Today, the White House is sending a proposed draft of an Islamic State-specific authorization for the use of military force (AUMF) to Congress. Expect more on this in the days to come, but we’ve included the text of the proposed AUMF, as well as the President’s letter to lawmakers below.
Join the conversation on Facebook
The discussion continues on our Facebook page, where we invite questions and comments to promote lively discourse.
Just Security Facebook page »
What to read next
This month, Saudi-led coalition forces recommenced airstrikes on Sanaa, the capital of Yemen, targeting the forces of Ansar Allah (known as the Houthis), after peace talks that began back in April broke down.… continue »