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Senate To Vote On Measure Regarding President Trump's War Authority

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President Donald Trump presents the Medal of Honor to retired Army Staff Sgt. David Bellavia in the East Room of the White House on Tuesday. Bellavia received the award for conspicuous gallantry while serving in support of Operation Phantom Fury in Fallujah, Iraq in 2004. Alex Brandon/AP hide caption

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Medal Of Honor Awarded To Iraq War Veteran

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First Living Veteran Of Iraq War To Receive Medal Of Honor

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Iran Response: Trump Falls Into History Of Long-Fraught Decision-Making

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U.S. Considered Military Airstrikes Against Iran

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Tensions With Iran Unlikely To Lead To Repeat Of 'Tanker War'

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Partisanship Could Play A Role In This Year's Defense Budget

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Senators Aim To Block Trump's $8 Billion Arm Sales To Saudi Arabia, UAE, Jordan

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Selective Service Registration Comes Under Fire Again

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Trump Administration Announces Measures Aimed At Ending Maduro's Rule In Venezuela

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U.S.-Turkey Rift Centers On Russian Missile Defense System

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WikiLeaks Disclosures Affected U.S. Diplomacy And National Security

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President Trump listens as NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg speaks during a meeting in the Oval Office of the White House on Tuesday. Evan Vucci/AP hide caption

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5 Dark Clouds Hanging Over NATO's 70th Anniversary

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