Is a U.S. Airstrike in Iraq Legal?

For a White House that claims to hold the rule of law above all else, it's an important question. But Obama's inconsistent foreign policy makes it a tough one to answer.

AT SEA - MARCH 21: Two U.S. Marines F/A-18 Hornets launch from the flight deck of the USS Constellation as part of Operation Iraqi Freedom March 21, 2003 in the Persian Gulf. War planes from the Constellation began the 'Shock and Awe' phase with heavy bombing from the air as U.S. and coalition forces use military force against Saddam Hussein to disarm him of weapons of mass destruction. 
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