Momentum builds as the Gulf Cooperation Council requests the U.N. Security Council approve a...

|By:, SA News Editor

Momentum builds as the Gulf Cooperation Council requests the U.N. Security Council approve a no-fly zone over Libya. Russia, which could veto the proposal, has expressed reservations, as has Defense Secretary Gates, who says the resolution is a declaration of war, since a military attack on Libya's air defenses would be necessary first.