Who's in charge? Germans pull forces out of NATO as Libyan coalition falls apart

Townhall.com Staff
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Posted: Mar 23, 2011 11:07 AM

Deep divisions between allied forces currently bombing Libya worsened today as the German military announced it was pulling forces out of NATO over continued disagreement on who will lead the campaign.

A German military spokesman said it was recalling two frigates and AWACS surveillance plane crews from the Mediterranean, after fears they would be drawn into the conflict if NATO takes over control from the U.S.