Leroy Woodson on Armored Vehicles in Iraq

A question-and-answer exchange in Kuwait between Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld and a Tennessee National Guard soldier bound for duty Iraq highlighted the concerns of soldiers who see a shortage in armored vehicles. Is the Pentagon doing its best to provide the crucial equipment the men and women on the ground need? NPR's Tony Cox speaks with LeRoy Woodson, editor of MilitaryWeek.com, a Web site focused on worldwide coverage of the U.S. military.



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