Bowe Bergdahl

Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., talks to reporters as he arrives at a closed door briefing on June 4, 2014 on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

House Panel to Investigate Bergdahl Prisoner Swap

The House Armed Services Committee will investigate the Obama administration’s swap of an American prisoner held for five years for five Taliban leaders that caused a political firestorm over the lack of congressional notification and fears the high-level Taliban could return to the Afghanistan battlefield.

06/09/2014

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton writes that the Obama administration demanded the release of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl in every discussion it ever held with the Taliban about prisoners. (Photo: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Clinton Book: ‘There Will Never Be Perfect Clarity On Everything That Happened’ In Benghazi

Clinton writes that the Obama administration demanded the release of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl in every discussion it ever held with the Taliban about prisoners.

06/05/2014

Prior to his Army service, Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl was “administratively discharged” from the Coast Guard after only 26 days in 2006.   (U.S. Army via Getty Images)

Report: Bergdahl Tried Twice To Escape His Taliban Captors

Military investigators are learning his time in captivity was even worse than previously believed, reports CBS News National Security Correspondent David Martin.

06/05/2014

A sign announcing the release of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl sits in the window of a store on Main Street in Hailey, Idaho. (Photo: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Pentagon: Bergdahl’s Health Improving Daily

A Pentagon spokesman says former military captive Bowe Bergdahl’s health is improving daily, and he is resting more comfortably and becoming more involved in a treatment plan designed to ease his return to the U.S.

06/05/2014

Couple Captured By Taliban While Traveling In Afghanistan Say They Have Child

The married couple with a taste for exotic travel set out for Central Asia in the summer of 2012, moving as tourists through a region not normally visited by Westerners.

06/05/2014

In this undated image provided by the U.S. Army, Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl poses in front of an American flag. (credit: U.S. Army via Getty Images)

Report: Bergdahl Wandered Off Post At Least Once Before

Fellow soldiers told investigators that Bergdahl had talked about wanting to explore Afghanistan, and exhibited strange behavior.

06/04/2014

Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl poses in front of an American flag. U.S. officials say Bergdahl, the only American soldier held prisoner in Afghanistan, was exchanged for five Taliban commanders being held at Guantanamo Bay.  (credit: U.S. Army via Getty Images)

Taliban Video Shows Bergdahl’s Release

Video released by the Taliban shows Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl being released to U.S. forces following five years in captivity.

06/04/2014

U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel speaks to members of the military during a visit to Bagram Airfield on June 1, 2014 in Bagram, Afghanistan. (credit: Pablo Martinez Monsivais - Pool/Getty Images)

US Defends Captive Swap With Taliban, Critics Stir

Five years a captive from the Afghanistan war, Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl is back in American hands, freed for five Guantanamo terrorism detainees in a swap stirring sharp debate in Washington over whether the U.S. should have negotiated with the Taliban over prisoners.

06/01/2014

Taliban fighters in Afghanistan. (credit: STR/AFP/Getty Images)

Federal Disorganization Blamed For Slow Release Of Soldier Held By Taliban

The captors of an American soldier held for nearly five years in Afghanistan have signaled a willingness to release him.

04/24/2014

The U.S. Naval Base in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba on Aug. 7, 2013. (credit: CHANTAL VALERY/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: White House Seeking To Resume Talks With Taliban To Exchange Gitmo Prisoners For US POW

The family of the lone known U.S. prisoner of war says it’s “cautiously optimistic” about reported renewed efforts by President Barack Obama’s administration to win his freedom.

02/18/2014

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