US Likely To Establish Permanent Military Presence In Libya

The US officials say that the administration is happy with their increased involvement in Somalia, and is looking to replicate that sudden escalation in Libya.
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    Republican U.S. Sens. Mark Kirk of Illinois, Marco Rubio of Florida, Lindsey Graham of South Carolina, and John McCain of Arizona, visit Libya.

    Neo-conservative Republican Senators Mark Kirk of Illinois, Marco Rubio of Florida, Lindsey Graham of South Carolina, and John McCain of Arizona, visit Libya not long after Gadhafi’s fall.

    U.S. officials familiar with the situation say that the Trump Administration is likely to announce a dramatic “ramping up” of U.S. involvement in Libya, appointing a new U.S. ambassador, and setting up a permanent U.S. military presence in the nation.

    While the military operation appears primarily aimed at supporting the “unity government” in Tripoli, officials suggest it might also see some U.S. troops deployed to war-torn Benghazi, currently under the control of a rival faction, with an eye toward eventually uniting the country under unity government rule.

    President Obama decided to back the unity government during the Sirte offensive, sending U.S. troops to fight ISIS there with the expectation that the unity government’s victory would give them a massive advantage over the rival governments.



    This has not proven the case, however, with East Libya mostly dominated by the Tobruk parliament and the LNA, and the unity government struggling with the Tripoli parliament over the capital.

    The US officials say that the administration is happy with their increased involvement in Somalia, and is looking to replicate that sudden escalation in Libya, trying to carve out a permanent U.S. presence in the country and ensure that whoever ends up in power becomes a U.S. client.


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    • James Wherry

      Hilarious!

      I spent one post disagreeing with the policy of putting a military base in Libya, and then this filthy piece of Neo Naz! trash “Tapitio” spends every single one of his posts lying about me and engaging in empty, ad homoneim attacks.

      This website seems to cater to his sort of filth.

    • tapatio

      US ARMY MAJOR JAMES “PEDERAST” WHERRY (whose Zionist hate mongering is below) IS A SELF-STYLED “CHRISTIAN” ZIONIST (How can any human claim to follow Christ and promote the crimes of Zionism?) TROLL IN THE EMPLOY OF ISRAEL CAN BE JUDGED FROM WHAT HE IS…………………………

      JAMES WHERRY’S “SOURCES” ARE, FOR THE MOST PART ZIONIST “HASBARA PROJECT” PROPAGANDA FRONTS AND ALT-RIGHT HATE SITES. CHECK THEIR OWNERSHIP AND STAFFS.

      JAMES WHERRY WAS STUPID ENOUGH TO USE HIS NAME AND A PHOTO THAT COULD BE TRACED. TURNS OUT THAT HE IS……………..

      1 A SELF-STYLED “CHRISTIAN” ZIONIST. THESE, AH, PEOPLE BELIEVE THAT, ONCE ALL OF THE JEWS ARE GATHERED IN PALESTINE, SOMETHING CALLED “ARMAGEDDON” WILL HAPPEN AND ALL OF THE “CHRISTIAN” ZIONISTS WILL BE WHISKED UP TO HEAVEN WITH THEIR BODIES INTACT IN THE HOLY 0RGASM THEY CALL THE “RAPTURE”. NOBODY HAS EVER EXPLAINED TO THE OTHER 99% OF CHRISTIANITY HOW THESE FUNDAMENTALISTS WHACK-A-MOLES CAN BELIEVE THAT JESUS OR HIS DAD WOULD EVER SUPPORT SUCH FANTASIES OR THE CRIMES SUPPORTED BY PSEUDO-CHRISTIAN ZIONISTS.

      2) A MAJOR IN THE US ARMY FROM “CIVIL AFFAIRS”. BABY-BOOMERS MIGHT RECALL THAT “CIVIL AFFAIRS” WAS PROMINENT IN THE “PHOENIX PROGRAM” IN VIETNAM……..THOSE WONDERFUL FOLKS WHO TOLD THE VIETNAMESE PEOPLE, “LOVE AMERICA OR WE’LL NAPALM YOUR VILLAGE.” WHERRY HAS ALSO BRAGGED ABOUT HELPING TO TRAIN THE STATE TERRORISTS OF UGANDA.

