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This time it was the guards from an Austrian-run gas facility in Libya’s Saharan southwest.
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As we contemplate a new Obamaesque military adventure, it is perhaps useful to remind ourselves how the old one is shaking out:
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A little under two years ago, Philip Hammond, the Defence Secretary, urged British businessmen to begin “packing their suitcases” and to fly to Libya to share in the reconstruction of the country and exploit an anticipated boom in natural resources.
The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Barry (DDG 52) launches a Tomahawk cruise missile:
Mediterranean Sea, 29 March 2011: The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Barry (DDG 52) launches a Tomahawk cruise missile to support Joint Task Force Odyssey Dawn. 95 more words
"Some NATO air strikes in Libya may have violated the law of war" report of the International Commission of Inquiry on Libya says
According to a report published in these hours by the UN Commission of inquiry on Libya, the coalition of NATO and non-NATO members, operating within… 966 more words