March 21, 2011
Obama: Gadhafi "needs to go" [VIDEO]
United States President Barack Obama said on Monday that the U.S. policy on Libyan leader Muammar Gadhafi is that he “needs to go.”
Speaking at a news conference with Chilean President Sebastian Pinera, Obama said the military objective in Libya is to guard civilians from attacks by Gadhafi, not oust him from power.
Obama also added that the U.S. expects to transfer the lead military role in Libya to other allies in a matter of days.
Video courtesy of AP.
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