Defying Trump, House Approves Defense Bill with a Veto-Proof Majority
Nearly 15,000 Soldiers from 101st Airborne Division Gathers with Their Units, At Parade, Fort Campbell 2019, Henry Taylor-The Leaf Chronicle.
American Senate on Friday approved the Act that increases payment for American soldiers, modernization of military equipment, and provides more scrutiny before Troops’ withdrawal From Afghanistan and Germany.
Stars and stripes reported 740.5-Billion-Dollars was passed following the US House approved a measure that President Donald Trump .
Trump has 10 days, excluding Sundays to sign the bill into law or issue a veto, and Congress would require again vote on the measure to overcome the veto.
The passage marked the 60th consecutive year that Congress approved a before the end of the year, stars and stripes reported.
According to the , US troops will be reduced roughly by 2500 in mid-January, NDAA would require the administration to submit a to Congress in relation to troops withdrawal before pull out funds can be utilized.
Troops reduction during the peace process from Afghanistan, has only raged the war in the country, peace negotiators in earlier this month achieved agreement on procedural rules of peace negotiations, and talks on agenda would need to finalize.