Regions / Libya
Humanitarian intervention in Libya and elsewhere has led to an intensification of human rights violations, the erosion of the UN's authority, and the expansion of the reach of great powers.
Rebel forces claim that they need not observe Ramadan.
Does the United States and NATO plan to turn Libya into a ground war, complete with occupation?
Iran may catch a break as the United States weighs invasions of both Libya and Syria instead.
They're at obvious odds with the ostensible purpose of the siege -- to benefit the Libyan people.
NATO is shirking "Responsibility to Protect" in favor of regime change in Libya.
With Libya, the Obama administration has followed the Chinese adage: kill the chicken to scare the monkeys. But the chicken still rules the roost in Tripoli.
Can mourning Tim Hetherington and Chris Hondros more deeply than Libyans who are killed be justified?
We all owe a debt to Tim Hetherington and Chris Hondros for their courage.
The United Nations needs support and tools to fulfill its Responsibility to Protect.