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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  • Unwinnable War Two - London Review of Books
    As Obama said the other day, France ... of its end: just war doctrine says ... bombing Syria back to civilisation – so successful in Iraq and ...
    11/27/2015 - 2:52 pm | View Link
  • America’s Empire of African Bases Spreads - Foreign Policy In Focus
    Iraq to Afghanistan and suffered setbacks from Libya to Syria, it’s a ... of small outposts have been “in line with the Obama doctrine.” He
    11/26/2015 - 6:44 am | View Link
  • Turkey Has Destroyed Russia’s Hope Of Western Cooperation - PrisonPlanet
    ... much blood on his hands to be allowed to remain president of Syria. Obama is not specific about ... have learned that the Wolfowitz doctrine ...
    11/25/2015 - 7:36 am | View Link
  • Unconquered - World Magazine
    ... the first captives outside Syria and ... The men had left for Libya months or ... U.S. President Barack Obama condemned ... about the ...
    11/24/2015 - 2:09 pm | View Link
  • Germany’s Role at This Decisive Point in History - Executive Intelligence Review
    ... of the fact that President Obama, and ... a city in Libya, to the so-called “good rebels” in Syria, would ... That means that the old ...
    11/23/2015 - 12:05 pm | View Link
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  • Libya lessons guiding Obama's Syrian policy
    The lessons of Afghanistan, Iraq and Libya have led to a reliance on local allies best placed to take on the Islamic State in Syria, an imperfect solution ... legitimised by the "responsibility to protect" doctrine that makes the international community ...
    11/21/2015 - 10:41 am | View Link
  • Obama under fire
    In essence, Obama carried on with much of what his predecessor had started in the Middle East, although he replaced his country’s less active role in Iraq with new interventions in Libya and Syria ... of the Monroe Doctrine of 1823, which laid the ...
    11/16/2015 - 7:00 pm | View Link
  • The Real Obama Doctrine
    And then, in response to the revolutions in Tunisia, Egypt, Syria and Libya, complete confusion ... when White House aides told reporters that the Obama doctrine was “Don’t do stupid sh--.” I now see, however, that there is more to it than that.
    10/9/2015 - 8:14 pm | View Link
  • American Democracy Outmaneuvers Obama Doctrine in Syria Reset
    During this break in the beating of the war drums, Americans have an opportunity to review the Obama Doctrine ... Libya - al-Qaeda and chaos; Egypt – Muslim Brotherhood and now military coup. What exactly does the President have in mind for Syria ...
    09/18/2013 - 11:42 am | 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 - 7:18 am | View Link
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  • Obama Doctrine
    The Obama Doctrine is a catch-all term frequently used to describe one or several principles of the foreign policy of U.S. President Barack Obama.
    11/29/2015 - 6:02 pm | View Website
  • The Obama Doctrine | Foreign Policy
    The Obama Doctrine. How the president's drone war is backfiring. By David Rohde

    David Rohde, a two-time Pulitzer Prize winner and former reporter for the New York ...

    11/29/2015 - 8:43 am | View Website
  • Decoding the Obama Doctrine :: Daniel Pipes
    The Obama Doctrine is simple and universal: Warm relations with adversaries and cool them with friends. Several assumptions underlie this approach: The U.S ...
    11/29/2015 - 5:59 am | View Website
  • Requiem For The Obama Doctrine « Breaking Defense ...
    Short of starting WWIII, which the GOP seems to relish Obama didn’t really have much of a choice. We were in Iraq because we had an idiot for President from 2000 to ...
    11/29/2015 - 5:37 am | View Website
  • Obama Armed & Trained ISIS in Syria
    Barack Obama funded & trained ISIS rebels in Syria, who've now taken over most of Northern Iraq while storming ever closer to Baghdad.
    11/29/2015 - 2:53 am | View Website
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