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Agents: Bergdahl Debriefs Were Intelligence ‘Gold Mine’

October 31, 2017 |

Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl was a “gold mine” of intelligence, helping the military better understand insurgents and how they imprison the enemy, two agents testified Tuesday as defense attorneys sought to show the soldier’s contributions since he was returned in a prisoner swap. The AP reports the testimony runs counterpoint…
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What Bergdahl Said in His Unexpected Testimony

October 30, 2017 |

In an unexpected and emotional statement, Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl apologized in court Monday to all the military personnel who were wounded searching for him and described the daily nightmares and flashbacks to his five years in captivity by Taliban allies he still endures. Bergdahl was the first witness in…
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Ralph Peters: Bergdahl sentencing isn’t about him — It’s about setting an example for any future traitors

October 27, 2017 |

The sentence the military judge will impose on Bowe Bergdahl isn’t about one self-centered deserter.
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Bergdahl May Have ‘Hopelessly Misread’ His Situation

October 23, 2017 |

On Monday Bowe Bergdahl learns his fate, which will come at the hands of a military judge. Bergdahl pleaded guilty last Monday to desertion and misbehavior before the enemy for walking off his military base in Afghanistan in 2009, and he faces five years for the former and up to…
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Judge Won’t Chuck Bergdahl Case Over Trump Comments

February 27, 2017 |

President Trump’s campaign-trail criticism of Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, while “problematic,” hasn’t prevented the soldier from getting a fair trial on charges that he endangered comrades by walking off his post in Afghanistan in 2009, a military judge ruled Friday. Bergdahl’s lawyers had argued that Trump violated their client’s due-process…
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Bergdahl Wants Pardon From Obama, Has Plan for Trump

December 3, 2016 |

US Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, the former prisoner of war who’s accused of endangering comrades by walking off his post in Afghanistan, is asking President Obama to pardon him before leaving office, the AP reports. White House and Justice Department officials said Saturday that Bergdahl had submitted copies of the…
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Bergdahl Explains Why He Walked Off Base

March 17, 2016 |

Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl said he left a post in Afghanistan in 2009 to draw attention to what he saw as bad decisions by officers above him, according to documents released Wednesday that also show he was diagnosed with a psychiatric disorder. Bergdahl told a general who investigated the case…
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Bowe Bergdahl Lawyers Want to Talk to Trump

March 6, 2016 |

Attorneys for Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl said Saturday they may seek a deposition from Donald Trump or call him as a witness, saying they fear his comments could affect their client’s right to a fair trial. Bergdahl’s attorney Army Lt. Col. Franklin Rosenblatt asked Trump in a letter dated Saturday…
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Bowe Bergdahl Diagnosed With Schizophrenia-like Mental Disorder

February 20, 2016 |

For the first time, we know what “severe mental disease or defect” Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl may have been suffering from when he decided to walk away from an Army base in Afghanistan in 2009, the Washington Post reports. The condition is known as schizotypal personality disorder. It’s similar to schizophrenia,…
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