Directing the President, pursuant to section 5(c) of the War Powers Resolution, to remove the United States Armed Forces from Pakistan.
Resolved by the House of Representatives (the Senate concurring),
SECTION 1. REMOVAL OF UNITED STATES ARMED FORCES FROM PAKISTAN.
Pursuant to section 5(c) of the War Powers Resolution (50 U.S.C. 1544(c)), Congress directs the President to remove the United States Armed Forces from Pakistan--
(1) by no later than the end of the period of 30 days beginning on the day on which this concurrent resolution is adopted; or
(2) if the President determines that it is not safe to remove the United States Armed Forces before the end of that period, by no later than December 31, 2010, or such earlier date as the President determines that the Armed Forces can safely be removed.
Originally posted by thisguyrighthere
It's like some death eating vampire.
Originally posted by ~Lucidity
Now wait a second.
Yes, they just passed a bill not to remove troops from Afghanistan, but nowhere is it written that they support expansion. Rejecting a proposal in no way implies that anyone supports expansion. I'd work on that headline.
Originally posted by ablue07
Were looking more and more like the Roman empire in it's decline just before the FALL.
Originally posted by elcapitano75
Just wait until people stop signing up to volunteer for the military. Ohhhh.. we're in for a treat then!
ISLAMABAD - The approval given to the United States Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) by the administration of President Barack Obama to expand drone strikes in Pakistan's tribal regions is on face value a declaration of war by the US inside Pakistan. The move comes at a time when Pakistan is trying to win some breathing space to delay an all-out operation in North Waziristan, home to powerful militant groups and an al-Qaeda headquarters.