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Article One, Section Eight of the Constitution of the United States of America states that Congress has the power to declare war. In 5 instances the U.S. has declared formal war. Each declaration was at the request of the President of the United States.

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Usually, countries may be able to declare war, depending on their resources and the cause. To learn more about war, visit: http://www.ask.com/wiki/War_%28disambiguation%29.

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In the United States, only Congress can declare war. The President does not have the power to make the decision on his own.

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