Women in Combat Since 2002, women have served nearly 170,000 tours of duty in Iraq and Afghanistan and make up about 10 percent of U.S. forces in those two conflicts. All Things Considered is examines the expanding role of women in the military.

Roles for Women in U.S. Army Expand

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On the Ground in Iraq: Three Women's Stories

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Two Opposing Views on Women on the Battlefield

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Reported Cases of Sexual Assault in Military Rise

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Female Soldier Reflects on Injuries, Military Service

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