Duterte only read US history, he would probably know that America only declares war if and when something "Big" like what happened in Pearl Harbor would force the US to declare war
against a nation that attacks it.
In late April, President Duterte threatened to declare war
against Canada if they will not get back the trash they shipped to the Philippines almost six years ago.
He continued, calling out his congressional colleagues, insisting that they reclaim their constitutional authority over the power to declare war
Under the Westminster style of government, the power to formally declare war
evolved from the prerogative of the Crown to do so on the recommendation of the duly elected Cabinet.
Philip Aguer stressed that his country takes statements of Sudanese officials seriously, saying the Sudanese government sought to declare war
against his country since long time ago.
November 5: Britain and France declare war
on the Ottoman Empire.
Two days later, Germany's ally, Austria-Hungary, also declared war on Russia, prompting Russia's ally, Serbia (which essentially had triggered the whole mess) to declare war
"Turkey cannot declare war
on a country unless an attack happens first.
On Friday, Paul was responding to a question from an Iowa voter who asked the Texas Congressman whether he could conceive of a situation where he would preemptively declare war
on a country.
(2) Congressionalists argue that the original understanding of the Declare War
Clause required Congress to authorize all acts of war, except those in response to a sudden attack.
In examining debates over the role of declarations of war in recent conflicts involving the United States, Saikrishna Prakash has proposed that there are three different approaches for understanding what declarations of war entail in the US constitution: a categorical theory that states that the authority to declare war
includes the power to control all decisions to enter war, a pragmatic theory that proposes that such power may be made unnecessary by an act of war in itself against the United States, and a formalist theory that holds that the power of declaring war constitutes only a formal implementation of executive power to conduct war.
The following section discusses how Congress would act on a joint resolution or bill to declare war
or authorize the use of force if the House and Senate were to consider that measure under the regular procedures of each house.
ANKARA, May 31, 2010 (TUR) -- The Turkish acting prime minister said on Monday that no one should expect Turkey to declare war
In the front-page analysis as to what the political platform of the Albanian parties in Macedonia is, Mirka Velinovska says that the militant Albanian criminals that issued a communique a day after the statement of the four ambassadors are ready in the name of the Euro-Atlantic future to declare war
on the country that is reintegrating them and acquitting them even of war crimes.