In transferring command and control to NATO, the U.S. is turning the reins over to an organization dominated by the U.S., both militarily and politically. In essence, the U.S. runs the show that is taking over running the show.
And the rapid advance of rebels in recent days strongly suggests they are not merely benefiting from military aid in a defensive crouch, but rather using the multinational force in some fashion — coordinated or not — to advance an offensive.
- (By Ed Morrissey, Hot Air) - Reports: Libyan rebels retreating in disarray
- (By Byron York, Washington Examiner) - Admiral: U.S. studying Libyan rebels -- after going to war on their behalf