Financial and military pressure to counter ethnic and religious cleansing.
Sowing the seeds of future conflict.
After four decades.
A new law keeps Sunnis from returning home.
And America’s failure to curb it.
Proselytization, charitable works, and terrorism.
Where “non-sectarian” means pro-Iranian and Shiite.
Iranian influence and sectarian fragmentation.
Changing the demographics is part of a plan to create a Shiite crescent.
More an army of mercenaries than of fanatics.
Learning the lessons of the Iraq war.