Thursday, October 03, 2013

Russian Embassy in Libya Attacked


In Tripoli, capital of Libya, a mob fired on the Russian embassy and tore the Russian flag. 

The attack was repelled. But it highlights the situation in the country, which was stable--and extremely useful to the United States and its European allies in the struggle against Al Qaeda--until the U.S.-NATO intervention in Libya brought Islamists to power.

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