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Bowe Bergdahl, the Army sergeant who has been recovering in Germany after five years as a Taliban captive, arrives at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio
Bowe Bergdahl, the Army sergeant who has been recovering in Germany after five years as a Taliban captive, arrives at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio (AP Photo/AP Video, Manis Calco)
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Bergdahl Back in the US to Continue Recuperation

 

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Bowe Bergdahl, the Army sergeant who has been recovering in Germany after five years as a Taliban captive in Afghanistan, returned to the United States early Friday to continue his medical treatment.

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President Barack Obama listens as British Prime Minister David Cameron speaks during a news conference at the G7 summit in Brussels, Belgium, Thursday, June 5, 2014. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)
President Barack Obama listens as British Prime Minister David Cameron speaks during a news conference at the G7 summit in Brussels, Belgium, Thursday, June 5, 2014. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)
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Obama: ‘No Apologies’ for Bergdahl Prisoner Exchange

BRUSSELS (AP) -- President Barack Obama said Thursday he "absolutely makes no apologies" for seeking the release of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl in a prisoner swap with the Taliban, vigorously defending an exchange that has caused a furor in the United States and has dogged the president on his European trip this week.

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The Taliban on Wednesday, June 4, 2014, released a video showing the handover of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl to U.S. forces in eastern Afghanistan. (AP Photo/Voice Of Jihad Website via AP video)
The Taliban on Wednesday, June 4, 2014, released a video showing the handover of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl to U.S. forces in eastern Afghanistan. (AP Photo/Voice Of Jihad Website via AP video)
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Bergdahl’s Hometown Cancels Celebration Amid Furor

HAILEY, Idaho (AP) -- Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's hometown abruptly canceled plans Wednesday for a welcome-home celebration, citing security concerns over the prospect of big crowds - both for and against the soldier.

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Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, sits in a vehicle guarded by the Taliban in eastern Afghanistan. (AP Photo/Voice Of Jihad Website via AP video)
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AP Analysis: Bergdahl Release Talks Had Wider Goal

The announcement that the U.S. government had secured the release of missing U.S. Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl and that it was freeing five senior Taliban figures from Guantanamo Bay has been portrayed first and foremost as a prisoner exchange. But the four-year history of secret dialogue that led to Saturday's release suggests that the main goal of each side may have been far more sweeping.

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Both Prisoner Exchanges Caught on Tape by Taliban [VIDEO/POLL]

From CNN, here's a video/story of the actual handover of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl to the U.S. military by the Taliban, and also of the 5 suspected Taliban terrorists by the U.S. Controversy has swirled around this decision. Was Bergdahl a deserter? The more we learn, the more it would seem likely.

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The Taliban office in Doha before the official opening in Doha, Qatar. Qatar’ played a behind-the-scenes role in securing the release of U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl,  (AP Photo/Osama Faisal, File)
The Taliban office in Doha before the official opening in Doha, Qatar. Qatar’ played a behind-the-scenes role in securing the release of U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, (AP Photo/Osama Faisal, File)
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Tiny Qatar Stands to Benefit from Go-Between Role

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- Qatar's behind-the-scenes role in securing the release of U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl in exchange for five Taliban operatives was a classic move by a tiny but natural gas-rich Gulf state with outsize ambitions that extend to hosting soccer's World Cup in eight years' time.

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House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington last week. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington last week. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
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Congress Kept in Dark on Bergdahl Swap Since 2012

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Top members of Congress were briefed more than two years ago about the possibility of exchanging an American soldier held captive by the Taliban for five terror suspects at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, senior Democrats and Republicans said Tuesday.

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Jani and Bob Bergdahl, father of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, speak to the media during a press conference at Gowen Field in Boise, Idaho, on Sunday, June 1, 2014.  (AP Photo/Otto Kitsinger)
Jani and Bob Bergdahl, father of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, speak to the media during a press conference at Gowen Field in Boise, Idaho, on Sunday, June 1, 2014. (AP Photo/Otto Kitsinger)
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Friends Describe Freed US Soldier as Multi-Faceted

BOISE, Idaho (AP) -- Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl always seemed to be searching for something to define his life.

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U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl (US Army)
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Taliban Offer To Free US Soldier

The Afghan Taliban say they are ready to hand over a U.S. soldier held captive since 2009 in exchange for five of their senior operatives being held at the Guantanamo Bay prison.

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