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Rappler
Why autocracies don’t worket al. 2000). From Argentina to Libya, autocratic regimes have been largely a
Why autocracies don’t work
Rappler / Posted 5 hours ago
et al. 2000). From Argentina to Libya, autocratic regimes have been largely a catastrophe, and, as David Dollar of Brookings institute explains, tend to fall into the "middle income trap" even if, by chance, they managed to make gains at... Read more
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Quartz
The poor and middle class are fleeing America’s booming citiesunto themselves, with the poor and less affluent moving into the suburbs or as
The poor and middle class are fleeing America’s booming cities
Quartz / Posted yesterday
unto themselves, with the poor and less affluent moving into the suburbs or as far as affordable transport permits. The Brookings Institute found poverty had risen in almost every major metro area by 2014, and two-thirds of that increase... Read more
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CBC.ca
Trump's 'tidal wave' of victories keep Republican nomination within reachCruz and Ohio Gov. John Kasich, and putting him well on his way to the nominati
Trump's 'tidal wave' of victories keep Republican nomination within reach
CBC.ca / Posted 2 days ago
Cruz and Ohio Gov. John Kasich, and putting him well on his way to the nomination. William Galston, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institute, a Washington-based think-tank, agreed with Trump's assessment about what the victories signify, and... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Will the Fed raise rates before the election?separate juicing the economy to keep a Democrat in the White House from her own
Will the Fed raise rates before the election?
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 2 days ago
separate juicing the economy to keep a Democrat in the White House from her own [Fed] policy history," says Binder of the Brookings Institute. But if caution and perception are the guiding principles of the Yellen Fed, it would be difficult for... Read more
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Black Press USA
The Great Migration was a Triumph of the Black Pressto the U.S. Census, between 2000 and 2010, an estimated 1,336,097 Blacks moved
The Great Migration was a Triumph of the Black Press
Black Press USA / Posted 4 days ago
to the U.S. Census, between 2000 and 2010, an estimated 1,336,097 Blacks moved to Southern cities alone, according to the Brookings Institute, which based the study on recent U.S. Census data. In 2011, Atlanta overtook Chicago as the city with... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Global business leaders optimistic about Detroit, Kresge survey showsfindings of the Detroit Reinvestment Index at a webcast event on Tuesday hosted
Global business leaders optimistic about Detroit, Kresge survey shows
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 4 days ago
findings of the Detroit Reinvestment Index at a webcast event on Tuesday hosted by the Metropolitan Policy Program at the Brookings Institute. He will then moderate a panel of local experts who will discuss accomplishments to date in Detroit and... Read more
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Reuters
Turkey's Erdogan needs thicker skin, EU's Tusk saysTurkish President Tayyip Erdogan removes his ear piece at the Brookings Institu
Turkey's Erdogan needs thicker skin, EU's Tusk says
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan removes his ear piece at the Brookings Institute in Washington March 31, 2016. German Chancellor Angela Merkel (C), EU Council President Donald Tusk and Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu (R) pose with flowers... Read more
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Adelaide Now
50 ways to live a longer lifehave, the longer you live. In almost every category of illness, research shows
50 ways to live a longer life
Adelaide Now / Posted 6 days ago
have, the longer you live. In almost every category of illness, research shows that incidence drops as income rises, the Brookings Institute in the US says. 11. Lean left A recent study of life expectancy across the US showed that people who... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
50 ways to live a longer lifehave, the longer you live. In almost every category of illness, research shows
50 ways to live a longer life
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
have, the longer you live. In almost every category of illness, research shows that incidence drops as income rises, the Brookings Institute in the US says. 11. Lean left A recent study of life expectancy across the US showed that people who... Read more
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Cincinnati CityBeat
CityBeat Wins National Reporting Awardarticle traced signs of hope — new efforts by activists and officials to bring
CityBeat Wins National Reporting Award
Cincinnati CityBeat / Posted 7 days ago
article traced signs of hope — new efforts by activists and officials to bring economic opportunities to a city that the Brookings Institute recently ranked 81st in the nation in terms of racially inclusive economic prosperity. The Sigma Delta... Read more
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The Chronicle
Autonomy and purposeinstitution, it is exceedingly beneficial to mankind and arguably the bedrock o
Autonomy and purpose
The Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
institution, it is exceedingly beneficial to mankind and arguably the bedrock of civilization. Consider this report by the Brookings Institute, which regards marriage between adults as one of the greatest predictors of living above the poverty line... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
In Saudi visit, President Obama faces 'curveball' in ties with kingdomequipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troo
In Saudi visit, President Obama faces 'curveball' in ties with kingdom
Chicago Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
equipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troops. Bruce Riedel, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institute, notes the Obama administration has sold a whopping $95 billion in arms to Saudi Arabia. Stephen... Read more
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Salon.com
UAE tycoon launches largest Arab education fund with $1.14Byears old, but unemployment runs high in part because many do not have access t
UAE tycoon launches largest Arab education fund with $1.14B
Salon.com / Posted 9 days ago
years old, but unemployment runs high in part because many do not have access to quality education or jobs. According to a Brookings Institute paper co-written by Jalbout and Columbia University doctoral candidate Samar Farah, Arab governments have... Read more
