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Wikipedia (2005) defines a failed state as "a controversial term intended to mean
a weak state in which the central government has little practical control over much of its
territory". People often think of a failed state as on that has little, or not, government,
military, or police control. Other things that come to mind include leaders having
extreme power over the citizens, military dominance over politics, low education, high
levels of poverty, crime, and corruption.
The controversy, Wikipedia states, derives from the political and military
implications of labelling a state as "f...