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eridani Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Mar-01-11 09:35 PM
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16. Libyans are fine with a no-fly zone
They don't want an invasion or bombings, however "smart."
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  -Libya is United in Popular Revolution Please No Western Military Intervention Better Believe It  Mar-01-11 06:46 PM   #0 
  - this is how it should go down not to europe /usa war game plan  lunasun   Mar-01-11 06:58 PM   #1 
  - A "No Fly" Zone IS Military Intervention  AndyTiedye   Mar-01-11 07:27 PM   #2 
  - They mean "no intervention" as tanks on the ground and bombing without the authority...  joshcryer   Mar-02-11 07:36 AM   #25 
     - Still Gets Messy When They Need to Take Out the AA Batteries, or When Planes Get Shot Down  AndyTiedye   Mar-02-11 12:08 PM   #28 
  - So do we just stand by and let a humanitarian disaster happen?  roamer65   Mar-01-11 07:40 PM   #3 
  - YES! Should the "west" carry out a military action opposed by the people of Libya?  Better Believe It   Mar-01-11 08:15 PM   #4 
  - If the Libyans prefer to do it themselves, then we should leave them  Thunderstruck   Mar-01-11 08:39 PM   #9 
  - They do want to do it themselves, but they have not ruled out airstrikes and no-fly-zones.  joshcryer   Mar-02-11 07:37 AM   #26 
  - If Darfur in the Sudan had any oil production going we could have saved them too, eh  Baclava   Mar-01-11 09:17 PM   #12 
  - What I'm picking up in Twitter chatter  MedleyMisty   Mar-01-11 08:17 PM   #5 
  - No question. Who's calling for the Marines?  TheKentuckian   Mar-01-11 08:27 PM   #7 
     - The marines are being sent for possible evac operations  jberryhill   Mar-01-11 09:30 PM   #15 
        - The Kearsarge also has a humanitarian relief (medical) capability  pinboy3niner   Mar-01-11 09:36 PM   #17 
        - Maybe that's all that will be needed....let's hope  Baclava   Mar-01-11 10:20 PM   #19 
           - You'd think one of his defecting pilots, instead of ditching...  pinboy3niner   Mar-01-11 10:30 PM   #20 
        - Acknowledged, I was more asking who is calling for an invasion/occupation?  TheKentuckian   Mar-02-11 08:58 AM   #27 
  - You want a 'no-fly' got it  Baclava   Mar-01-11 08:24 PM   #6 
  - Let Gaddafi continue his massacres? I disagree.  robcon   Mar-01-11 08:34 PM   #8 
  - Blowing up SAM sites, anti-aircraft know this means war, right?  Baclava   Mar-01-11 08:55 PM   #10 
  - Libyans are fine with a no-fly zone  eridani   Mar-01-11 09:35 PM   #16 
     - You can't have a no-fly zone without taking out anti-aircraft installations /nt  jberryhill   Mar-02-11 07:27 AM   #22 
     - The Libyans are fine with airstrikes, but no planes can land, and no troops on the ground.  joshcryer   Mar-02-11 07:30 AM   #24 
  - Hopefully this is just posturing.  David__77   Mar-01-11 09:15 PM   #11 
     - Posturing...sabre-rattling ....gunboat diplomacy can usually tell the difference...but now?  Baclava   Mar-01-11 09:23 PM   #13 
     - You're right,  hulka38   Mar-01-11 09:26 PM   #14 
        - Relax - it's just a humanitarian mission  Baclava   Mar-01-11 09:49 PM   #18 
           - It would be a shame  hulka38   Mar-01-11 11:46 PM   #21 
           - Gaddafi is saying that if anyone takes humanitarian aid they are "traitors."  joshcryer   Mar-02-11 07:29 AM   #23 

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