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United States Strikes Libya

The United States, in concert with European air strikes, launched missiles into Libya today in an effort to enforce the United Nations no-fly zone and protect civilians from the regime of Muammar Gadaffi. Here is President Obama’s statement on the strikes, codenamed Operation Odyssey Dawn.

Gavon Laessig is a deputy news director and front page editor for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York.
 
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