National Security

June 12, 2015 6:00 AM

Obama’s legal rationale for war against Islamic State secret and ‘very thin’

As U.S. military operations against the Islamic State approach the one-year mark, the White House has failed to give Congress and the public a comprehensive written analysis setting out the legal powers that President Barack Obama is using to put U.S. personnel in harm’s way in Iraq and Syria.

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