RESOLUTION - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/RESOLUTION News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Arab League united against Islamic State http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58389404-68/group-islamic-state-arab.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58389404-68/group-islamic-state-arab.html.csp">Arab League united against Islamic State</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SARAH EL DEEB </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and SINAN SALAHEDDIN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-08T19:40:08.345-06:00">Updated Sep 8, 2014 07:40PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cairo • The Arab League called Monday for its members to combat the Islamic State group, but stopped short of offering any specifics ahead of a speech by U.S. President Barack Obama outlining America’s strategy for challenging the extremists. The League’s resolution does not explicitly back an expanded American military operation targeting the group holding wide swathes of Iraq and Syria. It leaves room, however, for it to work with whatever approach Obama lays out during his planned speech Wed...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583894042014-09-08T19:40:08.345-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-08T19:40:08.345-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58389404@www.sltrib.com Mon, 08 Sep 2014 19:40:08 MDT 50 years on, fateful Vietnam resolution resonates http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58279011-68/johnson-vietnam-war-tonkin.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58279011-68/johnson-vietnam-war-tonkin.html.csp">50 years on, fateful Vietnam resolution resonates</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By HILLEL ITALIE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP National Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-09T11:24:37.708-06:00">Updated Aug 9, 2014 11:24AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A dubious threat to U.S. interests. A swift vote in Congress for broad presidential war powers in response. A long, costly and bitterly debated war. Fifty years ago Sunday, reacting to reports of a U.S. Navy encounter with enemy warships in the Gulf of Tonkin off Vietnam — reports long since discredited — President Lyndon Johnson signed a resolution passed overwhelmingly by Congress that historians call the crucial catalyst for deep American involvement in the Vietnam War. Many also see it as a ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582790112014-08-09T11:24:37.708-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-09T11:24:37.708-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58279011@www.sltrib.com Sat, 09 Aug 2014 11:24:37 MDT House panel condemns Obama for prisoner swap http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58238560-68/bergdahl-taliban-obama-swap.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58238560-68/bergdahl-taliban-obama-swap.html.csp">House panel condemns Obama for prisoner swap</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DONNA CASSATA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-29T17:58:02.346-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 05:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • A bitterly divided House panel on Tuesday voted to condemn President Barack Obama for the swap of five Taliban leaders for Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who was held prisoner in Afghanistan for five years. The Republican-led Armed Services Committee backed a nonbinding resolution that disapproves of the exchange and faults Obama for failing to notify Congress 30 days in advance of the swap, as required by law. The vote was 34-25 with two Democrats — Reps. Tulsi Gabbard of Hawaii and Mik...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582385602014-07-29T17:58:02.346-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-29T17:58:02.346-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58238560@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 17:58:02 MDT