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Joint Statement on #Libya by the Governments of France, Italy, Germany, Spain, the United Kingdom and the United States

[And of course, we will never see an admission of guilt by the irresponsible world leaders (NATO) who destabilized Libya in the first place.] Following is the text of a joint statement on Libya by the Governments of France, Italy, … Continue reading

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To refresh Memory: #SamanthaPower, Obama Aide, Urged Action in #Libya – NYTimes.com

WASHINGTON — Samantha Power took the podium at Columbia University on Monday night sounding hoarse and looking uncomfortable. In two hours, President Obama would address the nation on Libya and Ms. Power, the fiery human rights crusader who now advises … Continue reading

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VijayPrashad on #Libya: A Somalia on the Mediterranean – The Hindu

Libya’s “Islamic State” paraded 21 Egyptian workers along the Mediterranean. The IS fighters, dressed in black, then killed the Egyptians, dressed in orange jumpsuits. One of the IS men speaks, in English, of the beheadings in Syria before he says, … Continue reading

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Anne-Marie Slaughter in 2011: Why #Libya sceptics were proved badly wrong – FT.com

Enough with liberals seeking to intervene for just moral reasons, says Anne-Marie Slaughter Let us do a thought experiment. Imagine the UN did not vote to authorise the use of force in Libya in March. Nato did nothing; Colonel Muammer … Continue reading

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Escalation of Conflict across MENA: 64 ISIS Members Killed As Egypt Launches First Foreign Strikes In 24 Years | Egyptian Streets

Sixty-four Islamic State fighters have been killed and dozens wounded in Egyptian-Libyan military airstrikes on Libya, announced the spokesperson of the Libyan military, reported Al-Ahram. The airstrikes, Egypt’s first foreign strikes since the Gulf War in 1991, come after ISIS … Continue reading

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