Crimean Peninsula and Russia went on full alert that it is the hand of the

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Crimean Peninsula and Russia went on full alert that it is the hand of the Ukrainian government that’s trying to do some sort of coup in Crimea Update number 5: o Most major challenge of the sovereign order to arise is ISIS o Started take over major cities of Iraq and move over to Syria o ISIS: the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria o ISIL: Islamic state of Iraq and the Levant o IS: Islamic State o They are not a state by modern definition A bunch of extremist Islamic fascists who want to re-create the world as of 1,000 years ago o How is this being allowed? From the chaos of the Iraq war, this group grew from the remnants Al Qaeda remnants Arab spring: uprising of Arab people Syrian chaos is where the ISIS group took over land and started killing people Because internal power struggles across the middle east, there’s been no singular force to stop these people o What do they want? They want to redraw the map of the entire middle east Want to wipe out all borders of all existing sovereign states across the greater middle east Build a super state based on people o they don’t recognize any of the modern borders o want to create an Islamic theocracy a super state they want to overthrow the nation-state all together old school concept of sovereignty form a state of Islamic people
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o their state is going to be wherever Islamic people are in the world o nobody supports this o they are starting to encourage terrorist attacks o they are finally starting to get some push back o ideology: “we don’t care about borders, we just want to unite everyone who is Muslim” things haven’t been this shaken up since WWII
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