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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ASK NEWS:
  • EIR Exclusive Interview: Head of Russia Foreign Relations Committee, ... - Lyndon LaRouche Public Action Committee
    ... in Syria, are proponents of the so-called regime-change doctrine. ... and going through Iraq, Libya, and so on. ... of them even agree that ...
    04/18/2014 - 1:03 pm | View Link
  • INTERVIEW: ALEXEI PUSHKOV Russian Leader Confronts Eurocrats in ... - Executive Intelligence Review
    ... in Syria, are proponents of the so-called regime-change doctrine. ... and going through Iraq, Libya, and so on. ... of them even agree that ...
    04/17/2014 - 3:48 pm | View Link
  • HELGA ZEPP-LAROUCHE: The Choice Is Ours To Make: WWIII or Cultural ... - Executive Intelligence Review
    ... basis of the neo-conservative "New American Century" doctrine, to go in ... two Bush Jr. Administrations, and now, the Obama Administration, ...
    04/17/2014 - 3:48 pm | View Link
  • Is Putin Being Lured Into a Trap? - CounterPunch
    ... under Obama, in fact, they’ve gotten worse. The so called Bush Doctrine ... justification for the wars in Iraq, Afghanistan, Libya, Syria ...
    04/16/2014 - 6:07 am | View Link
  • Who shall lead, Mr President? - Daily Times
    ... prevent Bashar al Assad from using chemical weapons in Syria were the ... In many ways, Obama’s choices are limited. There is no Obama ...
    04/16/2014 - 5:29 am | View Link
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YAHOO NEWS:
  • Coleen Rowley
    explains. The propaganda that continues to flourish for war on Syria shows many Americans fail to understand the problems posed by “US Empire-building” believing it to be an altruistic force, toppling other governments and starting wars for the good of all mankind.
    02/28/2014 - 9:35 am | View Link
  • Taking A Stand on Syria
    Syria has also become a surrogate struggle for preeminence in the region, pitting Saudi Arabia and other Gulf Arabs against Iran and perhaps also Turkey. To top it off, rich Sunnis in Saudi Arabia, Qatar, and the UAE have been providing inspiration, cash, and thus access to arms to al-Qaeda and other terrorist organizations to operate in Syria -Robert E. Hunter, LobeLog
    02/25/2014 - 11:23 am | View Link
  • What change does Obama believe in?
    Just as Sarah Palin famously mocked “that hopey, changey stuff,” so a left-leaning political science professor, Adolph Reed Jr., can bemoan President Barack Obama’s “triumph of image and identity over content.”
    02/24/2014 - 6:00 pm | View Link
  • A New Neocon Push for Syrian War
    The neocon agenda of “regime change” in disfavored countries continues unabated with new pressure for a U.S. military intervention in Syria, billed as “humanitarian” and coupled with ridicule for anyone who favors the frustrating course of diplomacy, as ex-FBI agent Coleen Rowley explains.
    02/24/2014 - 4:03 pm | View Link
  • On Syria, Obama’s past words collide with national security implications
    The question is raised by contrasts in the president’s response to uprisings in Libya and Syria.
    02/20/2014 - 10:58 am | View Link
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BING NEWS:
  • On Syria, Obama’s past words collide with national security implications
    The speech the president delivered on the evening of March 28, 2011, was immediately identified as an example of an “Obama Doctrine,” after the studied ... The situations in Syria and Libya, and the international diplomacy surrounding each, are distinct.
    02/20/2014 - 2:58 am | View Link
  • For Obama, an Evolving Doctrine on Foreign Policy
    His speech Tuesday at the United Nations signaled how what some have called the Obama Doctrine is once ... American strikes on Syria, he talked about how the box he found himself in differed from what he had faced on Libya. “He made the case that Libya ...
    09/25/2013 - 8:49 am | View Link
  • The 'Obama Doctrine,' Libya vs. Syria, and political expediency
    Barack Obama plays the leader of the free world on TV, but in real life he’s a duffer on whatever golf course is closest. But a country can pretend, and the U.S. has made believe for the past four years. The media have played along, inventing ...
    08/23/2013 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Syria: Where the Obama Doctrine of Covert War Spectacularly Backfired
    The Obama Doctrine of Covert War has filled graveyards in Afghanistan, Libya, Syria and several other countries. But in Syria, Obama's dirty doctrine has also dug its own graveyard. The covert nature of the U.S. role has become a double-edged sword ...
    06/25/2013 - 6:48 am | View Link
  • 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. In it, Obama made clear that that he was not raising the curtain on a new era of ...
    05/31/2012 - 11:51 pm | View Link
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BING SEARCH:
  • Why Romney is Wrong that Obama's Syria Policy Emboldened ...
    Obama put himself in a box when he drew a”red line” in Syria. The Russians cleverly took advantage of his mistake which also blocked the neoconservatives from ...
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    The foreign policy of the Barack Obama administration has been the foreign policy of the United States since Obama's January 2009 inauguration as President of the ...
    04/20/2014 - 4:39 am | View Website
  • Obama Defends War in Libya
    The Obama White House on June 15, 2011, defended US action in the war in Libya against a rebuke from Congress. The House of Representatives had earlier accused Obama ...
    04/20/2014 - 3:06 am | View Website
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    04/19/2014 - 3:46 pm | View Website
  • Obama Syria Policy: Like an Octopus Fighting With Itself ...
    This, apparently, is how diplomacy happens these days: Someone makes an off-hand remark at a press
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