Amr Moussa, the departing secretary general of the Arab League who has declared his candidacy for the presidency of Egypt, was interviewed on Monday in Cairo by Raghida Dergham, columnist and senior diplomatic correspondent for the London-based Al Hayat. Following are excerpts from that interview:
Raghida Dergham: Is this an open-ended military operation in Libya, whatever it takes?
Amr Moussa: Of course not, of course not. There is a resolution, 1973, of the Security Council that determines the mission and the goal. The goal is to protect the civilian lives, and once the goal is achieved, especially through a cease-fire and observers to the cease-fire are put in place, the mission will come to an end.… Seguir leyendo »