Libya has disappeared from Western headlines, even though the situation on the ground is going from bad to worse. How long can the West afford to ignore this disaster? The United States and Europe had a decisive role in overthrowing the Gaddafi regime and are now morally obliged to support the young Libyan democracy in order to make it a success story. The sooner proper measures are undertaken and the more focused they are, the easier it is to push the "ship" in the right direction.
Paper produced within the framework of the IAI-GMF strategic partnership.