Humsafar wrote:FB, beyond giving you a dose of your own medicine
I took that to be your admission of selective outrage
Humsafar wrote:What was achieved through relatively peaceful uprisings in Tunisia and Egypt may well be undone by the brutal violence unleashed by an unhinged and delusional dictator of Libya
True, it appears that pro-West dictators showed restraint while freedom loving " mavericks" such as Gaddafi and Ahmedinejad have unleashed terror on their own populations.
Humsafar wrote:One must also grant that he did not squander the oil wealth like the Gulf shiekhs
You mean other than the billions confiscated from his private accounts worldwide and millions given to Beyonce, Usher and others for private concerts ?
He has brought a fair degree of development and socialised welfare to his people
So does the Mafia, your point is ?
I for one would welcome a no fly zone and foreign intervention to end the brutality. War is good for business and sometimes saves people in the process, and this may be a text book example unlike Iraq.