Hmmm, wasn’t this supposed to only last a “few days”?
They say that the first casualty of war is the truth. We are still waiting for Obama to speak anything remotely resembling the truth. He said this would be be an operation lasting “only a few days”, but here we are over a week later having spent almost 1 BILLION DOLLARS, and having committed the 22nd Marines, and the Air Force. Welcome to War #3…
“The Obama administration has sent teams of CIA operatives into Libya in a rush to gather intelligence on the identities and capabilities of rebel forces opposed to Libyan leader Moammar Gaddafi, according to U.S. officials.
The information has become more crucial as the administration and its coalition partners move closer to providing direct military aid or guidance to the disorganized and beleaguered rebel army.
Although the administration has pledged that no U.S. ground troops will be deployed to Libya, officials said Wednesday that President Obama has issued a secret finding that would authorize the CIA to carry out a clandestine effort to provide arms and other support to Libyan opposition groups.
The officials, who spoke on the condition of anonymity, insisted that no decision has been made.” source – Washington Post