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Old 04-15-2017   #41
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Default After ISIS, the US Military Could Help Keep Iraq Stable

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Default On the Mosul Front, a Brutal Battle Against ISIS and Time

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Old 05-03-2017   #44
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Default After the defeat of ISIS it will get worse

Adam Deen, a former jihadist and now with the London-based Quilliam Foundation, predicts in this article 'The Emergence Of Meta-Jihad: Why Defeating Isis Won’t End The Plague Of Terrorism':
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Islamist extremism is now entering, or one could even say has already stepped into, its third, and perhaps most dangerous phase. This new emergence of the ‘meta-jihad’ is one that is purely based on a hyper ideology struggle. Any way of life that is not equal to their world view is seen as hostile and more importantly an offence against God.
Link:http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/adam..._16383496.html

I note he foresees attacks in places so far with fewer problems, such as Sweden. Today a Swiss Minister cautioned his nation on becoming a target and whilst Malaysia has a history with jihadists this report suggests ISIS is at work there:http://www.thestar.com.my/news/natio...c-state-links/
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Default U.S. to Arm Syrian Kurds to Fight ISIS, Despite Turkey’s Objections

U.S. to Arm Syrian Kurds to Fight ISIS, Despite Turkey’s Objections

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Default Turkey, U.S. at Odds Over Force to Fight ISIS

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Default To Defeat ISIS for Good, The U.S. Needs to Take the War Beyond the Battlefield

To Defeat ISIS for Good, The U.S. Needs to Take the War Beyond the Battlefield

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Default Mattis, Dunford, McGurk Cite Coalition Progress to Annihilate ISIS

Mattis, Dunford, McGurk Cite Coalition Progress to Annihilate ISIS

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Default The U.S. Joins the Philippines in a Battle Against ISIS

The U.S. Joins the Philippines in a Battle Against ISIS

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Default ISIS: the long-term prospect

As the struggle for Mosul nears a climax Professor Paul Rogers has an article sub-titled:
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The caliphate is besieged. But ISIS can take heart from global trends working in its favour.

(Shortly after) the much broader question of whether ISIS, its offshoots and like-minded extreme movements – whether these are rooted in religious, political, nationalist or ethnic identities – may develop further, and even coalesce into broad “revolts from the margins”.

(Later) In short, there are many tens of millions of young, educated and knowledgeable people across the Middle East, Africa and Asia who have grounds to see the world from an entirely different perspective to leaderships and elites in the global north.
Link:https://www.opendemocracy.net/paul-r...term-prospect?

So if you were an investor in mayhem where would you invest?

"Whackamole" hardly seems appropriate.
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Default ISIS Reduced to Less Than 5 Percent of Its Former Iraqi Capital

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Default ISIS, Battered but Still Potent, Returns to Its Insurgent Roots

ISIS, Battered but Still Potent, Returns to Its Insurgent Roots

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Default Dozens of U.S. Civilians are in Syria Fighting Alongside Local Forces Against ISIS

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Default U.S.-Backed Forces Battle ISIS in Heart of Syria's Raqqa & Does the Taliban Have the

U.S.-Backed Forces Battle ISIS in Heart of Syria's Raqqa & Does the Taliban Have the SCAR?

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Default A Battered ISIS Grows Ever More Dependent on ‘Lone Wolves’, Simple Plans

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Default How ISIS Nearly Stumbled on the Ingredients for a 'Dirty Bomb'

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Default Behind the Front Lines in the Fight to ‘Annihilate’ ISIS in Afghanistan

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