November 2, 2011

NATO Unlikely to Repeat Libya Campaign

Gordon Robison, Gulf News

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While people were all smiles at the alliance's Brussels headquarters last week, the long-term achievement of the Libya mission may be to ensure that Nato thinks carefully about doing anything like this again anytime soon.

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TAGGED: Libya, North Atlantic Treaty Organization, NATO

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