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Libya to “Open the Floodgates” to Europe

Libya seems to want a slice of the same pie that went to Turkey, while anti-ISIS efforts continue to go unfunded.

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The Once and Future War?

Libya may now host twice as many ISIS fighters as previously thought. Back for round 2?

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Arab League Poised to Supply Arms to Libya

The proposed measure would undermine U.N. arms embargo—and an even more forceful Arab League response may be right around the corner.

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Libya: Bomb Us, Please

The Tubruq government asks for an Arab League intervention.

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Defeat for ISIS in Libya

ISIS is reportedly about to lose its major base on the Libyan coast, as a rebellion in the city has it on the run while the army plans to sweep in within days. It’s a welcome—but not conclusive—defeat.

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What the Media Should Ask Hillary

Libya is a mess. Curious reporters should be asking questions about our past and future strategy there.

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Back to the Shores of Tripoli

ISIS may soon threaten American interests in the Mediterranean Sea.

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ISIS in Libya Threatens Rome, Hillary Clinton Hardest Hit

American involvement in Libya was one of the most prominent bullet points on Hillary’s resume as Secretary of State.

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Libyan Ground War Is “Imminent”

Events could be coming to a head, four years after the U.S. intervention.

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US General: ISIS Has Training Camps in Libya

In a failing state, the terrorist group finds a new home.

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The Inauguration

As Donald Trump takes the oath, an essay on the historical forces that have shaped this moment by Walter Russell Mead.


Clearly a lot of frustration for the outgoing American President has been stored up in the Russian psyche.

the roots of populism

If the term “intellectual” only encompasses thinkers on the Left, then it is only natural that right-wing populists would turn it into a slur.

Rebuilding America

Paul Ryan will target $40 in private investment for every $1 his caucus approves in infrastructure spending.

Violence in Myanmar

Many of Myanmar’s long-suffering Rohingyas are now turning to internationally funded Islamist insurgents to resist the government.

The Shale Rebound

Texas’s Permian Basin has been called “the crown jewel of the world’s oil and gas industry.”

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