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Violence rising in Afghanistan

The World's Jason Margolis reports on why violence in Afghanistan has risen to its highest levels since the U.S. led invasion of 2001; the conflict claimed some 8,000 lives last year alone.

NATO's Afghan challenge

The outgoing US military commander for NATO forces in Afghanistan says the mission is "under-resourced,� and The World's Matthew Bell reports on why that is the case.

Conflict & Justice

Afghan journalist slain

Anchor Lisa Mullins reports the death of an Afghan journalist who was killed today. Jawad Yazamy was ambushed by gunmen in Kandahar. He had been held by U.S. forces in Afghanistan as an enemy combatant, but proclaimed his innocence.