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Should one man decide on war? Labor declares inquiry into War Powers reform – Michael West

Richard Marles addresses the troops. War Powers Reform

One man makes the decision to send Australian troops off to war; no matter how futile, how distant, or how relevant the war. That man is now Prime Minister Anthony Albanese. Earlier this year it was Scott Morrison. In the US and the UK, it is Congress and Parliament respectively which make this fateful decision.

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