Kabul Bombing Leaves At Least 80 Dead

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Defense Secretary Ash Carter, shown here at his Pentagon office in February, said the attempted coup in Turkey last week caught everyone by surprise. But he does not believe it will harm the battle against the Islamic State in Syria. The U.S. uses an air base in Turkey to launch strikes against ISIS. Ariel Zambelich / NPR hide caption

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Defense Secretary: Turkey's Turmoil Shouldn't Harm Battle Against ISIS

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With Administrative Corruption In Afghanistan, U.S. Troops Presence Won't 'Make Any Difference'

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U.S. Should Keep Its Presence In Iraq, Afghanistan, Retired Gen. Dempsey Says

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Family, Friends To Honor NPR Photographer David Gilkey

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Obama Slows Withdrawal Of U.S. Troops From Afghanistan Again

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An Afghan soldier stands at a mortar training range near Kandahar, Afghanistan. The Afghan forces are still receiving help from the U.S. as they battle the Taliban. This photo was taken by NPR's David Gilkey shortly before he was killed by the Taliban on June 5. David Gilkey/NPR hide caption

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Afghanistan: A Tragic Return To A War With No End

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Afghan Governor Wants Government To Control Poppy Crop

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U.S. Military Trainers Teach Afghan Troops To Wield Artillery

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After 15 Years, The State Of The War In Afghanistan

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Afghan police inspect the site in in Kabul, Afghanistan, where a bus convoy was attacked on Thursday. The buses carrying police cadets were targeted as they were on their way from the neighboring Maidan Wardak province to Kabul. Anadolu Agency/Getty Images hide caption

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An Army Buddy's Call For Help Sends A Scientist On A Brain Injury Quest

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Young boys wave smoldering tin cans at cars in Kabul, Afghanistan. The smoke from the seeds inside the cans is believed to ward off evil. Zabihullah Tamanna for NPR hide caption

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'He Had A Great Eye For A Story'

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A member of the Afghan army looks on as an artillery gun fires at Taliban fighters in the hills of Nangahar Province, in eastern Afghanistan, in 2015. NPR photographer David Gilkey, who was killed Sunday, embedded with the Afghan military on multiple occasions to see how it was faring in its fight against the Taliban. David Gilkey/NPR hide caption

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