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Originally aired March 17, 2005, on our news broadcasts
Melba Lara—Correspondent, Chicago Public Radio News

Steve Walsh, a reporter for the Post-Tribune in Gary, Indiana, spent six weeks embedded in Mosul with the 113th Engineer Battalion, an Indiana Army National Guard unit from Gary.

Walsh speaks with Chicago Public Radio's Melba Lara about the troops, their experiences, and the situation in Iraq two years after the invasion.

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