      3) A “GAY” PREDATOR THAT BOUGHT A BOY FROM THE PHILIPPINE SLUMS TO USE AS HIS SXX TOY. PRESUMABLY, THIS BOY HAS PAPERS CLAIMING THAT HE IS OF AGE. BUT, HE COULD PASS FOR A JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL KID AND YOU CAN HAVE A BIRTH CERTIFICATE MADE IN THE PHILIPPINES FOR $100..
      Below is James Wherry’s comment to his local paper on the occasion of his “marriage” to ayoung Filipino BOY that wherry purchased…………….
      “”I’m very happy about it,” James Wherry said. “Marriage is the bedrock of our society. I hope that same-sex couples can rejuvenate and revitalize marriage and give it the respect it is due.””

      https://www.facebook.com/james.wherry.39

      http://www.ledger-enquirer.com/news/local/article29462263.html

      https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vtrbvD22CEQ

    • James Wherry

      Then this would be a mis-understanding of Somalia and the work of AMISOM.

      The U.S. has no permanent base in Somalia. We helped Uganda, Ethiopia, Kenya and other AFRICAN nations tackle the problem of al-Shebaab in Somalia. We are helping Nigeria to take care of Boko Harem.

      “An African solution for an African problem” is what is needed.

    • All this has been done before, which would imply long term strategic interests, not just some spur of the moment attack in 2011. Isn’t it remarkable that the great powers who had bases and got kicked out now want to reestablish them 50 years later?
      I am sure we will even see an Italian base by the end of it, with barely a reference in media to the fact that this was the former colonial power.

      Before the revolution in 1969, both the US and UK had bases in the country.
      The British one was RAF Castel Idris, closed 1969.
      The US one was Wheelus Air Base, closed 1970.

    • tapatio

      Why not occupy Libya? Under the control of the Zionist colonial government (AIPAC) this country has become the worst rogue state on Earth. What’s a few million more lives destroyed for the profit and megalomania of the Rothschild-Bilderberg cartel and its god……………..
      https://uploads.disquscdn.com/images/226f41e363b4fa03aab11b1cfe2c9e678e4e8f531d027838d7cf14cd224d3708.jpg

      • James Wherry

        This news story has nothing to do with JEWS. You are simply a Jew-hating, Gay-bashing neo-NAZ! that no one believes.
        https://uploads.disquscdn.com/images/cb0512cfa2ffb6e97bea57ec0fe79b3352d596c287c93c8353f3dc8dace81eb8.jpg

      • tapatio

        JAMES WHERRY (whose gratuitous ad hominem drivel is below), THE REGULAR ZIONIST TROLL ON MINT PRESS, IS NOT CAPABLE (NOR COMPETENT) TO REFUTE WHAT I AND OTHER HUMANS SAY ABOUT THE CULT HE WORSHIPS.
        ALL WHERRY CAN DO IS MAKE INFANTILE AD HOMINEM ATTACKS BASED ON HIS COMPLETE LACK OF INFORMATION ABOUT ME.

        US ARMY MAJOR JAMES “PEDERAST” WHERRY (whose Zionist hate mongering is below) IS A SELF-STYLED “CHRISTIAN” ZIONIST (How can any human claim to follow Christ and promote the crimes of Zionism?) TROLL IN THE EMPLOY OF ISRAEL CAN BE JUDGED FROM WHAT HE IS…………………………

        JAMES WHERRY’S “SOURCES” ARE, FOR THE MOST PART ZIONIST “HASBARA PROJECT” PROPAGANDA FRONTS AND ALT-RIGHT HATE SITES. CHECK THEIR OWNERSHIP AND STAFFS.

        JAMES WHERRY WAS STUPID ENOUGH TO USE HIS NAME AND A PHOTO THAT COULD BE TRACED. TURNS OUT THAT HE IS……………..

        1 A SELF-STYLED “CHRISTIAN” ZIONIST. THESE, AH, PEOPLE BELIEVE THAT, ONCE ALL OF THE JEWS ARE GATHERED IN PALESTINE, SOMETHING CALLED “ARMAGEDDON” WILL HAPPEN AND ALL OF THE “CHRISTIAN” ZIONISTS WILL BE WHISKED UP TO HEAVEN WITH THEIR BODIES INTACT IN THE HOLY 0RGASM THEY CALL THE “RAPTURE”. NOBODY HAS EVER EXPLAINED TO THE OTHER 99% OF CHRISTIANITY HOW THESE FUNDAMENTALISTS WHACK-A-MOLES CAN BELIEVE THAT JESUS OR HIS DAD WOULD EVER SUPPORT SUCH FANTASIES OR THE CRIMES SUPPORTED BY PSEUDO-CHRISTIAN ZIONISTS.

