The Constitution and Chapter VII of the United Nations Charter
American Journal of International Law, Vol. 85, No. 74, 1991
16 Pages Posted: 26 Mar 2011
Date Written: March 21, 1991
A resolution of the UN Security Council authorizing the use of force cannot substitute for congressional approval under the United States Constitution or the War Powers Resolution.
Keywords: Declaration of war, Security Council, faithful execution, delegation, Congress, President
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