Jackie Northam Veteran journalist Jackie Northam reports and produces long-form news and in-depth feature reports on for NPR News. Her pieces can be heard on NPR's Morning Edition, All Things Considered, and Weekend Edition, as well as NPR newscasts.

Syrian Conflict A Haunting Reminder Of Bosnia

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U.S. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta, shown speaking in India last week, said the U.S. was "reaching the limits of [its] patience" with Pakistan. He is one of several U.S. officials to deliver sharp public criticism of Pakistan recently. Jim Watson/AP hide caption

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An unmanned U.S. Predator drone flies over Kandahar Air Field in southern Afghanistan on Jan. 31, 2010. Drones have become the U.S. weapon of choice in the fight against terrorism. But as the technology of this new form of warfare improves, so do concerns about how others will use it in the future. Kirsty Wigglesworth/AP hide caption

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As Drone Strikes Increase, So Do Concerns Over Use

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Baily the donkey (right) and Munna, characters from the Pakistani version of Sesame Street, perform at the launch ceremony for the show, Sim Sim Hamara, at Rafi Peer Theater Workshop in Lahore, Nov. 26, 2011. Mohsin Raza/Reuters/Landov hide caption

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On Pakistan's 'Sesame Street,' Everything's Not A-OK

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Analysts Try To Define Romney's Foreign Policy

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11 Nations Expel Syrian Diplomats After Massacre

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Cash-Strapped Europe Slow To Commit In Afghanistan

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NATO Buzzword: 'Sustainment' In Afghanistan

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NATO Summit To Reaffirm Afghan Commitment

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A NATO soldier aims his weapon during a gun battle in Kabul, Afghanistan, in April. NATO is holding a summit in Chicago this weekend, and discussing the future of the alliance is on the agenda. Musadeq Sadeq/AP hide caption

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Not Your Cold War NATO: Alliance To Examine Itself

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Annan Gives Bleak Assessment Of Syrian Ceasefire

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Trade, Security On Agenda For Obama, Japan's Noda

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U.S. Considers Ways To Keep Drones In Pakistan

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World Bank Names Obama's Pick As Its New President

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South Koreans watch a TV showing a graphic of North Korea's rocket launch at a train station in Seoul on Friday. Jung Yeon-Je/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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World Smolders As Smoke Clears Over N. Korea

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