Tuesday, April 18, 2017

The last country we “liberated” from an “evil” dictator is now openly trading slaves

People are selling other human beings out in the open


04.18.2017 @8:36 AM EDT

It is widely known that the U.S.-led NATO intervention to topple Libya’s Muammar Gaddafi in 2011 resulted in a power vacuum that has allowed terror groups like ISIS to gain a foothold in the country.

Despite the destructive consequences of the 2011 invasion, the West is currently taking a similar trajectory with regard to Syria. Just as the Obama administration excoriated Gaddafi in 2011, highlighting his human rights abuses and insisting he must be removed from power to protect the Libyan people, the Trump administration is now pointing to the repressive policies of Bashar al-Assad in Syria and warning his regime will soon come to an end — all in the name of protecting Syrian civilians.

Read on at https://www.intellihub.com/the-last-country-we-liberated-from-an-evil-dictator-is-now-openly-trading-slaves/