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Democracy Now! – November 12, 2012

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Juan Cole: Real Petraeus Failure Was Counterinsurgency in Iraq, Afghanistan; Exposé: Veterans Administration Battles Backlog of Claims for Wounded Soldiers; “War is Messy”: Military Adviser Calls for More Assistance to Veterans Adjusting to Combat Wounds.

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November 12, 2012

    CIA Director David Petraeus Resigns over Extramarital Affair
    British Soldier, Afghan Killed in Apparent Insider Attack
    Afghan Civilians Killed in 3 Separate Explosions
    Afghan Victims Recount Massacre in Hearing for Accused U.S. Soldier
    Obama Touts Troop Drawdowns in Iraq, Afghanistan in Veterans Day Address
    Judge Orders City to Allow Antiwar Veterans to March in Parade
    Tax Cuts for the Wealthy Take Center Stage in “Fiscal Cliff” Debate
    Major Flooding in Haiti Adds to Devastation Caused by Hurricane Sandy
    New York to Request $30 Billion for Storm Recovery
    Israeli Attacks Kill Palestinian Civilians Amid Rising Clashes in Gaza
    Syrian Opposition Groups Form Unity Coalition as Thousands Flee Violence
    Spain to Tackle Mortgage Reform Following Eviction-Related Suicides
    Greece Passes New Austerity Budget for 2013 Amid Mass Protests