Washington’s Options on Libya

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Author(s) The New York Times editorial board
Source The New York Times
Date March 8, 2011
URL http://www.nytimes.com/2011/03/09/opinion/09wed1.html
Quotes-start.png There is more that the United States and its allies can do right now. NATO has expanded its air surveillance over Libya from 10 hours to 24 hours a day to gather information on Libyan troop movements. It should find a way to share relevant information with the rebels. Without firing a shot, it can sow confusion among Libyan forces by jamming their communications. All of the big states need to agree on ways to enforce the United Nations-imposed arms embargo. Quotes-end.png

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This item takes a mixed stance on the position United States should impose a no-fly zone on the topic 2011 Libyan uprising.