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Documenting a Diplomat's Quest in 'Flame'

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Volunteers Sew for Injured U.S. Troops

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Journalist Patrick Cockburn on Iraq's Tenuous Calm

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Listen to this 'Talk of the Nation' topic

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Grieving Family Fetches Soldier's Dogs from Iraq

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Soldier Loses Custody of Child After Iraq Tour

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Iraq Vets Charged with Murder of Fellow Soldier

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Army Doctor: Denial a 'Misunderstanding'

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Mukasey Says He Won't Prosecute Waterboard Use

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What Drives Record Spending on Defense?

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Soldier from Wisconsin Sought Role of Protector

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U.S. Tries for Better Conditions at Iraq Prison Camp

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Soldiers' Head Injuries May Contribute to PTSD

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Recalling the Fear and Surprise of the Tet Offensive

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Making Veterans More Comfortable on Campus

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