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Reservists' Families Protest Extended Deployment

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Reservists' Families Protest Extended Deployment

Reservists' Families Protest Extended Deployment

Reservists' Families Protest Extended Deployment

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Families of reservists and National Guard troops have launched a grassroots effort to bring their loved ones home. They claim the Pentagon broke its promises by extending the reservists' tours of duty. NPR's Greg Allen reports.