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Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSPhotos: Afghan soldiers bear brunt of attacks as war winds down U.S. to keep more troops than planned in Afghanistan A reporter and his son embed with U.S. troops in Afghanistan JUDY WOODRUFF: Now we...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN: Returning now to the death of Nobel Prize-winning mathematician John Nash. I’m joined by Nash’s colleague and friend Robbert Dijkgraaf, director of the Institute for Advanced Study in...
Sweden’s Mans Zelmerlow took the top prize in the 60th annual Eurovision Song Contest in Vienna, Austria, Saturday night. Singer Mans Zelmerlow representing Sweden poses with the trophy after winning the final of the 60th annual Eurovision...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN: Returning to the growing fight against ISIS, now spreading into Saudi Arabia. Yesterday, the Islamic militant group claimed responsibility for the suicide bombing at a mosque Friday. At least 21...
Afghan National Army soldiers, some of them teenagers, receive combat training from U.S. troops at Combat Outpost Lakokhel in Kandahar Province. Photo by Ben Brody/The GroundTruth Project The withdrawal of U.S. troops from Afghanistan originally...
During World War I, posters beckoned civilians to join the armed forces and beseeched state-side warriors to conserve wheat and sugar, all in the name of helping the troops. Below is a sample of some of those posters. Use of tanks in World War I...