Sullivan runs down those in favor and against establishing a “No Fly Zone” (aka aligning US forces with rebel forces in the Libyan civil war by bombing Libyan military planes on the ground). Hitchens “pro” argument:
Hitchens is still itching for intervention:
The Arab League has now itself broken with decades of torpor, declared the Qaddafi regime illegitimate, and called for the imposition of a no-fly zone. This unprecedented resolution, which is not contradicted by any measurable pro-Qaddafi opinion in the legendary “Arab street,” seems to draw much of the sting from the realist concern about regional opinion.