December 11, 2014

Senate committee votes to authorize fight against Islamic State

By Richard Fontaine

Source: Los Angeles Times

Journalist(s) Paul Richter

The Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Thursday narrowly approved the first formal authorization for the Obama administration's 5-month-old military campaign against Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria.

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    Richard Fontaine is the President of the Center for a New American Security (CNAS). He served as a Senior Advisor and Senior Fellow at CNAS from 2009-2012 and previously as fo...