Secretary of State John Kerry using his head Tuesday in Kabul, where he met the captain of that nation's women's soccer team. Jason Reed/Reuters /Landov hide caption

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Kerry In Afghanistan To Smooth Over Latest Disputes

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Kerry Stops In Afghanistan On Diplomatic Mission

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U.S. Families Forced To Adjust To Women Going Off To War

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Veterans Face Red Tape Accessing Disability, Other Benefits

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An Afghan laborer works in a firewood yard at a market in Herat on Dec. 11, 2011. Aref Karimi/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Afghanistan's Forests A Casualty Of Timber Smuggling

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Grants To Rural Afghan Villages Pay off

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Troops In Afghanistan Receive Hagel As Someone Who's Walked In Their Boots

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An Afghan policeman stands guard near the scene of a suicide attack in Kabul, Afghanistan, Feb. 27 Musadeq Sadeq/AP hide caption

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With Withdrawal Looming, U.S. Troops Shift Their Aim

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Hagel Travels To Afghanistan In First Trip As Defense Secretary

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Afghan President Hamid Karzai said in a nationally televised speech on Sunday that the U.S. and the Taliban are holding talks. Ahmad Jamshid/AP hide caption

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Defense Secretary Hagel Navigates Afghan War Zone

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Afghanistan National Army soldiers and security personnel walk at the site of a suicide attack next to the Ministry of Defense main gate in Kabul on Saturday. Massoud Hossaini/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Hagel Travels To Afghanistan On First Trip Abroad As Defense Secretary

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