The United Nations has approved a no-fly zone over Libya and British and French planes may begin attacking Gaddafi's forces tonight or tomorrow. Have at it, French and Brits.
Meanwhile, Egypt continues sending weapons and ammunition to the Libyan rebels. Are the rebels our friends? Probably not, but no one knows for sure. I can see no benefit in intervention except on humanitarian grounds, i.e. to prevent the slaughter of innocents; however, what is a limited operation today may very well grow into another full-fledged war. Color me unenthusiastic.
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