Levin Comments Examined

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Top General Says Time Running Out In Afghanistan

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Report: More U.S. Troops Needed In Afghanistan

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Army Sgt. 1st Class Jared Monti of Massachusetts (shown here in the mountains of Afghanistan) will be awarded the Medal of Honor posthumously for his actions on June 21, 2006, in which he gave his life trying to help another soldier. Courtesy of 10th Mountain Division hide caption

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In White House Ceremony, A War Hero Honored

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2 Democrats Criticize Afghan War Strategy

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Afghan Commander Calls For New Strategy

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Top General Calls Afghan Situation Serious

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U.S. Gen. Stanley McChrystal, commander of the NATO-led International Security Assistance Forces, visits an Afghan National Police compound in the Baraki Barak district of Logar province on Aug. 21. Manan Vatsyayana/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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U.S. Special Forces member rides a ATV with the children of Kuhak. David Gilkey/NPR hide caption

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Shortage Of Civilian Experts Slows Afghan Rebuilding

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U.S. Gen. Urges Release Of Bagram's Detainees

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First Sgt. Derrick Mays stands beneath the company colors outside of a tent at Camp Leatherneck in June. An 18-year Marine Corps veteran, Mays says his wife, Marcia, has a way of tolerating the long deployments. David Gilkey/NPR hide caption

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Toll Of War: Broken Hearts, Marriages For Marines

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