Regions / 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.
What goes around comes around with arms exports, as the war in Libya demonstrates.
Robert Kaplan thinks that Gaddafi, Gbagbo, and Saleh refuse to back down out of fealty to their tribes.
Bush had a doctrine, Nixon had a doctrine, even Jimmy Carter had a doctrine. Why doesn't Obama?
Libya begs the question of how something as benign sounding as humanitarian intervention got such a bad rap.
In Libya, the U.S. lead role in the military intervention has proved that its advertised intentions and actions clash with reality on the ground.
Coming to terms with NATO's intervention in the Libyan civil war is a little like wresting a grizzly bear: big, hairy, and likely to make one pretty uncomfortable no matter where you grab a hold of it.