"The same western leaders who happily armed and did business with the Gaddafi regime until a fortnight ago have now slapped sanctions on the discarded autocrat and blithely referred him to the international criminal court the United States won't recognise.
While American and British politicians have ramped up talk of a no-fly zone, US warships have been sent to the Mediterranean, a stockpile of chemical weapons has been duly discovered, special forces have been in action, Italy has ditched a non-aggression treaty with Tripoli and a full-scale western military intervention in yet another Arab country is suddenly a serious prospect".
|'Evacuation ship' USS Kearsarge on its way|
Also from the Indy News page, what's the best type of ship to evacuate people? A ferry or liner? No of course not. Canadian warship sails towards Libya
Libya: Media manipulation
Incisive article on war preparations - US Intensifies Military Operations In Libya