Posts Tagged: libya intervention
A studied refusal to pay attention to South Sudan's colonial history helped ignite the current crisis.
In this strategic dialogue, Michael Berube and David Gibbs reply to each other's initial essays on the legacy of the NATO intervention in Libya.
The immediate future of Libya will be determined overwhelmingly by the Libyan people themselves. Critics of NATO's intervention in Libya should explain whether this outcome is unacceptable to them, and if so, why.
The NATO intervention in Libya is likely to produce a more militarized and insecure world, and this will be its most enduring legacy.
One legacy of attacking Libya is 20,000 surface-to-air missiles gone missing.
Even if the president led the NATO coalition from behind, he led his country into war from practically another planet.
Emira Woods takes questions on what can and should come next for Libya.
Robert Kaplan thinks that Gaddafi, Gbagbo, and Saleh refuse to back down out of fealty to their tribes.
Libya begs the question of how something as benign sounding as humanitarian intervention got such a bad rap.
The Obama administration is selling the U.S. public a pig in a poke with its military intervention in Libya.