How West's limited intervention failed Libya
By James Robbins
Diplomatic correspondent
18 February 2015
Rival sides have been battling for power on the streets of Benghazi
"In the wake of Iraq and Afghanistan, Britain is pulling back from international intervention, just as America pulled back after the Vietnam War."
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