I'm sorry about last night's snapshot. I was really tired. Elaine and I had to go to a party friends of her's were throwing and it was already a long day (for both of us) so I just was wiped out when it was time to blog.
Okay, the Libyan War. Bill Van Auken (WSWS) reports:
Even as fighting continues in Libya, Washington and its NATO allies are preparing to “stabilize” the oil-rich North African country, including through the possible deployment of foreign troops.
Discussions on how to impose order in Libya and resume operations by Western energy corporations have taken place in a flurry of meetings over the past two days involving the US, Britain, France, Italy and the Benghazi-based National Transitional Council (NTC).
A NATO spokesperson in Brussels reported Wednesday that the Western alliance’s governing body had “provided the NATO military authorities with a set of political guidelines for a possible future NATO supporting role in Libya… in support of wider international efforts.”Global Research has posted this video of Mahdi Nazemroaya speaking to Russia TV. He's basically trapped in his hotel. And NATO forces and the 'rebels' are both making noises about doing him and others harm. This is serious and last night, Elaine's whole post was really just quoting this from C.I.'s snapshot:
And that is pretty important. So if you haven't called already, make a point to call tomorrow.
Here's C.I.'s "Iraq snapshot:"