Posts Tagged: Military Intervention
Kenya's invasion of Somalia, with U.S. support, is as ill-advised as the last time a U.S. ally tried to remake the fractured country by force.
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.
Robert Naiman and Ian Williams go head to head on the Libyan War.
Will military intervention dislodge Gaddafi or lead to yet another quagmire?
Muammar Gaddafi is gaining ground against the opposition in Libya. What should the international community do?
The international community should act now on behalf of the Libyan opposition.
The international community should consider humanitarian intervention in Libya only after a thorough assessment of means and ends.
We should not repeat the mistake of Iraq. The United States -- or Europe -- should not send troops to Libya except as part of a UN peacekeeping mission.
We're so beyond the Cold War and September 11th that weve entered a new era altogether. FPIF columnist Michael T. Klare warns us all to get ready and tighten our belts.