The general who oversees the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq gave a mixed grade to the Senate on efforts in the two conflicts Tuesday, saying that making headway in the former "will be incremental and difficult" and that while "steady progress" is being made in Iraq, "the gains made there remain fragile and reversible — though increasingly less so."

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