Strikes in Libya: where was Obama?

08/27/2014 12:08 AM

08/27/2014 11:46 AM

Re "UN envoy opposes foreign intervention in Libya" (Page A1, Aug. 26): According to an article on the front page of The Bee, Egypt and the United Arab Emirates launched secret air attacks agaisnt Islamic radicals in Libya without informing Washington, catching the Obama administration totally by surprise.

Well, the president has consistently championed the concept of leading from behind. Is totally out of the loop far enough behind for you, Mr. Obama?

-- George Alger, Placerville

Editor's Choice Videos

 

Join the Discussion

The Sacramento Bee is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere on the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Terms of Service