Politics & Policy

Times Journalists Released from Libya

More here. I only note that one of the implicit defenses of Obama’s going rhetorically easy on Qaddafi in the first weeks of the crisis was the belief that being too harsh would endanger American diplomats and others inside Libya. Well, now the launch of “Operation Odyssey Dawn,” and hardly-concessionary Tomahawk missiles, seem not to have emboldened Qaddafi to more anti-American abuses.


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