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The surge in Afghanistan

Top Pentagon officials appealed to Congress for patience on Wednesday despite setbacks in the Afghan war, describing the conflict as a 'roller coaster' of ups and downs and insisting progress was being made. Ben Gilbert reports from Kandahar.

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US Afghanistan commander fired

The top US military commander in Afghanistan, General Stanley McChrystal, has been dismissed by President Barack Obama after he criticized leading administration officials. Jeb Sharp talks with Scott Wilson, White House Reporter for the Washington Post.

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US Afghanistan commander fired

The top US military commander in Afghanistan, General Stanley McChrystal, has been dismissed by President Barack Obama after he criticized leading administration officials. Jeb Sharp talks with Scott Wilson, White House Reporter for the Washington Post.

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Heat-fueled anger in Iraq

Iraqi resident and correspondent for McClatchy newspapers Sahar Issa says temperatures are soaring in Baghdad. She tells host Jeb Sharp that Iraqis have very limited access to electricity and fans, and that's causing anger to build.