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The article advances conceptual alternatives to the 'failed state' it provides reasons why the concept is deficient, showing especially how counterproductive it is to aggregate states as diverse as colombia, malawi, somalia, iraq, haiti, and tajikistan. Because he claimed, that was where the al qaeda organization was holed up and that was the real threat to us national security the reasons behind us involvement in afghanistan is quite another one. As such, the us president has failed to comply with legislation that is an important check on the use of force climate change is a threat to us national security.
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