The Obama Doctrine: Syria Vs. Libya Intervention

As the pressure grows on President Obama to take action in Syria, it's worth going back to re-read the March 2011 speech he gave explaining his intervention in Libya

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  • Krauthammer: Obama is right, McCain is wrong on Syria
    Libya is an oil well with a long beach and a primitive army. Syria has a serious air force, a serious army, and this would be a serious war.” Krauthammer proposed reviving “the Reagan Doctrine,” a covert strategy of supporting insurgencies.
    08/8/2017 - 8:21 pm | View Link
  • What the terror raids say about an 'Obama Doctrine'
    The operations in Somalia and Libya, only one of which went as planned, come after the Obama administration silenced its drumbeat toward a possible military attack on Syria. Some analysts say the developments make Obama's "doctrine" more clear than ever.
    10/7/2013 - 8:01 am | View Link
  • What Obama Doctrine? Libya vs. Syria and political expediency
    The media have played along, inventing presidential-sounding terms like “the Obama Doctrine,” which in the real ... arguing that the same criteria outlined in his Libya speech didn’t apply in Syria. Never mind that by that estimates of the number ...
    08/23/2013 - 11:31 pm | View Link
  • Obama Doctrine Faces Troubles in Cairo, Syria
    Obama helped install the Muslim Brotherhood in power in Egypt, as he and NATO allies did with Islamists in Libya. While Muslim theocrats ... But around the corner in Syria, the Obama Doctrine of transitional Islamism is facing its toughest test yet.
    06/30/2013 - 11:56 pm | View Link
  • Obama’s doctrine on Syria: ‘What we’re trying to do is take sides against extremists’
    As the Washington Post reported recently ... of that mission are obvious, but many Syria-watchers who want to see Assad's regime permanently gone, who want a repeat of the fall of Moammar Gaddafi's regime in Libya, will likely see that Obama's strategy ...
    06/18/2013 - 10:44 am | View Link
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    Inside Obama's War Room. How he decided to intervene in Libya – and what it says about his evolution as commander in chief
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    A controversial article in La Civilta Cattolica, a Vatican-approved publication, by editor-in-chief Jesuit Fr. Antonio Spadaro and Marcelo Figueroa, an Argentine ...
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  • Foreign policy of the Barack Obama administration
    In his inaugural address, Obama, elaborating on his foreign policy, suggested that he hoped to begin the process of withdrawing from Iraq and continuing to focus on ...
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  • GOP lawyer drafts Obama impeachment
    A prominent libertarian constitutional lawyer and civil libertarian has drafted an article of impeachment against President Obama over his attack on Libya ...
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