Dirk Vandewalle

Stories by Dirk Vandewalle

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    Good Riddance Gaddafi

    Many fear turmoil and strife after the dictator’s fall. In fact, there’s reason to believe that Libya will be just fine.
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    Can Libya Rebuild Itself After 40 Years of Gaddafi?

    Whoever Libya’s new rulers turn out to be, their challenge will be to learn from the lessons of its recent sad history, and then to move resolutely forward with compromise and wisdom—qualities that the Gaddafi regime came to lack so abjectly.