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For -- cease fire means you cease firing at me that I continue to maneuver and and that's part of the world particularly with somebody like Qaddafi.
A peace agreement cease -- that's -- the end of the game that's this is a lull in the fighting and telling resumes a year from now several years now and cannot be smart you know he's got a check mate move here and his check -- move is that he no us -- OUS French British won't put.
Boots on the ground I don't want to their domestic politics won't -- -- He also announced that they don't want to have civilian casualties so they're not gonna bomb any place where there are civilians so what -- -- due to put this stuff what people are.
So he uses his own people as human shields and so he realizes.
No boots on the ground they're not gonna bomb need to oblivion I'm gonna survive and therefore he'll be able to fight another day I think that.
The best that happens here is some kind of a stalemate.
But what does that mean for us United States who prefer really long time either as peacekeepers.
Between -- and you know the Libyan of the rebels and -- -- -- Or were there and probably in addition we're there as as nation builders building Olympian rebel army and government.
A lot of people have asked me if NATO is running the operation.
Did is NATO us wearing it out right you know this is I hear this cancer often from people who have experience NATO is -- particularly in the -- -- are currently about.
-- -- then the breeders -- all we're -- countries and in our members have all cut back on our military is significantly.
The Germans for example they're members of -- but they're not in on -- -- They've they've would abstain from what they've withdrawn from a failing that it cramps when asked what France is let him in good Arab the Arabic they don't have the assets that we have.
And so what shall see militarily -- -- like one day.
Bring -- stubby another day we're someplace else and what they'll -- a little back and forth and that's because there is no effective rebel army.
When we NATO -- we US -- if it's sort of pulls a halt to everything when we stop bombing in Qaddafi -- guys go looking for the rebel army.
I I was so intrigued by something that general Jack Keane told me -- -- Sunday that I pulled it because I wanted to get your reaction to it when I asked him.
What his impression was about how it was going and NATO's.
Operation at this point can I play that hope please I'd love to have -- respond.
Clearly what we have been -- were heading -- some kind of a stalemate I think it's quite outrageous.
That NATO with all of its might all of its power.
Could be brought to a stalemate by a third rate military.
-- has a couple of effective brigades sent Gadhafi yes this is -- for the mentally not handled properly.
I said dad -- -- as usual look.
Can Duffy thinks of himself as the Libyan Lawrence of Arabia he is well I mean this this is his dream that he gets to.
Rally the Libyan.
-- you know tribes to defeat the in crusader invaders so he's not going anywhere any time soon.
Many certainly not going with the willingly and by the United States going -- with president Obama saying because nothing's got to go.
Secretary Clinton just yesterday -- our goal -- to get rid of Qaddafi.
And yet our military mission as some how to protect -- slaughtered -- and you have all the time has come out innocence that he slaughtered.
Why would we stop short I'm just asking on -- by people who have asked me.
From going in there and in the first 48 hours of this Bryant having our Intel work with our.
Whoever they are.
You go in there and just get.
It's really have we try -- it's illegal Hannah and I talk to their firmer and head of the CIA general Hayden last week about that.
And said well okay I know we can't do -- we don't assassinate.
For really assassinate hopefully capture.
We know we don't do that we just started -- I mean there there's legislation and they're very presidential agreements not to do that if we -- declared war on -- which we did not do if we had some kind of congressional resolution.
Like we did with Iraq and Afghanistan now that we could go find him like we did with Saddam Hussein.
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