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PBC News & Comment: Milestones in Endless Wars

As we mark 10 years since Iraq invasion, Afghan protests of US delays in exiting Wardak province beg the question....."Why are we still there?"

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--Jeh Johnson, former Pentagon chief counsel and booster of military commissions, quibbles about "drone court idea", misses obvious issues

--Syrian government says rebels have used gas weapons, rebels blame the Assad military

--as Obama visits Israel and Palestine, Israelis plan to ask US to attack Syria for them

--hunger strike grows at Guantanamo, Pentagon says 24 prisoners are participating, other sources say it's more than 100

--Cyprus leaders reject EU bailout terms, especially tax on savings

--House Ethics Committee launches investigations into Rep. Don Young (R-Alaska) and Rep. Robert Andrews (D-NJ)