Opinion: 'Western Powers Must Divide Gadhafi from His Supporters'




Libyans are rising up in hopes of ousting a notorious despot while facing threats of massacre and, in the wake of Arab League and United Nations action to prevent that, military action should be complemented by a strong strategic communication campaign to divide Muammar al-Gadhafi from his key supporters. Gadhafi often behaves irrationally. Count on him to ignore warnings against human rights abuses, much as he has lied about cease fires. One should not easily dismiss his declaration that he w...
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