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Well, Qaddafi's long term plans certainly became irrelevant. Mission accomplished there. I don't know what happened to the gold, not that anyone would acknowledge having grabbed it. And I suppose the France can now have as much influence in West Africa as it can afford.

"It is not necessary to have hope in order to persevere."
by ARGeezer (ARGeezer a in a circle eurotrib daught com) on Fri Aug 5th, 2016 at 08:26:07 PM EST
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