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Lawmakers urge Afghanistan review

Members of Congress are urging reexamination of U.S. policy in Afghanistan, after President Obama fired Gen. Stanley McChrystal as commander of military forces there.

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After McChrystal, now what?

President Obama made an important defense of democracy by firing Gen. Stanley McChrystal from his Afghanistan command post, but now what?

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The Pentagon’s strange new Afghanistan campaign

The Pentagon has "discovered" that Afghanistan is rich in untapped minerals, but some question what's behind it.

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Lawmakers push for Afghanistan pullout

WASHINGTON - Progressive lawmakers see the administration's $33 billion supplemental funding request for the Afghanistan war as a chance to open debate on ending the war.