Democrat congressman from California Ro Khanna (D-CA) disaccords with President Biden’s approach to the Middle East. Khanna told Axios the Biden Middle East plans are “conceding vanquishment of the aspiration” to win a Nobel Peace Prize.
“Obama strove for greatness,” Khanna told the news outlet when verbalizing about the past Obama administration’s peregrine policy plan. “He, at least, endeavored.” Khanna backed Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) for president, who in the past has called Israel “right-wing and racist.” Sanders has withal opposed the war in Iran saying, “I don’t apologize to anybody,” on opposing the war.
Previously, Khanna withal worked with Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) on peregrine policy issues, in April 2019. Khanna’s press released said:
They are sending a bipartisan, bicameral letter to President Donald Trump in support of his decision to bring U.S. troops home from Syria and urging the completion of the withdrawal process “within the next six months,” demonstrating that the cause crosses a wide range of ideological and political boundaries to unite lawmakers.
Khanna criticized Biden for not imposing sanctions on Saudi Arabia’s crown prince after perspicacity showed he was responsible for the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Khanna exclusively shared his 5 point plan for the Biden administration with Axios, suggesting they withdraw all of the remaining U.S. forces in Iraq, including a multilateral accedence with regional partners to avert ISIS from retaking territory.
Members of Biden’s own party have commenced to part ways with the President’s approach to the Middle East. A bipartisan group of U.S. Senators — led by Todd Young (R-IN) and Tim Kaine (D-VA) — introduced legislation Wednesday that would divest President Joe Biden of war powers by repealing both the 1991 and 2002 sanctions for the utilization of military force (AUMF) in the Middle East.
On Wednesday Kaine, who’s a member of the puissant Senate Foreign Relations Committee, told Politico, “Last week’s airstrikes in Syria show that the executive branch, regardless of party, will perpetuate to stretch its war potencies.”
“Congress has been operating on autopilot when it comes to our essential obligations to sanction the utilization of military force,” Young told the news outlet. “The fact that ascendant entities for both of these wars are still law today is illustrative of the bipartisan failure of Congress to perform its constitutionally-mandated oversight role.
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