US Senate Passes Bill To Curb Donald Trump's War Powers On Iran
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Bhubaneswar, Feb. 14 -- Washington: US President Donald Trump's ability to wage war on Iran without congressional approval has been limited in a Senate bill passed by his fellow Republicans.
The Iran war powers resolution was approved by a vote of 55-45 - hours after Trump warned that it would make America less safe from Iran, the BBC reported on Thursday.
The House passed a version of the bill in January, after Trump ordered the killing of a top Iranian general.
Trump is expected to veto the bill once it reaches the White House.
On Thursday, eight Republicans bucked the president's party, which has a majority in the Senate, to vote in favour of forcing Trump to consult with Congress before conducting military operations against Iran....
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