Reservist Unit's Refusal of Mission Prompts Probe

An Army investigation is under way after a reservist unit in Iraq refused to go on a recent re-supply mission, complaining about the condition and safety of their vehicles. Experts say the case highlights concerns about equipping and training Reserve and National Guard forces. NPR's Eric Westervelt reports.



Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the Community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated prior to posting. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.