After weeks of apparent reluctance, the US joined the UN's fight to protect Libyans against their leader, Moammar Gadhafi. President Obama promptly left for South America, and there's still dispute about the mission, its intended outcome and what the US role really is.
Barack Obama's First New War
- Massimo Calabresi - Time
- Michael O'Hanlon - Brookings Institution - @MichaelEOHanlon
- Charles Kupchan - senior fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations; professor of international affairs at Georgetown University; former member of the National Security Council for European Affairs under President Obama - @CFR_org
- Jonathan Alter - MSNBC - @jonathanalter