Analysis: Challenges for Military in N. Iraq NPR's Neal Conan talks with Mike Edwards of National Geographic and retired Army Col. Patrick Lang about the challenges the U.S. military may face as they advance in northern Iraq. There is tension in the mountainous region between Kurds and the Turkish. And NPR's Christopher Joyce gives an update on the war. Bombing resumes in Baghdad, and U.S. forces capture the airport in the southern Iraqi city of Basra.
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Analysis: Challenges for Military in N. Iraq

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Analysis: Challenges for Military in N. Iraq

Analysis: Challenges for Military in N. Iraq

Analysis: Challenges for Military in N. Iraq

Only Available in Archive Formats.

NPR's Neal Conan talks with Mike Edwards of National Geographic and retired Army Col. Patrick Lang about the challenges the U.S. military may face as they advance in northern Iraq. There is tension in the mountainous region between Kurds and the Turkish. And NPR's Christopher Joyce gives an update on the war. Bombing resumes in Baghdad, and U.S. forces capture the airport in the southern Iraqi city of Basra.