Posts Tagged: NATO
Libyan rebel forces have been rounding up black Libyans and sub-Saharan African migrant workers, accusing them of serving as "mercenaries" for Gaddafi.
Even if the president led the NATO coalition from behind, he led his country into war from practically another planet.
The complications of the Libyan Summer, and the consequences of the militarization of its struggle, leave unanswered the question of whether events so far are ultimately a victory for the Libyan people, or for NATO.
A call to Congress for a cease-fire in Libya, issued by U.S. Non-Governmental Organizations that support human rights and democracy in Africa.
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.
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.
With Libyan government forces advancing towards the rebel capital of Benghazi, the time for possible military intervention by the U.S. and its NATO or other allies appears to be running short.
Washington seeks to beat Europe to the punch on the sale of jets to Bulgaria.