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

Top U.S. Commander In Afghanistan Calls Hospital Bombing 'A Tragic Mistake'

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U.S. Commander In Afghanistan Admits Mistakes In Kunduz Airstrike

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A Russian warplane taxies at Hemeimeem airbase in Syria. Advocates say a no-fly zone would keep Syrian aircraft from attacking anti-government rebels and endangering civilians, which might allow Syrians to feel safe enough to stay put. Vladimir Isachenkov/AP hide caption

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Downed Russian Military Jet Heightens Debate Over Syria No-Fly Zone

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Obama Administration Urged To Do More After ISIS Terror Attacks

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More Than 2 Dozen Dead After Attack On Radisson Hotel In Mali

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U.S., French, Russian Airstrikes Continue To Attack ISIS Targets In Syria

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Obama Vows To 'Intensify' U.S. Action Against ISIS

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Kurdish Forces In Iraq Begin Offensive To Retake Sinjar From ISIS

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Soldier Who Tackled Suicide Bomber To Receive Medal Of Honor

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Small Number Of U.S. Special Forces Will Help Fight ISIS In Syria

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Assessment Of Female Marines Kept Secret As Critics Blast Methods

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U.S. Soldier Killed In Hostage-Rescue Raid On ISIS Prison In Iraq

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