Obama Libya Speech: U.S. 'Interests and Values' at Risk

President Obama defended U.S. military involvement in Libya this evening as a necessary humanitarian intervention, acknowledging that while America's security was not threatened, U.S. "interests and values" were at stake. "Mindful of the risks and costs of military action, we are naturally reluctant to use force to solve the world's many challenges," the president said in remarks at the National Defense University in Washington, D.C. "But when our interests and values are at stake, we have a...Full Story
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