Rich wrote:Gadaffi had lost control of large parts of the country before the West ever intervened. Gadaffi might have been able to cling on to power, but he was never going to stop a prolonged civil war.
That is false. And all the troubles Gaddafi was facing in the lead-up were all caused by western money, sanctions and weapons.
I've even heard retarded ignorant lefties, whinging that Gorge W Bush destroyed stability in Iraq, where as any one that has spent five minutes researching Iraq's history knows that one thing that Saddaam never brought was stability.
Iraq was far more stable under Saddam than after him.
and in months launched a war against Iran.
With western backing under western instructions.
...take your common sense with you, and leave your prejudices behind...