STAFF NEWS & ANALYSIS
World War III? Pentagon Sends Troops to Libya
By Daily Bell Staff – May 16, 2016
U.S. military upping anti-ISIS activity in Libya … The Pentagon is slightly expanding its efforts to counter ISIS activity in Libya, sending in small teams of troops to try to establish relationships with groups that may be able to form a new nationwide government, according to a U.S. defense official familiar with the operation. -CNN
The US is sending troops into Libya.
Libya is seen as a dysfunctional state by Western powers that prefer a unified government that provides “civil order.” Now the US military is “upping” its presence
It is questionable as to whether order and civil society are the inevitable outcome of central government. But the Pentagon and State Dept. seem to believe that.
U.S. troops, which the Pentagon is calling “contact…