Regions / Libya
Giving up nuclear weapons paved the way for Libya's access to new technology, including surveillance programs.
After 42 years of Muammar el-Qaddafi, it is now long overdue for the Libyan people to determine their own destiny.
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?