According to him, the U.S. convinced the Libyan people, "inspires people in Tehran, Damascus and even in Beijing and Moscow. They encourage and inspire the world. "
For John McCain, this is the second visit to the Libyan government this year. In April, Senator visited Benghazi, the stronghold of the Libyan rebels. During the first visit of its own Republican expressed support for the Libyan opposition and invited the United States to recognize the rebel National Transitional Council (this was made in July 2011 years).
As reported by Associated Press, in the course of the trip, John McCain, who arrived with him and Senate Republicans Mark Kirk, Lindsey Graham and Marco Rubio met with the Chairman of the National Transitional Council, Mustafa Abdel Jalil and other senior leaders of the new government of Libya.
Earlier, the head of visits Tripoli visited such countries as France, England and Turkey. World Society for the most part recognized the power of the Libyan rebels, and in the middle of September 2011 NPS Libya had the opportunity to represent the government at the UN.
It should be noted that McCain has long been the alternate opponent RF and other "enemies" of the United States. He even called the "main Russophobe America." In 2003 he stated that he does not share our homeland South American "core values" and therefore can not be a partner and friend of the U.S., risking "their their behavior to put yourself in the category of enemies" of America. In 2005, he and Senator Joseph Lieberman introduced into the Senate draft resolution, the requirement to exclude the Russian Federation from the "big eight". In the same year, along with Senator McCain, Hillary Clinton put forward the candidacy of Viktor Yushchenko and Misha Saakashvili for the Nobel Peace Prize. In 2007, McCain lobbied for Georgia and Ukraine to the North Atlantic Alliance.
In August of 2008, when our country (after anger against Tskhinvali Tbilisi) has recognized the independence of South Ossetia and Abkhazia, McCain urged recognize independence of Chechnya and the North Caucasus.
In August 2011, McCain has already made a statement similar to today, he said that the action in Libya should be a warning to management of. According to him, Gaddafi followed favorite Bashar al-Assad, while China and Russia hectic and people want freedom.
In the near future, Western politicians — South American, French, British, very unrestrained tongue. Threaten Syria, Iran, the "black mark" sent to China, Russia, Pakistan and other countries that retain some autonomy. Time to have powers of Eurasia conceive of another NATO military-political alliance.