The AUMF we’re operating under now passed the week after September 11 … No amount of creative lawyering, in my view, can stretch it to cover intervention in Syria. — US Senator Angus King (I-ME)

To initiate a war of aggression, therefore, is not only an international crime; it is the supreme international crime differing only from other war crimes in that it contains within itself the accumulated evil of the whole. — Robert H. Jackson, chief US prosecutor at the Nuremberg Tribunal

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