The Argument over a No-Fly Zone

Another similarity with Kosovo: conservatives are divided. I’m pressed for time at the moment, but will have some thoughts on what’s been said in here later. In the meantime, I should note our friend and colleague Ross Douthat also had a critique of our “Save Benghazi” editorial — like everything Ross writes, it’s well worth reading.

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