Indeed. Thing is, that's what WOULD be effective. A child can use a Stinger. And it will take down a Mirage or a MiG-25 easily (let alone a chopper). Same goes for an AK, especially good at dealing with other people using AK's.
They would have their own revolution, and the west wouldn't be seen as imperialists (which ANY air strike might easily do). Problem is that there are some elements in Libya that probably shouldn't have their own Stingers...
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