Middle East: Divide and Rule?

The American policy in Iraq has failed to produce the fully democratic state once talked about. So could the present chaos play into the hands of a different type of policy approach in Washington, setting Iraqi against Iraqis, Arabs against Iranians, Palestinians against Palestinians and Shi’ites against Sunnis to contain and neutralise each other?

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