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War in Libya : Best Column
Libyan opposition forces retreat eastward after troops loyal to Moammar Gadhafi press a counter-offensive: Retired Gen. Wesley K. Clark recommends the U.S. stay out of Libya's civil war.

6 reasons the U.S. should stay out of Libya

Writing in The Washington Post, Retired Gen. Wesley Clark explains why Western military involvement in Libya is a lousy idea

War in Libya : Opinion Brief
America's intel chief predicts that Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi's regime "will prevail" in the long run.

Is Gadhafi going to win?

America's intelligence chief predicts that the Libyan "regime will prevail." Can Gadhafi really crush the rebellion?

War in Libya : Opinion Brief
As Libyan rebels continue to fight westward, Egypt is reportedly providing training and arms to these anti-Gadhafi forces.

Whose side is Egypt on in Libya?

Reportedly, Libyan rebels are getting aid from Egyptian special forces, even as Gadhafi's government asks Cairo for military help

War in Libya : Opinion Brief
Obama, with Secretary of State Hillary Clinton last month, has condemned the ongoing violence in Libya, but remains hesitant to commit U.S. forces to the conflict.

Can Obama resist the pressure to intervene in Libya?

Democrats and Republicans demand that America should be helping rebels fighting Moammar Gadhafi. Will Obama give in?

War in Libya : Opinion Brief
Anti-government protesters in East Libya: NATO military forces are considering a no-fly zone over Libya to prevent Moammar Gadhafi from bombing rebels and civilians.

Could NATO enforce a no-fly zone over Libya?

The Obama administration is hesitant to involve U.S. forces in Libya. But what about NATO-led air patrols?

War in Libya : Opinion Brief
Former President George W. Bush may have saved Libya from chemical warfare by cutting an arms reduction deal with Moammar Gadhafi, insists Bush's ex-national security adviser.

Did Bush prevent 'atomic holocaust' in Libya?

George W. Bush's former national security adviser insists that the ex-president saved Libya from further catastrophe by taking dangerous weapons out of Gadhafi's hands

War in Libya : Opinion Brief
Longtime buddies Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez and Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi may be be reunited for negotiations to end Libya's violent turmoil.

Could Hugo Chavez bring peace to Libya?

The Venezuelan president offers to negotiate with embattled dictator Moammar Gadhafi. Will he just make things worse?

War in Libya : By the numbers
Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi is no financial slouch, and has investments in properties, an Italian soccer team and media brands.

Gadhafi's 'astonishing wealth': By the numbers

The Libyan leader's family has billions of dollars stashed around the world, invested in everything from prestigious newspapers to posh London real estate

War in Libya : Instant Guide
A guard watches over thousands of Libyans waiting to enter Tunisia, which has already been flooded by nearly 100,000 refugees.

Libya's looming refugee nightmare

Tens of thousands of people are fleeing as Libya descends into civil war. How bad will the crisis get?

War in Libya : Opinion Brief
The secret to Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi's staying power lies in his financial control and loyal military leaders, among other factors.

How Gadhafi has managed to stay in power: 5 theories

Despite an uprising more intense than those in Egypt and Tunisia, the Libyan leader is still at the top. How has he survived so long? 

War in Libya : Opinion Brief
The U.S. is repositioning a number of warships, fighter planes, and some 2,000 U.S. marines in the Mediterranean.

Time to bomb Libya?

The U.S. sends warships to the Mediterranean as a warning to Libyan dictator Colonel Moammar Gadhafi. Should the American military intervene?

War in Libya : Opinion Brief
Pentagon officials are in talks with European and NATO counterparts about imposing a no-fly zone over Libya.

Should a no-fly zone be imposed over Libya?

Some world leaders want to force Moammar Gadhafi's air force out of the sky — but will that solve problems or just lead to war?

War in Libya : Opinion Brief
Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi's defiant speech gets an Auto-Tune makeover and becomes a YouTube hit.

'Zenga-Zenga': Gadhafi's rant as hip-hop hit

An Israeli musician sets Libyan strongman Moammar Gadhafi's televised rant to a hip-hop beat, and it becomes a viral sensation... in the Arab world

War in Libya : Sunday Talk Show Briefing
Can the U.S. do more to push Moammar Gadhafi out of Libya?

Libya: Are we doing enough?

The United Nations is imposing sanctions on Moammar Gadhafi's government. But should the U.S. and its allies do more to end the bloodshed and chaos?

War in Libya : Opinion Brief
Rebels (pictured) have gained control of much of Eastern Libya, and the U.S. is reportedly concerned that Moammar Gadhafi would deploy chemical weapons on them before letting Tripoli fall.

Would Gadhafi use mustard gas on his own people?

Rebels are closing in on Moammar Gadhafi in Libya. How far will he go to keep them out?

War in Libya : Forecast
Libyans are bracing for a future of chaos, with or without their defiant leader Moammar Gadhafi.

Post-Gadhafi Libya: 4 predictions

The Libyan strongman's 41-year reign seems to be nearing its end. Will his exit create a chaotic haven for terrorists — or a more united Libya?

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