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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
News up to: Al Qaida-affiliated Syrian insurgents seize towns from U.S.-backed rebels 07/22 Kerry’s Unenviable Record for Veracity 07/22 Tuesday starts with fresh round of Hamas rockets 07/22 How US policies sealed Iraq's fate 07/22 Obama affirms strong ties with Britain 07/22 Should the West Work with Assad? 07/22 Islamic State crushes and coerces on march towards Baghdad 07/22 Al-Qaeda snubs caliphate by renewing allegiance to Taliban 07/22 Iraqi Christians flee northern city of Mosul in wake of threats from Islamic State militants 07/22 US, UN Denounce ISIL Persecution of Iraqi Minorities 07/22 The New Thirty Years' War 07/22 Chaldean Auxiliary Bishop of Baghdad: Our Worst Fears Have Been Confirmed 07/22 Israeli soldier killed in Gaza Tuesday 07/22 Families of workers stranded in Iraq protest at Jantar Mantar 07/22 Iraq's Odd Obsession with Faisal II 07/22 How to Save Iraq 07/22 What Next for Iraq's Christians? 07/22 ISIS Making Good on Promise to Kill Christians 07/22 Lebanese Cardinal: What Do Moderate Muslims Say About What is Happening to Christians in Mosul? 07/22 Turkey's top cleric calls new Islamic 'caliphate' illegitimate 07/22 Iraqi Bishop Urges Prayer As Christians Expelled From Mosul 07/22 In Iraq, Rise of Islamic State Deals Blow to Christian Population 07/22 Iraqi PM Slams Eviction of Christians From Mosul 07/22 A Cataclysmic Purge in the Middle East 07/22 Iraqi Turkmens ‘left for dead’ in desert 07/22 Yemen's al Qaeda wing seeks to set up 'emirate' in east 07/22 At War Blog: Returning to Service, and Iraq, With Blackwater 07/22 UN Security Council Denounces Persecution of Iraqi Christians 07/22 In Lebanon a Mark of Solidarity With Mosul Christians 07/22 Coptic Solidarity Urges Immediate International Action on Iraqi Genocide 07/22 Islamic State of Syria and Just Plain Stupid Orders Mannequins To Wear Hijab 07/22 Security Council denounces persecution of minorities in northern Iraq 07/22 Video: Lebanon fears fallout from regional turmoil 07/22 Islamic State thwarts Syrian government forces on two fronts 07/22 Iraqi Christians flee Mosul after militant threats 07/22 #ن: How an Arabic letter was reclaimed to support Iraq's persecuted Christians 07/22 Al Qaeda in Yemen imposes strict Shariah law on residents 07/22 Column: A Summer of Innocent Deaths 07/22 Al-Qaida snubs Iraq's 'Islamic State' 07/22 Urgent action needed to protect children against polio in Syria, Iraq and region – UN 07/22 ISIS Militants Persecuting Christians in North-West Iraq – Russian Foreign Ministry 07/22 Kejriwal meets families of Indians stranded in Iraq 07/22 The Failure of the Iraq War 07/22 Turkish PM says he, Obama no longer talk directly 07/22 Al-Qaida Wing Announces Plans for Islamic Emirate in Yemen 07/22 Philippines deports 'Australian jihadist' 07/22 Azerbaijani terrorist is liquidated in Iraq; Syrian fighters state about seizure of car that belongs to SOCAR 07/22 Britain's hypocrisy over Israel is shameful 07/22 Iraq PM Seeks Sunni Tribal Help in Battling Insurgency 07/22 Suicide car bomb kills 21 in Iraq 07/22 Iraqi Christians flee from Mosul after ISIS ultimatum: Covert to Islam, pay a tax or face death 07/22 The Battle Iraq - Kurdish Peshmerga Force Secures Kirkuk, Its Oil 07/22 Iraqi air strikes kill 19 around militant-held Falluja: medical official 07/22 Iraq Suicide Car Bombing Kills At Least 21 In Baghdad 07/22 Women watching women 07/22 ‘Generation Kill’ NCO charged with sexual abuse of minor 07/22 'I'm ready to sacrifice my soul for Kirkuk' 07/22 Ukraine and the Neocolonial adventure 07/22 'I'm ready to sacrifice my soul for Kirkuk' 07/22 In International Flight, Volatile Conflicts Abound 07/22 UN condemns persecution of Christians, minorities in war-torn Iraq 07/22 Last remaining Christians flee Iraq's Mosul 07/22 Assyrians Leader Declares Public Mourning for Massacre of Iraqis By ISIL 07/22 Coptic Orthodox Church Condemns Targeting of Iraqi Christians 07/22 Kurdish Security Chief Pushes for Western Intervention Against ISIS 07/22 Pope Calls for Prayers As Militants Chase All Christians Out of Mosul 07/22 100 candidates vie for Iraq presidency in sign system is out of control 07/22 Suicide Car Bomber Kills 23 in Baghdad 07/22 Turkey's Erdogan acknowledges strains with Obama 07/22 FACTBOX-California crude sources and oil-by-rail projects 07/21 Middle East turmoil makes Turkey’s EU membership more crucial: Italy 07/21 Overnight Attacks in Iraq Kill At Least 16 people 07/21 Mortar Fire South of Baghdad Kills 9, Police, Hospital Sources Say 07/21 The Islamic State finds that politics is much harder than power grabs 07/21 Maintenance management tender floated for Iraq oil field 07/21 Is Christian Persecution in the Middle East Another Holocaust? 07/21 Fresh attacks in two Iraq cities kill at least 16 07/21 Overnight attacks in Iraq kill at least 16 people 07/21 Australian Teen Behind Suicide Bomb Attack in Iraq 07/21 Pro-Kremlin Media Accuse West of Assigning Blame Over Malaysia Airlines Jet Crash 07/21 Islamic State claims wave of Baghdad bombings 07/21 The curious case of Bhatkal man 'martyred in Afghanistan' 07/21 A surge of fighters into Iraq and Syria stokes worry about plots targeting US 07/21 Kurdish Peshmerga Force Secures Kirkuk, Its Oil 07/21 UN Secretary-General on Persecution of Minorities in Mosul 07/21 Overnight attacks in Iraq kill at least 16 people 07/21 Militant gains highlight 'aggressive' use of water as weapon of war 07/21 Kenya defence Twitter account hacked 07/21 Iraq: The minorities of Nineveh Plain 07/21 Assyrian Patriarch Condemns Violence Against Christians in Mosul 07/21 Time is Running Out for Iraq As Nation Spirals Into Chaos 07/21 Australia teenager behind Iraq blast 07/21 Warning Over 'Terrorist' Label For UK Rebels 07/21 Iraq President Talabani Returns After Long Absence 07/21 Proud Sunni Neighborhood Writhes Under Iraq's Shiite Security Forces 07/21 Jihadis Seize Iraq Monastery 07/21 Obama to bestow Medal of Honor on US veteran 07/21 Iraqi officials: Overnight attacks in 2 Iraqi cities kill at least 16 people, wound 39 07/21 Iraq: It Is Happening Again 07/21 After 2,000 Years, the Last Christian is Forced to Leave Mosul 07/21