On August 31 a Libyan militia seized the US Embassy in Tripoli, with individual fighters videotaping each other "cheering" and "diving from... [an embassy] balcony into a swimming pool." Libya's government now says "militias have captured...Show More Summary
Will we repeat the idealistic follies which led to disaster in Iraq, Syria and Libya? How can it be a 'defeat' to have conquered millions of square miles of central and eastern Europe, and destroyed Communism? Why do we need...
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Gaddafi was an evil dictator with American blood on his hands, but he had also been scared straight by Bush’s invasion of Iraq and was cooperating with the United States.
More than a month after American personnel was evacuated from Tripoli due to ongoing fighting in Libya, Islamist militants report that they’ve...
An Islamic militant group announced Sunday it had “secured” a U.S. Embassy compound in Libya’s capital city of Tripoli. The radical Islamists were seen diving off the balcony into the pool. Russia continues to threaten and attack Ukraine. ISIS moves … Continue reading ?
A FITTING EMBLEM OF “SMART DIPLOMACY:” Libyan militia uses vacated U.S. Embassy in Libya as swim club.
If Barack Obama's hideous foreign policy debacles were a stage play, this is the point where Hillary Clinton would be lowered on wires to fly around the stage shrieking "WHAT DIFFERENCE DOES IT MAKE?" Tripoli has fallen to Islamists,...Show More Summary
Islamists who seized a US Embassy throw massive pool party, South Beach style.
Another Obama success story… An Islamic militant group said Sunday it has “secured” a U.S. Embassy compound in Libya’s capital city of Tripoli. The radical Islamists are diving off the balcony into the pool. The group released video of the … Continue reading ?
(CNN) - Sen. Rand Paul on Friday defended his criticism of Hillary Clinton over the 2012 attack against a U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya. The Kentucky Republican, rebutting claims that Benghazi criticism is "politically motivated," said Clinton's handling of the attack was a legitimate topic of discussion as she considers a presidential bid. "There will […]
The New York Times invariably casts any GOP inquiry into the intelligence failures that led to the death of four Americans in Benghazi, Libya, as a purely partisan venture. The pattern was noted last year by the paper's own Public Editor...Show More Summary
Quote of the Day When one thing goes wrong, it may be an accident, but when five do at once-Iraq, Syria, Libya, Ukraine, and our border-the man at the helm may have something to do with it, and a foreign...
Transcript as follows: Aerial attacks launched from Egypt into Libya underscore, yet again, the abject failure of the Obama administration’s policy in the Middle East. Nations relatively aligned with us now face alone the predictably awful results of America’s involvement in the overthrow of a relatively friendly autocrat, Muammar Qaddafi. Show More Summary
Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) certainly has a knack for boldness. On Sunday's Meet the Press, he dubbed U.S. military engagement in Libya “Hillary’s war” and stated the rise of the Islamic State (ISIS) is not a result of President Obama's inaction in the Middle East but the unintended consequence of the U.S. Show More Summary
This morning's key headlines from GenerationalDynamics.com Islamic 'halal' tourism surges in Turkey Israel and Hamas agree to 'long-term' truce in Gaza war Egypt denies militarily intervening in Libya Islamic 'halal' tourism surges in...Show More Summary
NOEMIE EMERY: Nobody’s Fault: Liberals make excuses for Obama. “All of a sudden, people have noticed that we are in trouble, and many are saying it isn’t the president’s fault. All the bad news, from Iraq to Ukraine, from Libya and Syria to the Mexican border, just seems to have happened: Obama was standing there, [...]
by Dish Staff Juan Cole finds the US response to yesterday’s revelation that Egypt and the UAE had carried out airstrikes in Libya pretty ironic: According to the BBC, “the US, France, Germany, Italy and the UK issued a joint statement denouncing “outside interference” in Libya.” Seriously, guys? Except for Germany, these are the NATO […]
Hillary Clinton’s problem is not only what she objected to in President Obama’s foreign policy and when she objected to it, but also what she now thinks is the right course of action. Libya, which the administration once boasted was an example of their superior “light footprint” strategy (contra President George W. Bush), is in […]
Egypt and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) carried out airstrikes in Libya a week ago but did not tell the United States government. New York Times correspondent David Kirkpatrick said it is because the new government does not trust the Obama administration. Show More Summary