During Speech, Obama Softens Tone On Afghan Pullout

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Obama Barely Mentions Afghanistan During Speech

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Pentagon, White House Are At Odds Over Afghanistan

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NPR producer Sultan Faizy's car — parked right outside the NPR office in Kabul — was recently targeted by the police. Police say the policy is meant to prevent militants from stealing cars for use in bomb attacks. Sean Carberry/NPR hide caption

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Punctured Tires In Kabul Are The Work Of Police, Not Punks

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Attack On Kabul Restaurant Prompts Security Review

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Opium Poppy Growth Booming In Afghanistan

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Kabul Suicide Attack Kills 21 At Downtown Restaurant

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Kamal Hamade, the owner of the Taverna du Liban, had taken many steps to make his restaurant secure, and it was one of the few that Western agencies allowed their personnel to frequent. Rahmat Gul/AP hide caption

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Restaurant Owner Loved The Patrons He Died Trying To Protect

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Afghanistan security forces help an injured man from the scene of the attack, where at least 21 — mostly foreigners — were killed. Massoud Hossaini/AP hide caption

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Gen. Martin Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, talking to U.S. military personnel in Tokyo last April. Kyodo/Landov hide caption

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Gen. Martin Dempsey on Syria

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Mistrust And Miscommunication Stand In The Way Of Afghan Deal

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Gates 'Immediately' Became Emotionally Attached To Troops

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The Struggle Against A Newly Resurgent Al-Qaida

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'Pious Spy' Article Casts Doubt On Taliban Chief's Death

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