First, we hear from opponents of the US military’s “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” policy. Sam Hirshman and Minh-Duyen Nguyen contributed reporting to this story.
Then, we speak to some Iraqis who fled to Syria after 2003 about their lives in exile. Emily Crawford reports.
Finally, we examine peace movements in Afghanistan, including President Karzai’s own peace jirga. Karim Sariahmed has the story.
These stories, plus this week’s news.