Marines Have Turned Helmand Fight Over To Afghans
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Sadiqullah (center), who was shot by Staff Sgt. Robert Bales and was a witness in the trial, stands with some of the Afghan civilians who traveled from Kandahar to the U.S. for Bales' trial. Translator Ahmad Shafi is at left, in the blue shirt. Martin Kaste/NPR hide caption

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From 'Morning Edition'; Translator Ahmad Shafi on how Afghan victims and witnesses reacted to trial of Staff Sgt. Robert Bales
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Afghan Viewpoint Of U.S. Army Trial Of Robert Bales
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Afghanistan and Pakistan, countries that have a history of tense relations, played their first soccer match in nearly 40 years when they met Aug. 20 in Kabul. Afghanistan (in red) won 3-0. Omar Sobhani/Reuters/Landov hide caption

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For Pakistan And Afghanistan, Soccer As Reconciliation
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U.S. Army Staff Sergeant Ty Michael Carter near Dahla Dam, Afghanistan in July 2012. Ho/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Pain, Loss And Tears Come With Medal Of Honor
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Staff Sgt. Robert Bales, foreground, is seen in a courtroom sketch earlier this week, as prosecutor Lt. Col. Jay Morse, right, speaks to the jury. Bales was sentenced to life in prison without parole Friday. Peter Millett/AP hide caption

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Attorneys Offer Court Context For Staff Sgt. Bales' Crimes
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Some Afghans Already Cynical About Next Year's Election
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Lawyers For Army Staff Sgt. Robert Bales To Ask For Leniency
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Afghanistan's soccer players dance to celebrate beating Pakistan, in a friendly match played Tuesday in Kabul. Rahmat Gul/AP hide caption

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Students at the Afghan Mobile Mini Circus for Children participate in the juggling parade on the streets of Kabul before Afghanistan's eighth annual national juggling championship last week. Sean Carberry/NPR hide caption

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In Kabul, A Juggling Act That Offers Joy For Afghan Kids
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Marine Cpl. Paul Wayman, left, and former Navy SEAL Nathanael Roberti met through a program in California that helps veterans readjust to civilian life. StoryCorps hide caption

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How Two Veterans Helped Each Other With A Second Chance
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Maj. Nidal Hasan: A Murderer or Martyr ?
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Regimental Combat Team 7 cases its flag during their mission's closing ceremony in Helmand Province, Afghanistan. Sean Carberry/NPR hide caption

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Regimental Combat Team 7 Rolls Up Its Flag In Afghanistan
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