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By John Ubaldi
Contributor, In Homeland Security

Last month, President Obama sent Congress his request for authorization to use force against ISIS. On Wednesday, the administration sent its top foreign and defense officials to Capitol Hill to sell the president’s military authorization to a skeptical Congress.

By John Ubaldi
Contributor, In Homeland Security

After a 10-day break, Congress returns this week with the daunting task of articulating how the United States should proceed with the president’s Authorization for Use of Military Force (AUMF) against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL).

On Feb. 11, President Obama spoke to the nation and presented to Congress, seeking their approval for his authorization to use force against ISIS.

By Brett Daniel Shehadey
Special Contributor for In Homeland Security

A video has emerged appearing to show captured Jordanian airman Mouath al-Kasaesbeh engulfed in flames.The latest apparent filmed ISIS execution could be the flash point for a larger Jordanian intervention role that the Jordanian government has long avoided in Syria.

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