"Within Hours"

Ackerman reacts to the Libya news:

NATO has flown AWACS in the airspace near Libya 24/7 for the past nine days, giving it the coalition ample time to identify targets and Gadhafi’s air defenses. Pentagon spokesmen didn’t immediately return an email asking what naval or air assets would move into position to support the no-fly zone. Laura Rozen of Yahoo! writes that air strikes against Libya could begin “within hours.” If so, the U.S. will be waging a third simultaneous war, with an endgame no clearer than the other two.