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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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pri.org 'Thanks for your service' brings up mixed emotions for US veterans 05/30
voanews.com Greece Rescues 29 Migrants Adrift at Sea on Journey to Italy 05/30
aljazeera.com Libyan forces capture ISIL-held town east of Sirte 05/30
rferl.org Blasts Kill More Than 20 In Iraq 05/30
rferl.org Turkey Accuses Russia Of Arming PKK 05/30
dw.com UNHCR's Bruno Geddo in Iraq: 'Fallujah is frightening' 05/30
dawn.com Iran told to ‘stop intervening’ in Iraq 05/30
rss.cnn.com Iraq advances on ISIS stronghold 05/30
usatoday.com Reports: Iraqi forces enter ISIL-held city of Fallujah 05/30
dnaindia.com Iraqi troops poised for assault on Islamic State's bastion Fallujah 05/30
scmp.com After week-long operation, Iraqi forces enter dangerous streets of IS-held Fallujah 05/30
aljazeera.com Iraqi troops storm ISIL-held Fallujah 05/30
aljazeera.com Iraqi army poised for Fallujah assault against ISIL 05/30
france24.com Seven accused of joining IS group in Syria go on trial in France 05/30
aina.org The Folly of Lobbying to Carve Up Iraq 05/30
stripes.com Attacks in Baghdad, near Iraqi captital kill at least 17 05/30
turkishweekly.net Syria clashes heat up near Turkish border 05/30
turkishweekly.net Iraqi army starts operation to storm IS-held city of Fallujah 05/30
reuters.com Turkey's Erdogan accuses Russia of arming PKK militants 05/30
tehrantimes.com Peace and friendship, main theme of Tehran Intangible Cultural Heritage meeting 05/30
turkishweekly.net Saudi Arabia slams Iran's role in Iraq as 'unacceptable' 05/30
telegraph.co.uk Fears Isil will use 50,000 trapped civilians as human shields as Iraqi forces storm Fallujah in dawn offensive 05/30
rferl.org Iraqi Army Starts Operation To Storm IS-Held City Of Fallujah 05/30
euronews.com Washington pays tribute to US military casualties at Memorial Day concert 05/30
rferl.org Saudi Arabia Slams Iran's Role In Iraq As 'Unacceptable' 05/30
sky.com Iraq Forces 'Break Into' IS-Held Fallujah 05/30
rt.com ISIS jihadists sell sex slaves on Facebook 05/30
rt.com Iraqi forces have entered ISIS-held Fallujah - AFP citing commanders 05/30
foxnews.com The Latest: Iraqi forces start pushing into IS-held Fallujah 05/30
aljazeera.com Philippine army says 54 'ISIL-style' rebels killed 05/30
sputniknews.com Shiite Militia Unearths Daesh Tunnels Near Iraq's Fallujah (PHOTO, VIDEO) 05/30
dailytimes.com.pk Iraq forces push into streets of IS-held Fallujah 05/30
sputniknews.com Evasive Victory: Why Baghdad's Future Depends on Retaking Fallujah 05/30
dailytimes.com.pk US-led coalition troops seen near front line in new Iraq offensive 05/30
reuters.com U.S.-backed Syrian alliance widens offensive near IS capital 05/30
latimes.com 'It's just me and the horse': How mustangs help hurting veterans heal 05/30
upi.com Iraq starts operation to retake Fallujah from Islamic State 05/30
voanews.com Iraq's Lawmakers to Negotiate as Bombs Hit Baghdad 05/30
feeds.latimes.com Memorial Day: Memorials dedicated to U.S. service members who died in Iraq and Afghanistan 05/30
foxnews.com Jordan heads into elections by fall as parliament dissolved 05/30
mypetjawa.mu.nu Heroes 05/30
npr.org Anti-Islamic State Forces Launch Attack In Effort To Retake Fallujah 05/30
voanews.com 'We Lived Like Animals' Under IS Rule in Fallujah 05/30
turkishweekly.net Awareness needed to end PKK recruiting youth: Erdogan 05/30
turkishweekly.net Turkish security forces kill 12 PKK terrorists 05/30
huffingtonpost.com Memorial Day Should Make Us Rethink Platitudes About the U.S. Military 05/30
tehrantimes.com Ayatollah Khamenei hoisting flag of Muslim unity: Velayati 05/30
stripes.com Iraqi forces push into Fallujah as Islamic State bombings kill 24 05/30
turkishweekly.net 'We lived like animals' under IS rule in Fallujah 05/30
spiegel.de Obama's Anti-Islamic State Envoy: 'We Have Exposed Their Lies' 05/30
