A no-fly zone over Libya deserves more consideration

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Author(s) The Washington Post editorial board
Source The Washington Post
Date March 2, 2011
URL http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2011/03/02/AR2011030205821.html
Quotes-start.png Should Mr. Gaddafi manage to survive and regain control, the consequences would be equally terrible. In addition to unthinkable bloodshed and suffering for Libyans, the dictator would demonstrate that U.S. and European demands for his downfall were meaningless - and offer an example to other Arab autocrats facing popular uprisings. Quotes-end.png

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This item argues for the position United States should impose a no-fly zone on the topic 2011 Libyan uprising.