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Daily Herald
UAE tycoon launches largest Arab education fund with $1.14Byears old, but unemployment runs high in part because many do not have access t
UAE tycoon launches largest Arab education fund with $1.14B
Daily Herald / Posted 9 days ago
years old, but unemployment runs high in part because many do not have access to quality education or jobs. According to a Brookings Institute paper co-written by Jalbout and Columbia University doctoral candidate Samar Farah, Arab governments have... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
In Saudi visit, President Obama faces 'curveball' in ties with kingdomequipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troo
In Saudi visit, President Obama faces 'curveball' in ties with kingdom
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
equipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troops. Bruce Riedel, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institute, notes the Obama administration has sold a whopping $95 billion in arms to Saudi Arabia. Stephen... Read more
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The Columbian
In Saudi visit, Obama faces ‘curveball’ in ties with kingdomequipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troo
In Saudi visit, Obama faces ‘curveball’ in ties with kingdom
The Columbian / Posted 10 days ago
equipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troops. Bruce Riedel, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institute, notes the Obama administration has sold a whopping $95 billion in arms to Saudi Arabia. Stephen... Read more
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DW
How long can a strong US economy last? |is closely linked with innovation. And so, according to Barry Bosworth, senior
How long can a strong US economy last? |
DW / Posted 10 days ago
is closely linked with innovation. And so, according to Barry Bosworth, senior economic fellow at the Brookings Institute, the country's status as a leader in developing new technologies is in peril. "It looks like the... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
In Saudi visit, Obama faces 'curveball' in ties with kingdomequipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troo
In Saudi visit, Obama faces 'curveball' in ties with kingdom
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 10 days ago
equipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troops. Bruce Riedel, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institute, notes the Obama administration has sold a whopping $95 billion in arms to Saudi Arabia. Stephen... Read more
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The Signal
In Saudi visit, Obama faces 'curveball' in ties with kingdomequipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troo
In Saudi visit, Obama faces 'curveball' in ties with kingdom
The Signal / Posted 10 days ago
equipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troops. Bruce Riedel, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institute, notes the Obama administration has sold a whopping $95 billion in arms to Saudi Arabia. Stephen... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
In Saudi visit, Obama faces 'curveball' in ties with kingdomequipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troo
In Saudi visit, Obama faces 'curveball' in ties with kingdom
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 10 days ago
equipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troops. Bruce Riedel, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institute, notes the Obama administration has sold a whopping $95 billion in arms to Saudi Arabia. Stephen... Read more
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WDIO Duluth
In Saudi Visit, Obama Faces 'Curveball' in Ties with Kingdomequipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troo
In Saudi Visit, Obama Faces 'Curveball' in Ties with Kingdom
WDIO Duluth / Posted 10 days ago
equipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troops. Bruce Riedel, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institute, notes the Obama administration has sold a whopping $95 billion in arms to Saudi Arabia. Stephen... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
In Saudi visit, President Obama faces 'curveball' in ties with kingdomequipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troo
In Saudi visit, President Obama faces 'curveball' in ties with kingdom
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
equipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troops. Bruce Riedel, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institute, notes the Obama administration has sold a whopping $95 billion in arms to Saudi Arabia. Stephen... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
In Saudi visit, Obama faces 'curveball' in ties with kingdomequipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troo
In Saudi visit, Obama faces 'curveball' in ties with kingdom
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 10 days ago
equipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troops. Bruce Riedel, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institute, notes the Obama administration has sold a whopping $95 billion in arms to Saudi Arabia. Stephen... Read more
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Salon.com
In Saudi visit, Obama faces ‘curveball’ in ties with kingdomequipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troo
In Saudi visit, Obama faces ‘curveball’ in ties with kingdom
Salon.com / Posted 10 days ago
equipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troops. Bruce Riedel, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institute, notes the Obama administration has sold a whopping $95 billion in arms to Saudi Arabia. Stephen... Read more
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Daily Herald
In Saudi visit, Obama faces 'curveball' in ties with kingdomequipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troo
In Saudi visit, Obama faces 'curveball' in ties with kingdom
Daily Herald / Posted 10 days ago
equipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troops. Bruce Riedel, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institute, notes the Obama administration has sold a whopping $95 billion in arms to Saudi Arabia. Stephen... Read more
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ABC News
In Saudi Visit, Obama Faces 'Curveball' in Ties With Kingdomequipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troo
In Saudi Visit, Obama Faces 'Curveball' in Ties With Kingdom
ABC News / Posted 10 days ago
equipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troops. Bruce Riedel, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institute, notes the Obama administration has sold a whopping $95 billion in arms to Saudi Arabia. Stephen... Read more
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Naples Daily News
In Saudi visit, Obama faces 'curveball' in ties with kingdomequipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troo
In Saudi visit, Obama faces 'curveball' in ties with kingdom
Naples Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
equipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troops. Bruce Riedel, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institute, notes the Obama administration has sold a whopping $95 billion in arms to Saudi Arabia. Stephen... Read more
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MLive.com
In Saudi visit, Obama faces 'curveball' in ties with kingdomequipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troo
In Saudi visit, Obama faces 'curveball' in ties with kingdom
MLive.com / Posted 10 days ago
equipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troops. Bruce Riedel, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institute, notes the Obama administration has sold a whopping $95 billion in arms to Saudi Arabia. Stephen... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
In Saudi visit, Obama faces 'curveball' in ties with kingdomequipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troo
In Saudi visit, Obama faces 'curveball' in ties with kingdom
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 10 days ago
equipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troops. Bruce Riedel, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institute, notes the Obama administration has sold a whopping $95 billion in arms to Saudi Arabia. Stephen... Read more
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Boston Herald
In Saudi visit, Obama faces 'curveball' in ties with kingdomequipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troo
In Saudi visit, Obama faces 'curveball' in ties with kingdom
Boston Herald / Posted 10 days ago
equipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troops. Bruce Riedel, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institute, notes the Obama administration has sold a whopping $95 billion in arms to Saudi Arabia. Stephen... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
In Saudi visit, Obama faces 'curveball' in ties with kingdomequipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troo
In Saudi visit, Obama faces 'curveball' in ties with kingdom
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 10 days ago
equipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troops. Bruce Riedel, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institute, notes the Obama administration has sold a whopping $95 billion in arms to Saudi Arabia. Stephen... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
In Saudi visit, Obama faces 'curveball' in ties with kingdomequipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troo
In Saudi visit, Obama faces 'curveball' in ties with kingdom
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 10 days ago
equipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troops. Bruce Riedel, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institute, notes the Obama administration has sold a whopping $95 billion in arms to Saudi Arabia. Stephen... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
In Saudi visit, Obama faces 'curveball' in ties with kingdomequipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troo
In Saudi visit, Obama faces 'curveball' in ties with kingdom
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 10 days ago
equipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troops. Bruce Riedel, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institute, notes the Obama administration has sold a whopping $95 billion in arms to Saudi Arabia. Stephen... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
In Saudi visit, Obama faces 'curveball' in ties with kingdomequipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troo
In Saudi visit, Obama faces 'curveball' in ties with kingdom
Hawaii News Now / Posted 10 days ago
equipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troops. Bruce Riedel, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institute, notes the Obama administration has sold a whopping $95 billion in arms to Saudi Arabia. Stephen... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
In Saudi visit, Obama faces 'curveball' in ties with kingdomequipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troo
In Saudi visit, Obama faces 'curveball' in ties with kingdom
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 10 days ago
equipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troops. Bruce Riedel, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institute, notes the Obama administration has sold a whopping $95 billion in arms to Saudi Arabia. Stephen... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
In Saudi visit, Obama faces 'curveball' in ties with kingdomequipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troo
In Saudi visit, Obama faces 'curveball' in ties with kingdom
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 10 days ago
equipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troops. Bruce Riedel, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institute, notes the Obama administration has sold a whopping $95 billion in arms to Saudi Arabia. Stephen... Read more
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Naples Daily News
In Saudi visit, Obama faces 'curveball' in ties with kingdomequipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troo
In Saudi visit, Obama faces 'curveball' in ties with kingdom
Naples Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
equipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troops. Bruce Riedel, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institute, notes the Obama administration has sold a whopping $95 billion in arms to Saudi Arabia. Stephen... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
In Saudi visit, Obama faces 'curveball' in ties with kingdomequipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troo
In Saudi visit, Obama faces 'curveball' in ties with kingdom
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 10 days ago
equipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troops. Bruce Riedel, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institute, notes the Obama administration has sold a whopping $95 billion in arms to Saudi Arabia. Stephen... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
