Former Army National Guard Lt. Dan Choi, an Arabic-speaking specialist dismissed under the "don't ask, don't tell' policy, outside the Beverly Hills Hotel in June 2009 while President Barack Obama attended a benefit dinner inside. Damian Dovarganes/AP Photo hide caption

toggle caption Damian Dovarganes/AP Photo

Ending 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' Will Mean A Fight

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/123063860/123081457" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Military Gets More Boots On The Ground In Haiti

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/122755206/122755171" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Haiti Relief Operation: Who Should Be In Charge?

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/122716591/122716545" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Pentagon To Issue Fort Hood Review

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/122599431/122599454" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Pentagon Begins All-Out Humanitarian Effort In Haiti

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/122556053/122556006" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Supporters of the Pakistani Labour Party rally against the United States and condemn drone attacks on militants in Pakistani tribal areas along the Afghanistan border on Dec. 4 in Lahore, Pakistan. K.M.Chaudary/AP hide caption

toggle caption K.M.Chaudary/AP

Stepped-Up Drone Strikes Test U.S.-Pakistan Ties

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/122498263/122498221" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Penalties Imposed For Soldiers Who Get Pregnant

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/121798362/121798345" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

A U.S. Army Chinook helicopter carrying sling-loaded cargo flies to a forward base in Afghanistan. Chris Hondros/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption Chris Hondros/Getty Images

In Afghanistan, Fighting The Battle Of Logistics

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/121624242/121634825" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Rules Of Engagement Are A Dilemma For U.S. Troops

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/121330893/121330884" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Gen. McChrystal To Testify In House, Senate

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/121191181/121191204" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Obama's Afghan War Decision: A Team Of Rivals

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/121063974/121064687" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Examining Logistics Of Deployment

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/121030780/121030748" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Military Aspect Of Obama Plan Examined

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/121006265/121006218" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Obama To Detail Afghan Strategy At West Point

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/120974232/120974279" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

New Details Emerge On Obama Troop Decision

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/120846046/120846008" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript