Learning Task No. 4 Mind Test
B. Explain the following statement (4 points)
ARTICLE VI SECTION 23. (1) The Congress, by a vote of two-thirds of both Houses in joint session assembled, voting separately, shall have the sole power to declare the existence of a state of war. Explain the existence of a state of war. Justify your answer.
According to ARTICLE VI SECTION 23, the existence of war occurs when;
a) A condition marked by armed conflict between or among states, existing whether or not war has been declared formally by any of the belligerents.
b) A legal condition initiated and concluded by formal declaration, and not necessarily involving armed conflict.