Trump vetoes measure limiting his war powers in Iran

Trump vetoes measure limiting his war powers in Iran
Trump vetoes measure limiting his war powers in Iran

Washington (AFP) – US President Donald Trump on Wednesday vetoed what he called a “very insulting” congressional resolution seeking to limit his war powers in Iran.In a statement, Trump said he had used his veto because the resolution —  a rare bipartisan rebuke to the president approved in March — was based on “misunderstandings of facts and law.”The measure stemmed from fears among both Trump’s Republicans and Democrats that the White House was stumbling into war with the Islamic republic.In the statement, Trump says Congress misinterpreted his constitutional authority as being limited to …

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