The NATO Intervention in Libya
Lessons Learned from the Campaign
|Series title:||Contemporary Security Studies|
|Publication Date:||Oct 2013|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $145.00|
| Book Description: |
This book explores 'lessons learned' from the military intervention in Libya by examining key aspects of the 2011 NATO campaign.
NATO's intervention in Libya had unique features, rendering it unlikely to serve as a model for action in other situations. There was an explicit UN Security Council mandate to use military force, a strong European commitment to protect Libyan civilians, Arab League political endorsement and American engagement in the critical, initial phase of the...