Captive Of The Taliban: In The Hometown Of An American Prisoner Of War

Hailey, Idaho remains hopeful that a native son held captive by the Taliban will be released. But it has been a harrowing three year ordeal and hope has been dashed before

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  • Bowe Bergdahl's hometown struggles with support in wake of charges - Stars and Stripes
    In Bergdahl Case, the Rare Charge of Misbehavior - New York Times
    03/27/2015 - 12:48 pm | View Link
  • Berghdahl describes the torture he endured - CNN
    House panel asks White House for documents related to Bergdahl swap -
    03/27/2015 - 9:55 am | View Link
  • Bergdahl could face life in prison - CNN
    US defends 'deserter' Bergdahl swap - BBC
    03/26/2015 - 9:41 am | View Link
  • Boehner: Bergdahl 'innocent until proven guilty' -
    Bowe Bergdahl, in sparse prose, describes the conditions of his ... - Washington Post
    03/25/2015 - 7:07 am | View Link
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  • Bergdahl tortured, still charged
    AP Photo Flags and balloons in the soldier’s hometown ... of his time as a Taliban captive. However, military brass needed to prosecute the case because a conviction would mean Bergdahl cannot collect special compensation as a prisoner of war, Conway ...
    03/27/2015 - 2:05 pm | View Link
  • Whatever Bergdahl’s Verdict, The Price Of The Trade Was Too High
    He hosts the weekly video series “The Free Fire Zone”, which breaks down national security issues for the American ... Omari (a prisoner offered in trade). Sangeen wants a ransom. Sangeen and other commanders at his level feel that the Taliban ...
    03/25/2015 - 9:00 pm | View Link
  • Boehner weighs in on Bergdahl, slams Obama prisoner swap
    "Well, like any American, you're innocent until proven guilty ... agencies operating under its umbrella had judged that a prisoner released in the exchange had since contacted the Taliban. CNN's Ted Barrett contributed to this report.
    03/25/2015 - 12:13 pm | View Link
  • Idaho official: Hometown support is firm for Bergdahl family
    BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Before he was a soldier and a captive, before he faced military ... last year after Bergdahl was recovered from the Taliban by special U.S. forces in Afghanistan as part of a prisoner swap. In exchange for Bergdahl, the U.S. released ...
    03/25/2015 - 11:39 am | View Link
  • Military: Bergdahl may face life in prison if convicted
    “I would think that it would raise doubts in the mind of the average American ... as a Taliban captive. However, military brass needed to prosecute the case because a conviction would mean Bergdahl cannot collect special compensation as a prisoner ...
    03/25/2015 - 10:08 am | View Link
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  • Captive: My Time as a Prisoner of the Taliban ... Captive: My Time as a Prisoner of the Taliban (0880313906479): Jere Van Dyk: Books
    03/27/2015 - 11:05 pm | View Website
  • Obama Defends Swap of Taliban for American P.O.W ...
    The president defended the United States prisoners exchange that freed Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl from Taliban captivity after five years. June 3, 2014.
    03/27/2015 - 1:25 pm | View Website
  • Yvonne Ridley : Taliban Prisoner Converts To Islam | FULL ...
    Yvonne Ridley (born 23 April 1958) is a British journalist and Respect Party activist best known for her capture by the Taliban and subsequent conversion ...
    03/26/2015 - 11:53 am | View Website
  • Bowe Bergdahl
    Bowe Robert Bergdahl (born March 28, 1986) is a United States Army soldier who was held captive by the Taliban -aligned Haqqani network in Afghanistan from June 2009 ...
    03/23/2015 - 9:15 pm | View Website
  • Bowe Bergdahl, American Soldier, Freed by Taliban in ...
    Sergeant Bergdahl, the lone American prisoner of war from the Afghan conflict, has been released in exchange for five Taliban prisoners at Guantánamo Bay.
    03/14/2015 - 8:50 pm | View Website
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