A senior U.S. military commander is endorsing the decision to spare Army Pvt. Bowe Bergdahl prison time for abandoning his post in Afghanistan, endangering military comrades who participated in the lengthy search for him.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The lawyer representing Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who left his infantry post and was held by the Taliban for five years, says callous statements Donald Trump is making about his client are threatening the soldier's right to a fair trial.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl (boh BURG'-dahl), the soldier who left his post in Afghanistan and was held by the Taliban for five years, is asking a military appellate court to disqualify the general with broad discretion in his case.
As discussion and controversy surrounding the disappearance of Bowe Bergdahl continues, a caller to the Buck Sexton Show on The Blaze Radio Network, referred to as "Alex from Michigan" claimed to not only be part of rescue efforts for Bergdahl but said that he was privy to a security briefing that showed a video of Bergdahl walking away from his post...
On Saturday, May 31, 2014, Americans learned that Idaho native Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl had been released in Afghanistan after being held prisoner for nearly five years. He was exchanged for prisoners in Guantanamo Bay, who will now be sent to Qatar.
"On behalf of the American people I was honored to call his parents to express our joy that they can expect his safe return," President
HAILEY, Idaho (AP) — The mother of a U.S. prisoner of war says she's feeling "very optimistic" after his Taliban captors offered last week to exchange him for prisoners at Guantanamo Bay.
Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's mother, Jani Bergdahl, spoke to about 2,000 people gathered Saturday in a central Idaho city park, 400 of whom arrived by motorcycle in leather and patches commemorating Americ