EU's role in supporting change in Libya: Motives and gains expected

Abstract

This research deals with the European Union role in supporting the Libyan people in its call for Gaddafi to give up authority, and it is desire for a new political system. The European countries found that its interests require it to support the demands of the Libyan people, and to provide military support for Libyan rebels in their fight against the Gaddafi regime. As the European countries, hopes to strengthen its influence and expand its interests in Libya after the fall of the Gaddafi regime.Therefor theEuropean military force intervention was within NATO to achieve the objectives of the European and ensure unexpected gains in Libya after Gaddafi.