Now we know. 'Kinetic Military Action' is when the US invades a country to protect it's oil interests and claims it's protecting innocent civiliuans.
Orwell Rolls In His Grave: White House: Libya fight is not war, it’s ‘kinetic military action’
In a briefing on board Air Force One Wednesday, deputy national security adviser Ben Rhodes took a crack at an answer.
“I think what we are doing is enforcing a resolution that has a very clear set of goals, which is protecting the Libyan people, averting a humanitarian crisis, and setting up a no-fly zone,” Rhodes said. “Obviously that involves kinetic military action, particularly on the front end.”
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