Jackie Northam Jackie Northam is NPR's International Affairs Correspondent. She is a veteran journalist who has spent three decades reporting on conflict, politics, and life across the globe.
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Sgt. 1st Class Phillip Carroll, with the 101st Airborne Division, patrols in the Arghandab River valley outside Kandahar, Afghanistan, this week. Debate in Washington is growing over the scope and duration of continued U.S. military operations in Afghanistan. David Gilkey/NPR hide caption

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How Do You Solve A Problem Like Hamid Karzai?

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Pakistani flood survivors wait to board a U.S. military transport helicopter to evacuate the Kalam Valley on Monday. Farooq Naeem/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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U.S. Expands Aid To Pakistan's Flood Victims

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President Obama meets with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas at the White House in June. Charles Dharapak/AP hide caption

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Cambodian farmer Leang Korn, 56, cries in front of a portrait of her nephew, who was a prisoner of the Khmer Rouge's Tuol Sleng prison, now turned into a genocide museum, in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Heng Sinith/AP hide caption

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Clinton Attends ASEAN Meeting

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Clinton Announces New North Korea Sanctions

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Clinton Discusses Security On Pakistan Visit

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Obama, Netanyahu Confer At White House

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