Regions / Libya
After decades of government malfeasance, Libya needs new political structures, a strong civil society, and an equitable economy.
North Korea believes that by giving up its nuclear arms, Libya fatally compromised its national security.
A sigh of relief undoubtedly went up in transatlantic capitals when Gaddafi was killed.
Tyrants come to diverse endings.
There's no way for a dictator to bow out gracefully.
One legacy of attacking Libya is 20,000 surface-to-air missiles gone missing.
Libya's Transitional Council and Italy are likely to become fast friends because of oil.
How did a right-wing thinktank devise U.S. policy toward Africa?
How does the principle of "first do no harm" come up against the problem of ruthless leaders?
As with Saddam Hussein and his regime in Iraq, states may conclude that the fate of Qaddafi was sealed the day he gave up nuclear weapons.