How Much to Fear Islamic State 08/23
ndtv.com Two Dead as Suicide Bomber Hits Iraq Intelligence Headquarters 08/23
telegraph.co.uk Isil beseige town of Amerli amid fears of repeat of Sinjar massacre 08/23
ndtv.com Steven Sotloff, US Journalist in Sights of Jihadists 08/23
gmanetwork.com Suicide bomber attacks Baghdad intelligence headquarters, 8 dead 08/23
themalaysianinsider.com Steven Sotloff, US journalist in sights of jihadists 08/23
realclearworld.com Saudis Must Stop Exporting Extremism 08/23
themalaysianinsider.com A look into heart of jihadist ‘caliphate’ in Syria, Iraq 08/23
realclearworld.com Is Islamic State the Best Possible Enemy? 08/23
thecuttingedgenews.com The Battle for Baghdad - UN Responds to Islamic State with Biggest Aid Operation in 30 Years 08/22
thecuttingedgenews.com The Battle for Iraq - For Obama, the Islamic State is Now Job No. 1 08/22
thecuttingedgenews.com Department of State Denies Partnership with Syrian Dictator Bashr al-Assad 08/22
csmonitor.com Obama officials talk of 'defeating' Islamic State, but what steps will US take? (+video) 08/22
themalaysianinsider.com UN Council condemns ‘heinous and cowardly’ Foley murder 08/22
themalaysianinsider.com US considers taking fight against Islamic State into Syria 08/22
themalaysianinsider.com Pressure mounts on Europeans to take more action against Islamic State 08/22
thejakartapost.com Bekasi residents take back mosque from ISIL 08/22
bbc.co.uk IS militants 'biggest threat' to US 08/22
rediff.com Top Muslim groups and leaders condemn ISIS 08/22
en.ria.ru IS Militants' Letter to Foley Family Shows Warning of Execution - Reports 08/22
bbc.co.uk The Iraqi town being starved to death 08/22
turkishweekly.net Balkan Muslims condemn destruction of religious shrines by ISIL 08/22
voanews.com US Defense Officials Plan For Long-Term Strategy To Contain Islamic State 08/22
ndtv.com US General Says Raiding Syria Is Key to Halting Islamic State 08/22
aina.org Canadian Kurds Rally Against Islamic Extremists 08/22
themalaysianinsider.com How can the US defeat Islamic State jihadists? 08/22
economist.com Ferguson and Iraq : Please shoot me 08/22
aina.org Iraq's Mosul Dam Remains Volatile and Unstable 08/22
aina.org ISIL's Al Baghdadi Flees Iraq for Syria As U.S. Steps Up Air Strikes 08/22
euractiv.com Germany debates role of Bundestag in approving arms shipments to Iraq 08/22
punchng.com US bombs Islamic State fighters in north Iraq 08/22
reuters.com Amid U.S. air strikes, Iraq struggles to build own air force 08/22
independent.co.uk James Foley family release final email from Isis militants before he was killed 08/22
voanews.com Kurdish Forces Launch Operation to Retake Iraqi Town 08/22
aina.org Bypassing Baghdad: International Allies in Direct Talks With Iraq's Sunnis and Kurds 08/22
aina.org Beheading of American By ISIS Shows Brutality Long Known By Assyrian Community 08/22
independent.co.uk James Foley beheading: 'Isis is a bigger threat to the US than al-Qa’ida', Pentagon warns 08/22
dnaindia.com French President Francois Hollande blames 'major powers' US, UK for rise of ISIS 08/22
dnaindia.com 'Terrorist' Kurdish organisation unlikely US ally in battle against Islamic State in Iraq 08/22
turkishweekly.net Alleged regime attacks kill 47 across Syria, activists say 08/22
ndtv.com Kurds Launch Attack to Retake Iraq Town of Jalawla From Islamic State 08/22
ndtv.com Barack Obama Faces Options in Iraq and Syria 08/22
turkishweekly.net Kurds work to break ISIL's embargo 08/22
turkishweekly.net US defense secretary says Islamic State is imminent threat 08/22
reuters.com Syria reinforces air base under Islamic State attack: monitor 08/22
reuters.com Iran denies report linking Iraq cooperation to nuclear talks 08/22
today.az U.S. jets bombing ISIL forces in northern Iraq 08/22
debka.com Palestinians torch an IDF post in Hebron 08/22
turkishweekly.net Obama continues airstrikes after ISIS makes threats 08/22