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  • Bowe Bergdahl Hires Lawyer for Military Investigation

    Bowe Bergdahl Hires Lawyer for Military Investigation

    The lawyer representing Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl has said that his client has been vilified by some people, but the public should not leap to conclusions before the US Army finishes its investigation into how and why the soldier left his post in Afghan...

  • Bowe Bergdahl Returns to Regular US Army Duty

    Bowe Bergdahl Returns to Regular US Army Duty

    A senior U.S. defense official says Bowe Bergdahl, the Army sergeant who spent nearly five years as a Taliban captive in Afghanistan, has been returned to regular Army duty.

  • Bowe Bergdahl Venturing Out in Public: US Army

    Bowe Bergdahl Venturing Out in Public: US Army

    Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who was a prisoner of war in Afghanistan for five years, has been allowed to venture off the Texas military base where he is receiving care as part of his "reintegration process" into society, a US Army spokeswoman said on Wednesd...

  • Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl Not Interviewed by US Army Investigators Yet

    Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl Not Interviewed by US Army Investigators Yet

    The United States Army sergeant recently released from captivity by the Taliban is in something of a legal limbo as the investigation continues into why and how he left his post in Afghanistan five years ago and ended up in insurgents' hands.

  • Former POW Bowe Bergdahl Moved to Outpatient Care: US Army

    Former POW Bowe Bergdahl Moved to Outpatient Care: US Army

    Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl, the American soldier freed in a swap with the Afghan Taliban, has been released from a Texas medical center and is now in outpatient care, the US Army said Sunday.

  • Fellow Soldier Says Bowe Bergdahl 'Wanted to Hunt and Kill'

    Fellow Soldier Says Bowe Bergdahl 'Wanted to Hunt and Kill'

    A member of Bowe Bergdahl's unit in Afghanistan told Congress Wednesday that the recently released US Army sergeant "wanted to hunt and kill" Taliban, even while telling relatives he aimed to help Afghans.

  • US Army Begins Probe into Former POW Bergdahl's Disappearance

    US Army Begins Probe into Former POW Bergdahl's Disappearance

    The United States military said on Monday it had begun an investigation into the 2009 disappearance in Afghanistan of Bowe Bergdahl, the US soldier freed last month after five years in Taliban captivity.

  • US Army Says Bowe Bergdahl Condition Stable, Has Not Met Parents

    US Army Says Bowe Bergdahl Condition Stable, Has Not Met Parents

    U.S. Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl, who spent five years as a Taliban prisoner of war before being released on May 31, was in stable condition at a military hospital in Texas and has not yet met his parents, military officials said on Friday.

  • US Sergeant Bergdahl's Writing, Posts Show Frustration, Struggle

    US Sergeant Bergdahl's Writing, Posts Show Frustration, Struggle

    In Facebook posts written before he vanished from his military base in Afghanistan, Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl spoke of his frustration with the world and his desire to change the status quo.

  • Follow-up Film Hears US Soldiers' Thoughts on Afghan War

    Follow-up Film Hears US Soldiers' Thoughts on Afghan War

    Four years after making Oscar-nominated film "Restrepo," about soldiers' life on the Afghan frontline, Sebastian Junger focuses on their thoughts on war, addiction and friendship, in a long-awaited follow-up.

  • Bowe Bergdahl Had Left His Unit Before, But Returned: Sources

    Bowe Bergdahl Had Left His Unit Before, But Returned: Sources

    A U.S. military investigation of Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl's capture by the Taliban found he had slipped away from his unit before but had always returned, raising questions about whether or not he was deserting when he disappeared in 2009, people ...

  • Touch and Go on Bergdahl Release Until Very End

    Touch and Go on Bergdahl Release Until Very End

    Right up until the moment Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl was freed, U.S. officials were not sure the Taliban would really release the only American soldier held captive in Afghanistan in exchange for high-level militants detained at Guantanamo Bay.

  • US-Taliban Prisoner Swap a Precedent: Cuba Agent

    US-Taliban Prisoner Swap a Precedent: Cuba Agent

    The exchange of five Taliban detainees at Guantanamo for a U.S. Army soldier held captive in Afghanistan could set a precedent for a similar swap with Cuba, a Cuban intelligence agent who spent years imprisoned in the United States said Monday.

  • Barack Obama Ended Afghan Uncertainty: Top US Commander

    Barack Obama Ended Afghan Uncertainty: Top US Commander

    The top U.S. and coalition commander in Afghanistan said Wednesday that President Barack Obama's decision to keep about 10,000 American troops in the country past 2014 has eliminated any uncertainty Afghans may have had about America's commitment.

  • Misconduct forces more US soldiers out

    Misconduct forces more US soldiers out

    The number of U.S. soldiers forced out of the Army because of crimes or misconduct has soared in the past several years as the military emerges from a decade of war that put a greater focus on battle competence than on character.

  • Senior Pakistan Taliban commander Latif Mehsud captured in Afghanistan

    Senior Pakistan Taliban commander Latif Mehsud captured in Afghanistan

    An Afghan official says US military forces are holding a senior Pakistani Taliban commander captured in Afghanistan a week ago.

  • US Fort Hood gunman Nidal Hasan sentenced to death

    US Fort Hood gunman Nidal Hasan sentenced to death

    A military court on Wednesday sentenced Nidal Hasan to death for the 2009 shooting rampage at Fort Hood, giving the U.S. Army psychiatrist a path to the martyrdom he seemed to want in the attack on unarmed fellow soldiers.

  • Life term for US soldier who killed 16 Afghan villagers

    Life term for US soldier who killed 16 Afghan villagers

    A US army sergeant who murdered 16 Afghan villagers in a horrific rampage was sentenced to life in prison with no possibility of parole on Friday.

  • Fort Hood shooter wants death penalty, says lawyer

    Fort Hood shooter wants death penalty, says lawyer

    A US Army psychiatrist who admitted shooting dozens of soldiers at a Texas base wants the death penalty, according to his standby defense lawyers, who refuse to help him die and want the judge to reduce their role in his court-martial.

  • Bradley Manning's WikiLeaks breach triggered costly US Army scramble, says witness

    Bradley Manning's WikiLeaks breach triggered costly US Army scramble, says witness

    Assessing the breach of the largest leak of classified data in US history cost the military hundreds of thousands of dollars, a retired Army officer on Wednesday told the judge weighing the length of time soldier Bradley Manning will spend in prison....

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