Thursday, March 24, 2011

White House officials are referring to the war in Libya not as a war but as a "kinetic military action."

Headlines on Drudge:
Libya Op: Lowest Approval of Any GALLUP-Polled Military Action... - gallup
Mission 'clouded by confusion'... - AP
Dems Not Buying... - politico
White House: Days, not weeks... - trust.org
France: Weeks, not days... - news.yahoo
Dem Rep: Obama told me US would be 'in and out' of Libya... - realclearpolitics
"Everything that the President has indicated to me is that we expect to be 'in and out' very quickly. The reason why we started is because we have the technology that the other countries don't have but after the first week or so we're expecting the British, the French and the other NATO countries to really take over for us," Rep. Engel Rep. Eliot Engel (D-NY) told ABC News' "Top Line" program.
Engel said that President Obama needs to address the nation on Libya. Engel says Obama also needs to talk to Congress if the operation in Libya "lasted a few weeks."
Pentagon: US likely to continue combat in Libya... - AP
Obama: No U.S. Forces on the Ground in Libya… Except For Those Guys. - nationalreview
Libya: Nearly 100 civilians died in air strikes...