Libya Mission Gaining, As Us Looks To Cede Control

Libya mission gaining, as US looks to cede control

WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama Wednesday categorically ruled out a land invasion to oust Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi as coalition forces launched a fifth day of air strikes against government military targets in the North African nation....

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  • Q&A: Is an end to Libya's political crisis finally in sight?
    Libya's United Nations-backed unity government appears to be moving towards a political breakthrough after gaining the support of key institutions ... you are requested to continue your mission in accordance with the law," Khalifa Ghweil said in a ...
    04/6/2016 - 4:24 am | View Link
  • UN chief urges swift handover of power in Libya
    But both of Libya’s rival authorities — the government backed by the recognised parliament and another supported by armed groups in the capital — have refused to cede power to the ... the Daesh terror group is gaining influence in the country.
    03/29/2016 - 9:41 pm | View Link
  • "Unseasoned in the art of politics, the NTC frequently lacks the foresight needed to make critical decisions"
    During last year’s eight-month revolution, the NTC concentrated on overthrowing Qaddafi, gaining international recognition ... declared itself to be a transitional body that would cede power to an elected government once the country was liberated.
    03/15/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Libya and The Abdication of American Sovereignty
    Was the use of American aircraft a humanitarian mission to prevent a bloodbath ... In doing so, however, policy makers cede control and independent action. They cede sovereign rights as well. It not hard to imagine how destabilized the world will be ...
    04/19/2011 - 4:45 pm | View Link
  • NATO Confronts a Crisis in Libya: Its Air War Has Not Dislodged Gaddafi
    it’s precisely because of the differences within the alliance over the terms and goals of the mission, and the inevitably limiting effect of the alliance’s consensus-based decisionmaking, that France had been reluctant to cede command to NATO in the ...
    04/11/2011 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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  • Pack’s Publications | Libya Analysis
    How Libya Could Undermine OPEC’s Plans In an article for Politico Europe, Jason Pack and Rhiannon Smith discuss how Libya’s slowly but steadily rising oil ...
    10/17/2016 - 6:55 am | View Website
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    10/16/2016 - 7:14 pm | View Website
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    The Freedom Index: A Congressional Scorecard Based on the U.S. Constitution rates congressmen based on their adherence to constitutional principles of limited ...
    10/16/2016 - 6:21 am | View Website
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    10/16/2016 - 6:06 am | View Website
  • International News | World News
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    10/16/2016 - 12:58 am | View Website
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