Libya

Interview

NATO's Decline over Libya

Robert E. Hunter interviewed by Bernard Gwertzman

NATO's failure to apply sufficient military force to oust Libya's leader and protect civilians is a blow to the credibility of the alliance and the United States, says expert Robert E. Hunter.

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Analysis Brief

The Perils of Libyan Nation Building

Author: Jayshree Bajoria

Any outcome of the Libyan war will require boots on the ground, say analysts, urging the international community to focus on helping the country rebuild civil, political, and social institutions that serve Libyan national interests.

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Interview

Libya's Strains on NATO

Charles A. Kupchan interviewed by Bernard Gwertzman

France, Britain, and other NATO nations are now heading the Libya mission, but strains among members could be amplified if NATO tries to increase support for the rebels and the coalition still hasn't clarified its objectives, says CFR's Charles Kupchan.

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