Absolutely. But Gaddafi renounced terrorism and was no longer a problem for the US.<quoted text>Yeah, right, "friendly government"? The Quadhafi regime was public enemy #1 for Ronald Reagan's war on terror. You don't remember or care about Pan Am Flight 103 blown up over Lockerbie, Scotland by Quadhafi's Libyan terrorist murderers.
Sure, Gaddafi was a bad guy, but a tamed tiger.
Now we have a radical Islamist government that murders Americans while Obama...where was Obama?