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Case Of Marines Desecrating Taliban Bodies Takes A New Twist

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Afghan Translator Credited With Saving Soldier Arrives In U.S.

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Afghan National Army Commandos attend their graduation ceremony in Kabul in July. Foreign combat troops are set to leave Afghanistan by the end of 2014 after handing over all security responsibilities to Afghan forces. S. Sabawoon/EPA/Landov hide caption

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How NATO Is Trying To Change The Narrative In Afghanistan

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Do Pakistanis Support U.S. Drone Attacks?

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An Afghan child writes on a blackboard at a school built by German troops in a refugee camp on the outskirts of Mazar-e-Sharif. The number of students enrolled in Afghan schools has skyrocketed since the fall of the Taliban at the end of 2001. Farshad Usyan/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Are Afghanistan's Schools Doing As Well As Touted?

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Anoushka Shankar's new album, Traces of You, comes out Tuesday. Harper Smith/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Engineering A Cooler Climate, Robo-Roaches, Anoushka Shankar

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The New And The Next: Punk Rock Love, A Sensible Scary Movie

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Secretary of State John Kerry flies over Afghanistan on Oct. 11. He met with President Hamid Karzai to work out an agreement on U.S. presence in the country. Jacquelyn Martin/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Kerry Says He Hopes Syria's Chemical Weapons Are Shipped Out Of Region

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President Obama gives former U.S. Army Capt. William Swenson the Medal of Honor during a ceremony at the White House on Tuesday. Mark Wilson/Getty Images hide caption

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Afghan men stand at a livestock market set up for the upcoming Muslim holiday of Eid al-Adha, or "feast of sacrifice," in the center of Kabul Monday. In an email, the Taliban is calling on Afghans to reject a new security agreement with the U.S. Anja Niedringhaus/AP hide caption

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Secretary of State John Kerry describes a new partial bilateral security agreement with Afghanistan, in a news conference held Saturday after hours of discussions with Afghan President Hamid Karzai, right. AFP/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Kerry, Afghans Reach Deal On Troop Withdrawal

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Dr. Dilip Joseph, standing, teaches medical personnel in Afghanistan. Courtesy of Dilip Joseph hide caption

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Taken By The Taliban: A Doctor's Story Of Captivity, Rescue

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U.S. And Afghanistan Reach Partial Security Deal

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Ahead of an expected — and repeatedly delayed — news conference, an Afghan worker leaves the area where Secretary of State John Kerry and Afghan President Hamid Karzai were expected to speak Saturday in Kabul. AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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