Ben Carson warns Muslim alliance could 'destroy' U.S. Is America destroying herself by making a “Muslim Alliance”? Well according to a new report from WND, Likely Republican 2016 presidential hopeful Ben Carson, who recently launched an exploratory committee to test the White House waters, said on a nationally syndicated radio show that a possible Shia-Sunni union would prove hazardous to the United States. Likely Republican 2016 presidential hopeful Ben Carson, who recently launched an exploratory committee to test the White House waters, said on a nationally syndicated radio show that a possible Shia-Sunni union would prove hazardous to the United States.  “There are a number of sponsored terrorist groups that emanate from the Shia, which are based primarily in Iran,” he said, on the radio show. “Right now, they’re fighting each other in Iraq, admittedly. But in the long run, I think they would gladly unite against us in their attempt to destroy the United States, our way of life, and Israel. And we have to be extraordinarily careful about any alliances with them.” Hewitt pointed to the uniqueness of Carson’s view, saying he was pretty much alone “in positing the prospect of a Shia-Sunni alliance” and reminding how “they are at each other’s throats right now, aren’t they?” Carson agreed, but said the tide could one day change. FULL STORY