At a news conference on Wednesday, Sanders argued: "We believe that, as Congress has not declared war or authorized military force in this conflict, the USA involvement in Yemen is unconstitutional and unauthorized".
The provision allows any US senator to introduce a resolution to withdraw from a conflict that has not been authorized by Congress.
"Many Americans are also not aware that United States forces have been actively involved in support of the Saudis in this war, providing intelligence and aerial refuelling of planes, whose bombs have killed thousands of people and made this crisis far worse".
"Every 10 minutes, a child under the age of five dies of preventable causes in Yemen", Sanders noted on Twitter.
USA support for the Saudi-led war in Yemen is under scrutiny from an anti-establishment coalition of conservative and progressive lawmakers led by Sens. Overall, more than 10,000 civilians have died and more than 40,000 have been injured over the course of this war.
Lee said lawmakers must address the use of military force "conflict by conflict", instead of a broad new bill.
Under the United States constitution, the president can not declare war without the approval of Congress.
Under the War Powers Resolution of 1973, the assignment of a member of the United States Armed Forces to "command, coordinate, participate in the movement of, or accompany" another country's military during a war constitutes the introduction of U.S. Armed Forces into a conflict.
White insisted she is confident there's some sort of authorization for the war, but also said she didn't want to comment specifically on the legislation itself. "The time is long overdue for Congress to reassert its constitutional authority", Sanders said in a television address on Wednesday. "That law guarantees a vote on the Senate floor within days".
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) called out the administration of President Donald Trump on Wednesday for its continued participation in the brutal war being waged in Yemen.
"It can authorise - or decline to authorise - military engagement and define U.S. national interests", Lee said.
The United Nations has said the almost three-year civil war has created one of the worst manmade humanitarian disasters, as millions of Yemenis have been displaced and the population faces starvation with aid agencies struggling to supply assistance.
"For three years the United States and Saudi Arabia have been waging a secretive war, triggering the worst humanitarian crisis in the world", said Ruffalo in a video posted to his various social media platforms. Ro Khanna (D-Calif.) and Mark Pocan (D-Wis.), Thomas Massie (R-Ky.) and Walter Jones (R-N.C.), has 50 cosponsors in the House.
It could very well be that Lesnar opted not to come to Raw as part of hardline negotiating tactics with WWE . He stuck around in the WWE , which had given him permission to fight for the UFC once more at UFC 200.
Kushner's company, which he left to take his position in the White House previous year , is also being investigated by the U.S. Kushner's firm has sought investments from the Chinese insurer Anbang and from the former prime minister of Qatar.
It received 11 votes in favor, two against - Russian Federation and Bolivia - while China and Kazakhstan abstained . Britain drafted the failed U.N. resolution in consultation with the United States and France.
Marsh went on to 60 not out at lunch after having survived a low caught and bowled chance to Rabada when he was on 42. And Starc's late rampage ensured Australia should take a 1-0 lead in the much-anticipated four-Test series.
Thakkar of PPFAS MF said the drawdown reference was more in relation to the leverage that people undertake while acquiring stocks. His latest newsletter reports that Berkshire's net earnings a year ago rose from US$24.07 billion to US$44.94 billion.
FTSE 100 Index is slipping 49.84 points or 0.69 percent and the Swiss Market Index is declining 78.41 points or 0.88 percent. Gold prices fell 0.07 per cent to Dollars 1,316.80 an ounce and silver by 0.37 per cent to USD 16.32 an ounce in Singapore.
Apple launched the 10th anniversary iPhone X at its September event previous year , billing it as the 'future of the smartphone '. But he doesn't think it will have a measurable impact on demand because many consumers will want the bigger model.
When she looked up at the scoreboard and saw the time, she froze. "Yeah, you'll have to get used to it", she said with a laugh. He was followed by Russian athlete Alexander Bolshunov , who ended 18.7 seconds behind.
I would not allow that the residents of Jerusalem would close this debt, " Barkat said as cited by the Jerusalem Post . But the Church remained closed as pilgrims from throughout the world approached to find the doors bolted closed.
LL Bean bans sales of guns or ammo to anyone under 21
Walmart, the largest seller of guns in the U.S. , said it would remove items from its website that resembled assault-style rifles. Two weeks ago, a gunman killed 17 people, majority teenagers, in Parkland, Fla., with an AR-15 that was legally purchased .
Oil up on strong demand, Saudi comments
London Brent crude slipped 3 cents to $67.28 a barrel, after climbing nearly 4 percent last week. Consider this: in January 2017, US crude oil production mounted to 8.82 million barrels per day.
Thursday forecast: Sunny and seasonal
After a soggy start to our Thursday , a passing cold front has pushed most of the wet weather off to our east. The rain chances are up on both days, and so it's best to be prepared for some rain and have your umbrella.
Asus launches iPhone X clone ZenFone 5 - complete with notch
Asus also introduced a new feature called Zenmoji, and as the name itself suggests, it's a rip off to iPhone X's Animoji feature. This variant has the 12MP Sony IMX363 sensor with 1.4µm pixel size and the other 12MP sensor is a 120-degree wide-angle camera.