In Saudi visit, Obama faces 'curveball' in ties with kingdomequipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troo
In Saudi visit, Obama faces 'curveball' in ties with kingdom
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 10 days ago
equipment, and they routinely carry out joint military exercises with U.S. troops. Bruce Riedel, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institute, notes the Obama administration has sold a whopping $95 billion in arms to Saudi Arabia. Stephen... Read more
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Quartz
Happiness is the new GDPgovernments to account.” Even many advocates for some kind of happiness measur
Happiness is the new GDP
Quartz / Posted 13 days ago
governments to account.” Even many advocates for some kind of happiness measure don’t favor dropping GDP. Carol Graham, a Brookings Institute scholar who has worked with government agencies to develop tools for measuring wellbeing, said happiness... Read more
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Gawker
Don't File Your Taxes at Liberty (Or Any Other Storefront Chain)them. An article published by the Atlantic yesterday, which draws on research f
Don't File Your Taxes at Liberty (Or Any Other Storefront Chain)
Gawker / Posted 14 days ago
them. An article published by the Atlantic yesterday, which draws on research from Johns Hopkins University and the Brookings Institute, does a good job explaining how these companies can prey on the poor: basically, by setting up shop in... Read more
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DW
Russia, US play blame game over 'Panama Papers' |conspiracy theories making the rounds are verging on the ridiculousness Case c
Russia, US play blame game over 'Panama Papers' |
DW / Posted 14 days ago
conspiracy theories making the rounds are verging on the ridiculousness Case closed? Meanwhile, back in the US, the Brookings Institute has been cooking up its own theories. Clifford G. Gaddy, Senior Fellow at its Center on the United States... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Low-income Americans spend as much as $400 to get tax refund, report findsprofits to private companies at the expense of working families.” A 2006 analy
Low-income Americans spend as much as $400 to get tax refund, report finds
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 16 days ago
profits to private companies at the expense of working families.” A 2006 analysis of a return-free filing system from the Brookings Institute calculated Americans would save 225m hours and $2bn. “Depending on the structure of the system, experts... Read more
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The Courier
Islamic State is 'starting to lose' ongoing fight, says United Stateshas lost a quarter of its territory in the last fifteen months. Kenneth Pollack
Islamic State is 'starting to lose' ongoing fight, says United States
The Courier / Posted 16 days ago
has lost a quarter of its territory in the last fifteen months. Kenneth Pollack from the Washington based think-tank the Brookings Institute says ISIS has not launched a successful campaign since it took Palymra in May 2015. Syrian forces, backed... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Islamic State is 'starting to lose' ongoing fight, says United Stateshas lost a quarter of its territory in the last fifteen months. Kenneth Pollack
Islamic State is 'starting to lose' ongoing fight, says United States
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 16 days ago
has lost a quarter of its territory in the last fifteen months. Kenneth Pollack from the Washington based think-tank the Brookings Institute says ISIS has not launched a successful campaign since it took Palymra in May 2015. Syrian forces, backed... Read more
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The Young Witness
Islamic State is 'starting to lose' ongoing fight, says United Stateshas lost a quarter of its territory in the last fifteen months. Kenneth Pollack
Islamic State is 'starting to lose' ongoing fight, says United States
The Young Witness / Posted 16 days ago
has lost a quarter of its territory in the last fifteen months. Kenneth Pollack from the Washington based think-tank the Brookings Institute says ISIS has not launched a successful campaign since it took Palymra in May 2015. Syrian forces, backed... Read more
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Western Advocate
Islamic State is 'starting to lose' ongoing fight, says United Stateshas lost a quarter of its territory in the last fifteen months. Kenneth Pollack
Islamic State is 'starting to lose' ongoing fight, says United States
Western Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
has lost a quarter of its territory in the last fifteen months. Kenneth Pollack from the Washington based think-tank the Brookings Institute says ISIS has not launched a successful campaign since it took Palymra in May 2015. Syrian forces, backed... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Islamic State is 'starting to lose' ongoing fight, says United Stateshas lost a quarter of its territory in the last fifteen months. Kenneth Pollack
Islamic State is 'starting to lose' ongoing fight, says United States
Kiama Independent / Posted 16 days ago
has lost a quarter of its territory in the last fifteen months. Kenneth Pollack from the Washington based think-tank the Brookings Institute says ISIS has not launched a successful campaign since it took Palymra in May 2015. Syrian forces, backed... Read more
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Manning River Times
Islamic State is 'starting to lose' ongoing fight, says United Stateshas lost a quarter of its territory in the last fifteen months. Kenneth Pollack
Islamic State is 'starting to lose' ongoing fight, says United States
Manning River Times / Posted 16 days ago
has lost a quarter of its territory in the last fifteen months. Kenneth Pollack from the Washington based think-tank the Brookings Institute says ISIS has not launched a successful campaign since it took Palymra in May 2015. Syrian forces, backed... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Islamic State is 'starting to lose' ongoing fight, says United Stateshas lost a quarter of its territory in the last fifteen months. Kenneth Pollack
Islamic State is 'starting to lose' ongoing fight, says United States
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 16 days ago
has lost a quarter of its territory in the last fifteen months. Kenneth Pollack from the Washington based think-tank the Brookings Institute says ISIS has not launched a successful campaign since it took Palymra in May 2015. Syrian forces, backed... Read more
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