        2) A MAJOR IN THE US ARMY FROM “CIVIL AFFAIRS”. BABY-BOOMERS MIGHT RECALL THAT “CIVIL AFFAIRS” WAS PROMINENT IN THE “PHOENIX PROGRAM” IN VIETNAM……..THOSE WONDERFUL FOLKS WHO TOLD THE VIETNAMESE PEOPLE, “LOVE AMERICA OR WE’LL NAPALM YOUR VILLAGE.” WHERRY HAS ALSO BRAGGED ABOUT HELPING TO TRAIN THE STATE TERRORISTS OF UGANDA.

        3) A “GAY” PREDATOR THAT BOUGHT A BOY FROM THE PHILIPPINE SLUMS TO USE AS HIS SXX TOY. PRESUMABLY, THIS BOY HAS PAPERS CLAIMING THAT HE IS OF AGE. BUT, HE COULD PASS FOR A JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL KID AND YOU CAN HAVE A BIRTH CERTIFICATE MADE IN THE PHILIPPINES FOR $100..
        Below is James Wherry’s comment to his local paper on the occasion of his “marriage” to ayoung Filipino BOY that wherry purchased…………….
        “”I’m very happy about it,” James Wherry said. “Marriage is the bedrock of our society. I hope that same-sex couples can rejuvenate and revitalize marriage and give it the respect it is due.””

        https://www.facebook.com/james.wherry.39

        http://www.ledger-enquirer.com/news/local/article29462263.html

        https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vtrbvD22CEQ

        • tapatio
          • tapatio

            CONTRARY TO THE LIES OF JAMES WHERRY, THIS NEWS STORY HAS EVERYTHING TO DO WITH THE, PREDOMINANTLY JEWISH, BANKS AND OIL COMPANIES THAT CONTROL THE US GOVERNMENT.

            EVIDENCE THAT THE TERRORIST ATTACKS ON SYRIA AND OTHER COUNTRIES IS THE WORK OF WASHINGTON AND ITS JEWISH MASTERS.

            THE FALSE-FLAG TERRORIST ATTACK OF SEPTEMBER 11, 2001 GAVE WASHINGTON AND ITS BANKSTER/CORPORATE MASTERS THE PUBLIC SUPPORT THEY NEEDED TO……

            1) SPEND TRILLIONS OF TAXPAYER DOLLARS.
            2) WASTE THOUSANDS OF YOUNG AMERICAN LIVES
            3) COMMIT THE HORRENDOUS CRIMES AGAINST HUMANITY

            REQUIRED TO DESTROY SEVERAL COUNTRIES IN THE LAST SIXTEEN YEARS. THEIR ONLY COMPLETE FAILURE IS IRAN AND A PARTIAL FAILURE IN SYRIA..

            Global Warfare: “We’re going to take out 7 countries in 5 years: Iraq, Syria, Lebanon, Libya, Somalia, Sudan & Iran”
            http://www.globalresearch.ca/we-re-going-to-take-out-7-countries-in-5-years-iraq-syria-lebanon-libya-somalia-sudan-iran/5166

            A Clean Break: A New Strategy for Securing the Realm (1996)
            http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/article1438.htm

            “Israel can shape its strategic environment, in cooperation with Turkey and Jordan, by weakening, containing, and even rolling back Syria. This effort can focus on removing Saddam Hussein from power in Iraq — an important Israeli strategic objective in its own right”

            AND

            Rebuilding America’s Defenses: Strategy, Forces and Resources for a New Century (September-2000)
            http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/pdf/RebuildingAmericasDefenses.pdf

            (REMEMBER THAT 9/11 – THE “NEW PEARL HARBOR” – OCCURRED LESS THAN A YEAR AFTER THIS REPORT WAS COMPLETED)

            “Further, the process of transformation, even if it brings revolutionary change, is likely to be a long one, absent some catastrophic and catalyzing event – like a NEW PEARL HARBOR (9/11 was perfect for that purpose). Domestic politics and industrial policy will shape the pace and content of transformation as much as the requirements of current missions.” (p 63)

            AMERICA’S “RASPUTINS” RESPONSIBLE FOR PLANNING THE LAST 15 YEARS OF DEATH – JEWISH ZIONISTS ALL……………

            CLEAN BREAK

            Richard perle

            REBUILDING AMERICA’S DEFENSES

            Paul Wolfowitz
            William Kristol
            Alvin Bernstein
            Eliot Cohen
            David Epstein
            Donald Kagan
            Fred Kagan
            Robert Kagan
            Robert Killebrew
            Steve Rosen
            Gary Schmitt
            Abram Shulsky
            Dov Zakheim

            EVERY ONE OF THE TRAITORS LISTED ABOVE (except Robert Killebrew) IS A JEWISH DUAL ISRAELI/US CITIZEN – YET NEITHER THEY OR ANY OF THEIR ANCESTORS CAME FROM PALESTINE..