U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder holds a news conference Wednesday in Kabul. Holder was in the Afghan capital to talk to officials about improving the justice system and fighting corruption. Ahmad Massoud/AP hide caption

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Holder Visits Afghanistan Amid Corruption-Fight Flap

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In Kandahar, Looking To Petraeus On Rules Of Fire

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Senate Likely To Confirm Petraeus Quickly

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U.S. Marines take cover as they are involved in a gun battle in March during a patrol in Marjah, Afghanistan. In February, U.S.-led troops set out to rid the area of insurgents and set up a viable local government. But Taliban militants have returned to the area. Dusan Vranic/AP hide caption

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Afghanistan To Test Petraeus' Master Plan

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Should The U.S. Try To Negotiate With The Taliban?

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Petraeus Takes Step Toward Confirmation

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Is Success Possible In The 'Graveyard Of Empires'?

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Watching D.C. From Kabul

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Afghan national police and U.S. soldiers on a joint patrol in a neighborhood on the outskirts of Kandahar city. The U.S. strategy in Afghanistan depends on training and equipping the Afghan security forces, making them self-reliant and allowing U.S. troops to withdraw. David Gilkey/NPR hide caption

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U.S. Toils To Build Police Force In Kandahar

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Panel to Press Petraeus On Afghan Strategy

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Saad Mohseni Is Afghanistan's First Media Mogul

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