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Satellite Phones on the Battlefield

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Satellite Phones on the Battlefield

Satellite Phones on the Battlefield

Satellite Phones on the Battlefield

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The U.S. military has forced many of the journalists in Iraq to turn off their satellite phones. From Central Command headquarters in Doha, Qatar, NPR's Steve Inskeep reports on a piece of technology that the military fears is too smart to allow on the battlefield.