Tom Bowman Tom Bowman is a NPR National Desk reporter covering the Pentagon.

A Look At The State Of Diplomatic Efforts In Afghanistan

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Chairman Of Joint Chiefs Of Staff Says A Lot About Attack In Niger Is Still Unknown

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No Clear End Game For U.S. Military In Iraq And Syria

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U.S. Troops Train Afghan Soldiers In Troubled Helmand Province

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U.S. Army Gen. John Nicholson told the Senate Armed Services Committee in February that the war in Afghanistan was at a "stalemate." Alex Wong/Getty Images hide caption

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'The Taliban Can't Win,' Says Commander Of U.S. Forces In Afghanistan

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An Update On Trump's Afghanistan Strategy

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Putting Afghan President Ghani's Comments In Context

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Navy Officials Examine Training Procedures After Ship Accidents

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White House To Issue Guidance On Transgender Service Member Ban

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News Brief: Transgender People In The Military, Mattis In Middle East

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How Will Trump's Afghanistan Strategy Change Fight On The Ground?

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Trump Confronts Major Choice On How To Proceed In Afghanistan

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Where New WH Chief Of Staff John Kelly May Take White House Policy

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President Trump bestows the Medal of Honor to retired Army medic James McCloughan Monday. Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP hide caption

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3 Days Of Bravery: Neglecting His Own Wounds, 'Doc' Saved 10 Soldiers

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