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VA Struggles To Provide Vets With Mental Health Care

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Deal Reached On U.S.-Afghan Strategic Partnership

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Brothers Deven (left) and Erik Schei ride by President Barack Obama on the South Lawn of the White House as part of the sixth annual Wounded Warrior Project's Soldier Ride on Friday. Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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'A Chance To Start Over': Wounded Vets Ride Again

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Panetta Condemns Latest U.S. Troop Photo Scandal

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Afghan Army soldiers stand during a security transition ceremony in Mazar-e-Sharif, north of Kabul, Afghanistan, on July 23, 2011. The Afghan government officially took control of security in the capital of the peaceful northern province of Balkh on July 23, as part of an effort to begin handing over all security responsibilities to Afghan forces by 2014. S. Sabawoon/AP hide caption

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After The U.S. Leaves, Who Pays For Afghan Forces?

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Taliban's 'Spring Offensive' Leaves 15 Dead

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Taliban Claims Responsibility For Afghan Attacks

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Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta, far right, escorts Afghanistan's Minister of National Defense Abdul Rahim Wardak (center) and Minister of Interior Gen. Bismillah Khan Mohammadi (left) in the Pentagon. Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo/OASD/PA hide caption

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US To Step Aside On Afghan Night Raids

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Dismissed: Military Families Reunite, Face The Future

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Watching Your Child Go Off To War

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Pakistani security personnel stand guard outside the house in Islamabad where family members of al-Qaida chief Osama bin Laden are being held. Aamir Qureshi /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Briefings are part of the demobilization process that the 182nd Infantry Regiment must go through at Camp Atterbury in Columbus, Ind. Tom Dreisbach/NPR hide caption

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A Rest Stop On The Road From Soldier To Civilian

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