Can NATO Agree on the Next Phase for Libya Operations?
With the first use - in anger - of Eurofighter Typhoon aircraft over Libya, and the imminent handing over of control by the US to NATO commanders, the Libyan No Fly Zone, though less than a week old, is entering a new phase. Heavy bombardment has so far eliminated the vast majority of the country’s air defence networks, but all reports indicated that government ground forces are still on the move, and still attacking democratic rebel forces where they can.
Decisions must soon be made...
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