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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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aina.org Syrian Christian Gives Detailed Account of Horrific Life Under ISIS Rule 07/02
aljazeera.com Bangladesh police storm restaurant to rescue hostages 07/02
dawn.com Drones killed only 64 to 116 civilians since 2009: US 07/02
globalsecurity.org 3.6 million Iraqi children at risk from increasing violence: UN 07/01
voanews.com Pentagon: US-led Airstrikes Kill 2 Top IS Commanders Near Mosul 07/01
globalsecurity.org Statement by Pentagon Press Secretary Peter Cook on confirmation of two ISIL senior military commanders 07/01
globalsecurity.org Coalition leader talks airpower effects 07/01
globalsecurity.org Coalition Strikes Continue Against ISIL in Iraq, Syria 07/01
en.people.cn U.S. strikes kill up to 116 civilians outside active war zone between 2009-2015: White House 07/01
telegraph.co.uk US reveals death tolls from drone and air strikes 07/01
aljazeera.com Displaced Iraqis take final exams amid chaos of war 07/01
scmp.com Obama poised to reveal civilian death toll from US drones strikes, and order more safeguards 07/01
globalsecurity.org Pentagon's Renewed Program to Train, Equip Syrians Focuses on Growth 07/01
globalsecurity.org Multiple bombings leave 12 civilians dead in Iraq capital 07/01
globalsecurity.org Iraq recaptures more areas from Daesh south of Fallujah 07/01
globalsecurity.org Inside Look Into Iraqi Fallujah After Two Years of Daesh Hell 07/01
globalsecurity.org Army's chief commander felicitates appointment of General Baqeri 07/01
globalsecurity.org Turkish police arrest 13 during anti-Daesh raids 07/01
telegraph.co.uk Saddam Hussein masterminded one of the world's worst environmental disasters on the site of the Garden of Eden - and the area never recovered 07/01
globalsecurity.org CIA chief Brennan: President Assad's position in Syria war better, stronger 07/01
aaj.tv Editorial: Istanbul terror attack 07/01
strategypage.com WARS UPDATE: The Bad Old Days Make A Comeback 07/01
strategypage.com MARINES: ENS Gamal Abdel Nasser 07/01
strategypage.com ATTRITION: China Struggles To Find Better Troops 07/01
upi.com Gulf Keystone Petroleum: Kurds owed for oil milestone 07/01
turkishweekly.net 11 foreign ISIL suspects detained in Istanbul after airport attack 07/01
tehrantimes.com IRGC warns KRG officials over insecurities in western Iran 07/01
pri.org Iraqi city loses power — and AC — because of an unpaid electric bill 07/01
dnaindia.com NIA busts ISIS module: Family of accused plead their innocence, say agency 'misled' 07/01
rferl.org 'The Castle' -- Life With Syrian Refugees In Saddam's Former Prison 07/01
foxnews.com Freed Fallujah not leveled, as Iraqi Army learns lesson of Ramadi 07/01
zeenews.india.com US-led airstrikes attacking Islamic State fighters in Iraq - Watch video 07/01
aljazeera.com Amnesty reports horrific refugee abuse stories in Libya 07/01
hrw.org Dispatches: France Destroys Its Cluster Munitions 07/01
mareeg.com Turkish police crack down on ISIL as death toll rises 07/01
stripes.com FBI: Shooter radicalized online more than a year before Chattanooga attack 07/01
turkishweekly.net 4 PKK terrorists killed in eastern Turkey 07/01
reuters.com Civilians fleeing Iraq's Falluja should not be 'coerced' to return: aid agencies 07/01
sky.com Fleeing Islamic State Trucks Bombed From Air 07/01
pbs.org Obama to disclose how many civilians died in U.S. drone attacks 07/01
tehrantimes.com Moments and Milestones: Ali Daei's 23 minute masterclass 07/01
foxnews.com Escape from ISIS: Yazidi woman recounts life as a sex slave 07/01
aljazeera.com 30,000 Syrian children 'starving' on Jordan border 07/01
aljazeera.com Gunmen hit restaurant in diplomatic area of Dhaka 07/01
un.org Despite hopes for calm during the holy month of Ramadan, hundreds killed in Iraq: UN 07/01
npr.org 7 Years Of U.S. Drone And Airstrikes: White House Tallies Civilian Deaths 07/01
hosted.ap.org IS fled last stand in Fallujah but fears of comeback linger 07/01
