Tom Bowman Tom Bowman is a NPR National Desk reporter covering the Pentagon.

Looking Ahead To The War Against ISIS In 2017

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People gather near a Turkish army tank in Istanbul on July 16, after a group within Turkey's military attempted a coup. Since then, more than 100,000 people been detained, fired or suspended from their jobs on suspicion of sympathizing with or aiding the coup attempt. Defne Karadeniz/Getty Images hide caption

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Fearing Arrest At Home, Turkish Military Officers Seek Asylum In U.S.

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A Closer Look At Michael Flynn

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After Criticizing Generals In The Campaign, Trump Names Them To Top Jobs

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Trump Picks Retired Marine Corps Gen. Mattis As Defense Secretary

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Trump Says Retired Gen. Mattis Is His Choice To Lead Pentagon

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Political Obstacles May Hinder Retaking Of 2 ISIS Holdouts

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Calif. National Guardsmen Wait For Resolution To Bonus Scandal

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The Dueling Narratives In The Fight For Mosul

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U.S. Service Member Killed By IED Was Helping Iraq In Push To Retake Mosul

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U.S. Navy Fires At Yemeni Radar Sites After Navy Destroyer Was Targeted

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To Retain More Parents, The Military Offers A Better Work-Life Balance

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U.S. Formally Accuses Russia Of Hacking Democratic Party

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