The Daily Devil’s Dictionary: Hillary Clinton’s “Idealistic” War

May 04, 2018

Idealism may not always be the best way to serve our ideals. Jalel Harchaoui, a researcher in Paris interviewed by the Nouvel Observateur, has uncovered what he considers the real reasons for the war on Libya that brought down leader Muammar Gaddafi and prompted Hillary Clinton later to boast,...

Who Will Govern Libya Later This Year?

Apr 19, 2017

Can Saif al-Islam Gaddafi unite Libya with the support of the country's numerous tribes? Understanding the three key actors in the Libyan Civil War is critical during the coming months. Libyan National Army (LNA) Field Marshal Khalifa Haftar is pushing his Operation Dignity forces to the west...

Four Years After Gaddafi, Libya is a Failed State

Apr 07, 2015

Weapons are pouring out of Africa’s most oil-rich country, while extremist fighters tumble in. Nearly four years after NATO-backed rebels toppled Muammar Gaddafi, the former Libyan ruler, Libya has plunged into chaotic unrest. The failure of last year’s election to achieve political unity...

Gaddafi May Be Dead, But Mubarak Is Still Alive

Dec 02, 2011

The Libyan Revolution ends whilst the Egyptian one continues. Many Egyptians are not happy about the achievements of their revolution. The youth, socialist and liberal activists, and even the Islamists despise the continuity between the post-revolutionary military government and the former Husni...

The New Political Scheme in Post-Gaddafi Libya

Nov 03, 2011

After the fall of Colonel Gaddafi, Libya’s political future is anything but certain. The Particularity of the Libyan Revolution  The success of their Tunisian and Egyptian neighbors in their peaceful revolutions encouraged the Libyan people to end the dictatorship of Colonel Muammar...