stripes.com Up to 116 civilians killed by US strikes outside official war zones 07/01
stripes.com Libya media office: 'Decisive' battle with Islamic State group underway 07/01
npr.org 7 Years Of U.S. Drone And Airstrikes: White House Tallies Civilian Deaths 07/01
pravdareport.com US military bases & empire building 07/01
rand.org The Response to Every Terrorist Attack Cannot Be Another Checkpoint 07/01
foxnews.com Coalition forces kill two senior ISIS military commanders in Iraq 07/01
aljazeera.com Rights group: US downplays civilian drone fatalities 07/01
dw.com US drone strikes killed up to 116 civilians, new report says 07/01
bbc.co.uk Photographing the children of war 07/01
aina.org Iraq Army Retakes 'Last ISIS Stronghold' Near Fallujah 07/01
nzherald.co.nz Airstrike kills 2 Islamic State commanders near Mosul 07/01
reuters.com Air strike kills two Islamic State military commanders: Pentagon 07/01
stripes.com Drone strike kills three al-Qaida suspects in Yemen 07/01
stripes.com Airstrike kills two Islamic State commanders near Mosul 07/01
dw.com US drone strikes killed up to 116 civilians, new report says 07/01
huffingtonpost.com Pentagon: U.S. Airstrike Kills 2 Senior ISIS Commanders In Iraq 07/01
huffingtonpost.com Brexit May Be Part of the First Wave of Deglobalization 07/01
jamestown.org Istanbul and Aktobe Attacks Highlight Central Asians’ Role in Transnational Terrorist Networks 07/01
sudantribune.com Sudanese Jihadist killed in fighting in Iraq 07/01
foxnews.com 5 held for planning attacks on Indian religious, other sites 06/30
usatoday.com Reports: U.S.-led airstrikes kill at least 250 ISIL fighters near Fallujah 06/30
dnaindia.com ISIS may plan Istanbul like attack in US: CIA 06/30
dawn.com Iraq inks deal for $2.7bn US military loan 06/30
dawn.com IS repels US-backed Syria rebel offensive on Iraq route 06/30
globalsecurity.org OIR Spokesman: Local Forces in Iraq, Syria Increase Pressure on ISIL 06/30
bbc.co.uk Iraq air strikes 'target militant convoy' near Falluja 06/30
scmp.com Coalition airstrikes on Iraq convoy kills 250 Islamic State fighters, US officials claim 06/30
rt.com US-backed rebels seize 10k+ troves of ISIS documents on doorstep of Syrian Manbij 06/30
dw.com Airstrikes kill IS fighters fleeing Fallujah 06/30
nzherald.co.nz 5 held for planning attacks on Indian religious, other sites 06/30
upi.com Iraqi, U.S. airstrikes destroy 500 Islamic State vehicles fleeing Fallujah 06/30
strategypage.com PROCUREMENT: Sometimes Older Is Better 06/30
strategypage.com ARMOR: Lessons Of Afghanistan Return To Iraq 06/30
strategypage.com WEAPONS: The Future of Sniping 06/30
strategypage.com CONGO: States Of Perpetual Unrest 06/30
turkishweekly.net 13 detained over Istanbul airport attack 06/30
aljazeera.com Turkey swoops on 13 suspects over Ataturk attack 06/30
aljazeera.com Iraq: Fallujah is liberated, now what? 06/30
debka.com Britain's Boris Johnson will not run for prime minister 06/30
turkishweekly.net Turkish business world condemns terror attack at Istanbul airport 06/30
voanews.com Hundreds of IS Fighters Killed in Airstrikes 06/30
voanews.com UN Says Iraqi Children 'Relentlessly Targeted' in War 06/30
stripes.com UN warns of war's 'catastrophic impact' on Iraqi children 06/30
telegraph.co.uk Taliban suicide bombers kill dozens in attack on Afghan police cadets 06/30
rferl.org UNICEF Says Millions Of Kids At Risk In Iraq 06/30
telegraph.co.uk Chechen Islamic State fighter named as one of Istanbul airport suicide bombers 06/30
telegraph.co.uk Britain orders 250 more troops to Iraq to battle Islamic State 06/30
dnaindia.com Hyderabad: NIA to seek custody of 5 arrested persons from suspected ISIS terror module 06/30
realclearworld.com The Age of Disintegration 06/30
euronews.com Hundreds of ISIL fighters killed in Falluja - reports 06/30
upi.com Russia delivers shipment of Mi-28N Night Hunter combat helicopters to Iraq 06/30
debka.com Western Agencies Knew a Lot – But Not Enough to Thwart Istanbul Terror Strike 06/30
debka.com Gexit after Brexit: Oman Wants out of Gulf Alliance 06/30