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James Fallows On The 'Tragedy Of The American Military'

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Commander of the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF), Gen. John Campbell opens the "Resolute Support" flag during a ceremony at the ISAF headquarters in Kabul on Sunday. Massoud Hossaini/AP hide caption

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Military Children from WAMU's Breaking Ground project sheds light on the challenges of being the child of soldiers. Kavitha Cardoza/WAMU hide caption

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Former Guantanamo Envoy Says Prison Undermines National Security

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Military Policy Impedes Research On Traumatic Brain Injuries

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The toxic ingredients of a cyberattack like the one North Korea is accused of unleashing on Sony Pictures are available in underground markets. Damian Dovarganes/AP hide caption

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Sony Hack Highlights The Global Underground Market For Malware

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Was Sony Pictures Hack 'Cyber Vandalism' Or Something More?

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Obama Considers Listing North Korea A 'Sponsor Of Terrorism' After Sony Hack

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Sony Pictures Studios headquarters building is seen in Culver City, Calif., on Friday. President Obama has criticized Sony for cancelling distribution of The Interview following after the studio was hacked by North Korea. Damian Dovarganes/AP hide caption

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While U.S. Focuses On Sony Hack, Some Of The World Is In The Dark

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