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Afghan militants armed with rocket propelled grenades managed to break into a main U.S. Marine base in Afghanistan Friday, killing at least two and wounding an unknown amount. A spokesman says the attack may still be ongoing and that there has been major damage done to buildings, an aircraft hangar, and several military jets. According to a NATO spokesman, Prince Harry was on the base at the time of the attack but was "never in any danger." Read more...
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No armor, now this... Troops and civilians at a U.S. military base in Iraq were exposed to contaminated water last year and employees for the respons Read more...

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From Atrios It's bizarre really. He cut the budget, cut the personnel, cut a lot of weapons systems. This is actually a serious issue. Cheney ha Read more...