Al-Qaeda Aims to Inflame Sectarian Tensions

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January 3, 2014: People in a street with empty bullets on the groud following fighting between Islamist jihadists and Iraqi special forces in the Iraqi city of Ramadi, west of Baghdad.
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Al-Qaeda is remaking the map of the Middle East, or at least they want to.

Anbar province has long been a center of Sunni Muslim insurgents, and is now becoming a base for Al-Qaeda's wider ambitions to inflame sectarian tensions.

Patrick Cockburn, Middle East Correspondent for The Independent, weighs in on what's ahead for Iraq.