Neither of these sync exactly with the top stated goals of American intervention advocates.
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Instead they are protracted, intractable conflicts worsened by our intervention.
early 15c., "intercession, intercessory prayer," from Middle French intervention or directly from Late Latin interventionem (nominative interventio) "an interposing," noun of action from past participle stem of Latin intervenire "to come between, interrupt," from inter- "between" (see inter-) + venire "come" (see venue).
intervention in·ter·ven·tion (ĭn'tər-věn'shən)
Interference so as to modify a process or situation.