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Thursday, October 20, 2011

Gaddafi Is Dead - Now The Real Challenge Begins for Libya

From the start of the NATO supported Libyan war against Gaddafi, this blog was of the opinion that this conflict is not what the world needs at the moment. It may have been the ideal one to have 20 years ago but not right now. Now that Gaddafi is dead and the country celebrates, the real challenge comes at Libya's doorsteps. We have seen this just recently in Egypt but it could be a bigger challenge for Libya. In this Stratfor video the ideological differences of the various sectors in Libya now come to the fore. Whose voice will prevail will not on;y affect Libya but the rest of the world as well.