If Libya Follows The Somalia Model

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Greg Scoblete asks:

[W]ould it be better for U.S. and Western interests to have a Somalia-style failed state in Libya following the violent overthrow of Colonel Gaddafi, or would it be preferable to have Gaddafi slaughter his way back to unified control over Libya?

(Photo: Libyan rebels celebrate outside deserted government offices in the village of Harawa as they advance towards Moamer Kadhafi's hometown of Sirte on March 28, 2011 as NATO finally agreed to take over full command of military operations to enforce a no-fly zone in Libya from a US-led coalition. By Aris Messinis/AFP/Getty Images)

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