"But critics say that in eight years of rule, he stoked the sectarian tension that has now flared. As the country looks more like a Sunni vs. Shiite battlefield, many blame him...But there are other factors, including Iran, which is highly influential in Iraq's politics." Marginalized by Maliki, Iraq’s Sunnis turned violent Marginalized by Maliki, Iraq’s Sunnis turned violent How Maliki Ruined Iraq ==================================== Had iran not forced its puppet govt in iraq to marginalize and force the sunnis out of govt, jobs, etc., the sunnis would not have formed/turned to a group like isis. iran's regime created isis so it could kill a lot of sunnis who opposed its interference in iraq, and its goals to spread its cancerous influence and terrorism across the mideast. Why do leftists in the West lie about iran's wretched nature?