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Video Clip: Speaker Ryan: Existing Authorization for Use of Military Force (AUMF) Gives President Authority to Act on Syria


House Speaker Paul Ryan says the president doesn't need a new Authorization for Use of Military Force (AUMF) to take military action against Syria following last weekend's chemical attack on civilians in Douma, and says he doesn't want to tie the hands of the military leaders as they prepare options for the president.

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  • Authorization For Use Of Military Force
  • Dithering
  • House Of Representatives
  • International Community
  • Military
  • President
  • Syria

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