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Netherlands extends involvement in Libya mission
Sacramento Bee ^ | Friday, Jun. 10, 2011 | Associated Press

Posted on 06/11/2011 7:34:48 PM PDT by SunkenCiv

The Dutch government has extended its forces' role in the NATO campaign of air strikes in Libya until the end of the three month extension the alliance recently announced and will contribute a handful of new staff.

(Excerpt) Read more at sacbee.com ...


TOPICS: Foreign Affairs; Germany; United Kingdom
KEYWORDS: europeanunion; france; germany; holland; libya; nato; netherlands; unitedkingdom
Wooden shoe do the same?

1 posted on 06/11/2011 7:34:55 PM PDT by SunkenCiv
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To: AdmSmith; AnonymousConservative; Berosus; bigheadfred; Bockscar; ColdOne; Convert from ECUSA; ...

Must be weird flying a trainer below sealevel. /jk


2 posted on 06/11/2011 7:36:45 PM PDT by SunkenCiv (Thanks Cincinna for this link -- http://www.friendsofitamar.org)
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To: SunkenCiv
will contribute a handful of new staff.

How many will that make? Ten?

3 posted on 06/11/2011 7:49:06 PM PDT by Cicero (Marcus Tullius)
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To: SunkenCiv

I can understand our Islamic commander and chief there but why are European countries there? is it ONLY about the flow of oil?


4 posted on 06/12/2011 11:31:48 AM PDT by Steve Van Doorn (*in my best Eric cartman voice* 'I love you guys')
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To: Steve Van Doorn

In the case of the Dutch gov’t, it’s a squirt of lemon juice in the eye of Geert Wilders and his supporters.


5 posted on 06/12/2011 12:31:20 PM PDT by SunkenCiv (Thanks Cincinna for this link -- http://www.friendsofitamar.org)
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To: Cicero

Well ya see, desert fighting is ideal, because the wooden shoes don’t make the usual noise.


6 posted on 06/12/2011 12:34:10 PM PDT by SunkenCiv (Thanks Cincinna for this link -- http://www.friendsofitamar.org)
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To: SunkenCiv

it is hard to believe libs would get good men killed to squirt lemon juice at Geert Wilders but I believe it.


7 posted on 06/12/2011 1:25:22 PM PDT by Steve Van Doorn (*in my best Eric cartman voice* 'I love you guys')
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