Jerusalem Dateline

Enabling the Caliphate

Could the Obama administration's Mideast foreign policy be in advertently enabling what many Muslims dream about, the Islamic caliphate? The caliphate is a super-national entity implementing Sharia law.

Pinhas Inbari, a senior analyst with the Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs, says U.S. policies have brought two major powers in the Middle East together -- Turkey and Iran -- and also the two main branches of Islam, Shiite and Sunni.