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77 U.S. Troops Wounded In Taliban Truck Bomb

Late Saturday night, a Taliban truck bomb ripped through a military base in eastern Afghanistan, injuring 77 U.S. troops. It also sent shrapnel up to a mile away, killing an Afghan policeman and four civilians.

Attacks Changed Afghanistan

Audie Cornish recaps the events of the day. She then talks to NPR's Renee Montagne, who is in Afghanistan. Later, we hear more of the names of those killed in the attacks.

Bomb Wounds Dozens Of U.S. Soldiers In Afghanistan

At least 77 American soldiers were wounded after a truck bomb targeted a base west of Kabul. The Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack, which also killed five Afghan civilians.

Pakistan Could Be Vital To 'Afghan-Led' Peace Process

For all of their mutual suspicions, the Americans and Pakistanis seem to agree on one thing: Both need a durable peace in Afghanistan. Analysts say Pakistan wants to ensure it has a group like the Taliban with influence in Kabul and is greatly concerned about India's role.

In Afghanistan, Assessing A Rebel Leader's Legacy

Ten years ago, the most famous rebel leader in Afghanistan, Ahmad Shah Massoud, was killed by al-Qaida as the opening salvo for the Sept. 11 attacks. Revered by followers, Massoud had led the fight against the Taliban.

Richard Engel: Covering War For A Decade

NBC News chief foreign correspondent Richard Engel details what it's like to report from some of the more dangerous war zones on the planet. He also discusses his recent dispatches from Egypt and Libya, where he was subject to tear gas attacks and artillery fire.