Friday, 07 November 2014 13:07
by Shahram Akbarzadeh
Most commentary on the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) point to the challenges it presents to the Middle East. Sectarian tensions may have been a fact of life in the region. But ISIL has made it the number one threat to the political order - it cost Iraq's Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki his job.