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First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 1 reports

Jordan's King Abdullah warns that ISIL has 'no regard for borders'

Jordan's King Abdullah has warned over the growing threat posed by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) and called for a comprehensive and inclusive government in Iraq to counter this threat.“The crisis in Syria has shown us that transnational ... [Published Middle East Eye - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 1 reports

Islamic State becoming more entrenched in Syria

BAGHDAD — In the Syrian city of Raqqah on the banks of the Euphrates River, Islamic State militants are busy building a capital fit for their followers.The group has banned music and smoking, imposed a curriculum in schools and made girls as young as ... [Published Today Online - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Ukraine: Russia has invaded

Ukraine accused Russia yesterday of entering its territory with tanks, artillery and troops, an assertion quickly endorsed by President Obama, who said he believes Russian troops are threatening the nation’s sovereignty even as he ruled out military action, ... [Published Boston Herald - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

Expert: U.S. jihadis no surprise

News that an American Muslim was reportedly killed fighting for jihadis in Syria — on the heels of reports a British Muslim was responsible for journalist James Wright Foley’s murder — should come as no surprise, a terrorism expert said.Scott Stewart, ... [Published Boston Herald - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Midlle East History: Empires and Tribes

As a sort of follow-on to our Midrats show from Sunday, in which the topic of the shaping of the modern Middle East as a part of the end of World War I was discussed, More Military Podcasts at Blog Talk Radio with Midrats on BlogTalkRadioThere is this ... [Published EagleSpeak - Aug 26 2014]
Entities: Tribe, STRATFOR, Syria, Iraq
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 2 reports

Alan Colmes: Calling ISIS 'Evil' is ‘What the Terrorists Want’

Talk radio host and Fox News contributor Alan Colmes argued that calling ISIS "evil" helps terrorists on Monday’s “Happening Now” on the Fox News Channel.  Colmes said “we went into Afghanistan to get the terrorist training camps, stayed there for twelve ... [Published Breitbart.com - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Analysts Warn United Iraqi Effort Needed

by Ayesha TanzeemWhile terrorism experts around the globe knew of the Islamic State militants in Syria - also known as "ISIL" or "ISIS" - they were taken aback at its rapid success in Iraq in recent months. ISIL used savvy messaging and political deal ... [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Challenge to the 'Polish Spring'

Since the collapse of the Soviet Union, Poland has gone from strength to strength and was the only EU economy to grow during the GFC. However, an increasingly assertive Russia poses challenges to the ‘Polish Spring’. Narelle Hooper takes a look at what ... [Published ABC Online - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 2 reports

ISIL Crisis Could Improve U.S.-Iran Relations

Terrorist group the Islamic State, or ISIL,presents a bleak picture of the future of the Middle East andAmerica's involvement there. This week they brutally beheaded anAmerican journalist. The organization controls oil fields and has awell-coordinated ... [Published REASON Online - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 2 reports

Stratfor Editorial Series Puts Spotlight on Africa's Power Sector

AUSTIN, TX--(Marketwired - Aug 18, 2014) - On the heels of the inaugural U.S-Africa Leaders Summit held in Washington, Stratfor today published the first installment of its newest editorial series focusing on sub-Saharan Africa's electricity generation ... [Published Scottrade - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 16 2014 - 1 reports

Ukraine tensions get on investors nerves again

The information war out of Eastern Europe kicked up a few notches on Friday, with Moscow, Kiev and the West trading accusations and claims .With Russia's 300-truck-long "humanitarian" convoy parked near the Ukrainian border, British journalists reportedly ... [Published CBS News - Aug 15 2014]
Entities: Ukraine, STRATFOR, Russia
First reported Aug 05 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 2 reports

Stratfor on the Chinese anti-corruption campaign

That campaign is one of the more notable events going on in a busy and event-rich world, o it feels remiss not to cover it at all.  Here is John Minnich: The anti-corruption campaign is one of those steps. It serves many overlapping functions: to ... [Published Marginal Revolution - Aug 06 2014]

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..."If the leader of Boko Haram is saying his area is part of the Islamic State," Jenkins says, "he agrees that Baghdadi is the caliph…or the sole leader of the world's 1.5 billion Muslims."

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Middle East Quagmire Created 100 Years Ago [Published EnduringSense - 6 hours ago]
Inside the Beltway: Here comes Benghazi, The In... [Published Washington Times - 7 hours ago]
Let the system work please [Published Daily Times - Aug 31 2014]
Participation: Of Whom, By Whom, For Whom? [Published Counter Currents - Aug 31 2014]
Internet Barons Pushing The New Barbarity [Published Market Oracle - Aug 30 2014]
Isil building bastion in Syrian city of Raqqa [Published Gulf News - Aug 30 2014]
Iraq and Syria: The U.S. Goes In Deeper [Published Dissident Voice - Aug 30 2014]
Reading files: the worst high school quarterbac... [Published Tampa Bay Times - Aug 30 2014]
Jordan's King Abdullah warns that ISIL has 'no ... [Published Middle East Eye - Aug 29 2014]
Islamic State becoming more entrenched in Syria [Published Today Online - Aug 29 2014]
Is Boko Haram Teaming Up With ISIS for a Super ... [Published MoJo Articles | Mother Jones - Aug 29 2014]
Ukraine: Russia has invaded [Published Boston Herald - Aug 29 2014]
Terrorists are entrenched in Syria [Published Minneapolis Star Tribune - Aug 29 2014]
Wall Street Journal: Russian regular army invad... [Published Kavkaz-Center - Aug 28 2014]
The difficulty of choosing sides in Libya [Published Manila Times - Aug 28 2014]
Islamic State Entrenches in Syrian City as Obam... [Published Bloomberg - Aug 28 2014]
Expert: U.S. jihadis no surprise [Published Boston Herald - Aug 27 2014]
U.S. Military Vs. the Islamic State [Published US News & World Report - Aug 27 2014]
After 8 months of conflict, what's next for Ukr... [Published CNN - Aug 26 2014]
Midlle East History: Empires and Tribes [Published EagleSpeak - Aug 26 2014]
Geopolitical Analysis: Iraq and Syria follow Le... [Published Business Intelligence Middle East - Aug 26 2014]
Analysts Warn United Iraqi Effort Needed [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Aug 26 2014]
Don't expect Ukraine's Poroshenko or Russia's P... [Published DailyMe.Com - Aug 26 2014]
Alan Colmes: Calling ISIS 'Evil' is ‘What the T... [Published Breitbart.com - Aug 25 2014]
Alan Colmes: Calling ISIS 'Evil' is ‘What the T... [Published Breitbart Feed - Aug 25 2014]
Russia & Ukraine: Tough talks coming [Published CNBC - Aug 25 2014]
US journalist Peter Theo Curtis freed in Syria ... [Published Care2 - Aug 25 2014]
Challenge to the 'Polish Spring' [Published ABC Online - Aug 25 2014]
ISIS Fights for Control of Syrian Regime's Last... [Published ABC News - Aug 24 2014]
Experts say Isil threat exaggerated [Published Gulf News - Aug 23 2014]
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Middle East Quagmire Created 100 Years Ago [Published EnduringSense - 6 hours ago]
The modern Middle East was created nearly 100 years ago by the French and British through an opaque agreement called Sykes-Picot.  This agreement divided the Middle East after the Ottoman Empire’s defeat in World War I into zones and countries that promoted ...
Is Boko Haram Teaming Up With ISIS for a Super ... [Published MoJo Articles | Mother Jones - Aug 29 2014]
Boko Haram, the militant Islamist group with a foothold in northeastern Nigeria that's known for its mass kidnappings and violent tactics , released a video earlier this month making an unprecedented claim: The group announced it had added the city ...
Midlle East History: Empires and Tribes [Published EagleSpeak - Aug 26 2014]
As a sort of follow-on to our Midrats show from Sunday, in which the topic of the shaping of the modern Middle East as a part of the end of World War I was discussed, More Military Podcasts at Blog Talk Radio with Midrats on BlogTalkRadioThere is this ...
Alan Colmes: Calling ISIS 'Evil' is ‘What the T... [Published Breitbart Feed - Aug 25 2014]
Talk radio host and Fox News contributor Alan Colmes argued that calling ISIS "evil" helps terrorists on Monday’s “Happening Now” on the Fox News Channel.  Colmes said “we went into Afghanistan to get the terrorist training camps, stayed there for ...
ISIL Crisis Could Improve U.S.-Iran Relations [Published Hit & Run - Aug 21 2014]
<p><img alt="" height="188" src="http://cloudfront-media.reason.com/mc/zevans@reason.com/obama-end-iraq.jpg?h=188&w=250" title="The sooner the better, B.O.|||" width="250" style="float: right;"/&gt;Terrorist group the Islamic State, or ISIL,presents a ...
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The Daily Dot Reveals Extent of FBI Involvement... [Published Financial Services - Jun 05 2014]
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