Regions / Libya
R2P was used, in part, to justify regime change in 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?