Kerry asks Congress for war powers to strike Daesh

March 11, 2015 6:14 PM

4 0

Kerry asks Congress for war powers to strike Daesh

Kerry, Ashton Carter and General Martin Dempsey, called for a united vote in favour of a new authorisation for use of military force (AUMF) to take on Daesh.

Washington - Secretary of State John Kerry urged lawmakers on Wednesday to give President Barack Obama updated war powers to go after militants at “a pivotal hour” in the battle against them.

Read more

To category page

Loading...