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A final footnote on Gadhafi

The report from the House Benghazi Committee discloses a previously unknown but incredibly instructive footnote to the story of the Obama administration’s disastrous foreign policy toward Libya’s Moammar Gadhafi. 87 more words

Features

'We can endure great suffering and survive': Hisham Matar on his search for his missing father in Libya

The Return: Fathers, Sons and the Land in Between
By Hisham Matar
Knopf Canada
256 pp; $29.95

Jaballa Matar was a leading dissident in Libya under the reign of Moammar Gadhafi. 1,024 more words

Arts

Kurdish flag fiasco prompts retreat by Canadian special forces

Analysis

There is the slow realization at National Defence headquarters and in the Canadian government that it might not have been the best idea after all to allow Canadian special forces to wear the Kurdish flag on their uniforms. 1,350 more words

Defence Watch

Donald Trump made 'a lot of money' in deal with former Libyan dictator Moammar Gadhafi and his Bedouin tent

JERSEY CITY, N.J. – Donald Trump says he made “a lot of money” in a deal years ago with Moammar Gadhafi, despite suggesting at the time he had no idea the former Libyan dictator was involved in renting his suburban New York estate. 796 more words

World

'He paid me a fortune': Donald Trump says he made 'a lot of money' in deal with Moammar Gadhafi

JERSEY CITY, N.J. — Donald Trump says he made “a lot of money” in a deal years ago with Moammar Gadhafi, despite suggesting at the time he had no idea the former Libyan dictator was involved in renting his suburban New York estate. 770 more words

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Is It Back to Square One for the US in Libya?

President Barack Obama recently admitted that his biggest mistake in office was “probably failing to plan for the day after what I think was the right thing to do in intervening in Libya.” Tell us something we don’t know. 168 more words

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Failure to plan for ‘day after’ in Libya was biggest error as U.S. President, Obama says

A failure to adequately plan for the aid and governing of Libya after the U.S.-led NATO attacks in 2011 “probably” was his biggest error in office, President Barack Obama said in an interview on “Fox News Sunday.” 537 more words

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