reuters.com Iraqi army storms to edge of Islamic State-held Falluja; fresh bombings hit Baghdad 05/30
npr.org Anti-Islamic State Forces Launch Attack In Effort To Retake Fallujah 05/30
rt.com Kurdish forces equipped with T-55 tanks launch ISIS offensive (VIDEO) 05/30
timesofindia.indiatimes.com 500 Indians attracted to IS 05/30
thehindu.com Iraqi forces push into Fallujah as IS bombings kill 24 05/30
aljazeera.com Do Shia militias stoke sectarian tension in Fallujah? 05/30
aina.org Assyrians Demonstrate in Sweden, Germany Against Kurdish Land Grabs in North Iraq 05/30
aina.org Oil Prices Slip As Iraq Raises Exports 05/30
turkishweekly.net Saudi FM: Iran is interfering in Iraq's internal affairs 05/30
stripes.com Delaware National Guard HQ to unveil Beau Biden signs 05/30
today.az Iran to go on with military assistance to Syria, Iraq 05/30
dw.com UNHCR's Bruno Geddo in Iraq: 'Fallujah is frightening' 05/30
csmonitor.com Who should prevent violent extremism? 05/30
telegraph.co.uk Britain must ensure air-drops to starving Syrians, with or without Assad's approval, says Lord Ashdown 05/30
globalsecurity.org Department of Defense Press Briefing by Colonel Warren via teleconference from Baghdad, Iraq 05/29
globalsecurity.org Obama admits US troops died in combat in Iraq 05/29
globalsecurity.org Inherent Resolve Strikes Hit ISIL in Syria, Iraq 05/29
aljazeera.com Final assault on ISIL-held Fallujah imminent: army 05/29
globalsecurity.org Iraqi civilians flee Fallujah amid security operation against Daesh 05/29
globalsecurity.org How Will Islamic State Defend the Capital of Its 'Caliphate'? 05/29
globalsecurity.org Signs Point to Long Fight to Retake Fallujah from IS 05/29
rferl.org Iraqi Elite Forces Take Positions Around Fallujah 05/29
reuters.com U.S. servicemen seen on frontline of new Kurdish offensive in Iraq 05/29
globalsecurity.org Iraqi airstrikes kill 3 senior Daesh commanders in Mosul 05/29
globalsecurity.org US Forces in Syria Ordered to Remove Kurdish YPG Patches 05/29
sputniknews.com US Troops With Kurdish Patches: Blending in or 'Hiding Behind YPG Skirts'? 05/29
france24.com Real Madrid fans in Iraq challenge IS group by gathering to watch final match 05/29
sputniknews.com How Iranian Military Helps Oppressed Civilians in Syria, Iraq 05/29
foxnews.com AP PHOTOS: Refugees who made a train to nowhere their home 05/29
af.reuters.com U.S.-led coalition troops seen near front line in new Iraq offensive 05/29
foxnews.com Iraqi forces complete buildup around IS-held Fallujah 05/29
tolonews.com In Iraq Town, Real Fans 'Challenge Daesh' 05/29
telegraph.co.uk Police warn of terror threat to music festivals and sporting events  05/29
telegraph.co.uk Isil launches Syria assault, achieving biggest advance along Turkish border for two years 05/29
hosted.ap.org AP PHOTOS: Refugees who made a train to nowhere their home 05/29
dailytimes.com.pk US-led coalition soldiers keeping watch near new Kurdish offensive front 05/29
hosted.ap.org AP PHOTOS: Refugees who made a train to nowhere their home 05/29
turkishweekly.net Turkish jets destroy PKK positions in northern Iraq 05/29
dailynews.lk Thousands flee IS offensive in northern Syria: monitor 05/29
huffingtonpost.com U.S.-Led Forces Keep Up Pressure On ISIS East Of Mosul 05/29
sky.com Iraq Forces Gear Up For Fallujah Assault 05/29
realclearworld.com Iran-Led Push to Retake Fallujah From ISIS Worries U.S. 05/29
timesofindia.indiatimes.com ISIS imposes new fine: $100 for shaving beard 05/29
dw.com Kurds, Iraqi army make advances against IS 05/29
stripes.com Telling the stories of a son fallen in combat, and of veterans who returned 05/29
nzherald.co.nz Saudi Arabia slams Iran's role in Iraq as 'unacceptable' 05/29
dw.com On 'IS' front line with peshmerga in Iraqi Kurdistan 05/29
pbs.org Why this formerly radicalized Muslim is speaking out against extremism 05/29
tehrantimes.com Iran basketball team heads to WABA Championship 05/29
bbc.co.uk Fleeing Saddam with the Kurds 05/29