America is continuing its geopolitical games in the region and the sufferer is the country itself.
America's whole pupose is to get them to kill eachother and ultimately to weaken the government, notes Ms. Soraya.
In Iraq, local tribes have stepped in to liberate their homes from Al Qaeda-linked militants. Sunni elders have asked government troops to pull back from Anbar province, as local militias retake key positions from Islamist forces. Meanwhile, foreign powers have also weighed in. Geopolitical rivals Iran and America have united in opposition to the Islamists.
RT discusses this further with geopolitical researcher Soraya Sepaphour-Ulrich: