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October 16, 2020

Dear Mr. Chairman: (Madam Chairwoman:)

In accordance with section 1264 of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018 (Public Law 115‑91), as amended, I am transmitting the annual report on the Legal and Policy Frameworks Guiding the United States’ Use of Military Force and Related National Security Operations.