Islamic State: the West must embrace local state ownership of the region’s conflicts

Has the Middle East – now beset by inter-nation, inter-Muslim and inter-ethnic conflict – been engulfed in a war without end unleashed by the barbarism and terror of Islamic State (ISIL)? ISIL murders both other fundamentalist Sunni Muslims as well as Shia Muslims; Saudi Arabia is combating Iran; Turkey belatedly fights ISIL while attacking the … Continue reading Islamic State: the West must embrace local state ownership of the region’s conflicts