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DEBKA: Foreign Special Forces Behind Tripoli Showdown ~ link ~ My guess is that not only did NATO Special Forces direct the Drive on Tripoli but Western powers made financial arrangements with a number of tribes, once Gaddafi began to show weakness, to bribe them into changing sides. This totally fits in with Arab culture. The tribe is more important than the nation-state and this is how tribes have always operated. Stirling
Eager to control the country’s vast oil resources and its 144 tons of gold bullion, a plan to send in troops would represent a complete violation of the UN’s own resolution authorizing military intervention, unless of course the soldiers were labeled “peacekeepers” and inserted under humanitarian cover.
Kucinich denounced NATO for exceeding the UN Security Council resolution which mandated a no-fly zone over Libya to protect civilians, stating that the real aim of attacks were “regime change.” If NATO commanders do not stand justice, we will see the victory of “a new international gangsterism,” the lawmaker said. Kucinich has expressed opposition to the involvement of NATO and the United States in the Libya conflict.
UN Security Council members including Russia, China, Brazil, India and South Africa have also criticized the Western military alliance, saying NATO has gone beyond the UN mandate.