Obama's Mythical Retreat from Military Force

Hart, Peter
August 2014
Foreign Policy in Focus;8/7/2014, p2
The author refutes claims by some media analysts that American military power has been declining globally during the administration of U.S. President Barack Obama. Topics discussed include a U.S.-led military intervention to oust Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi, drone wars held in Pakistan and Yemen, and polls showing that the U.S. public does not want more involvement in places such as Iraq and Ukraine. The lack of peace and diplomacy advocates in media debates is also mentioned.


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