Bowe Bergdahl Charged With Rarely Used Misbehavior Before The EnemyMilitary prosecutors have reached into a section of military law seldom used since World War II in the politically fraught case against Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, the soldier held prisoner for years by the Taliban after leaving his post in Afghanistan.
Taliban Leader Mullah Omar Has Been Dead For Two Years, Afghan Officials SayAfghanistan asserted Wednesday that the Taliban's reclusive leader, Mullah Mohammad Omar, died more than two years ago in a Pakistani hospital — an announcement that injects new uncertainty into the country's fragile peace process.
Bergdahl Wants Court to Disqualify Courts-Martial GeneralArmy Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl (boh BURG'-dahl), the soldier who left his post in Afghanistan and was held by the Taliban for five years, is asking a military appellate court to disqualify the general with broad discretion in his case.
Guantanamo Inmates Swapped For Bergdahl Could Move FreelyA one year travel ban is set to expire for five senior Taliban leaders released from Guantanamo in exchange for Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl.
Bergdahl: I Was Tortured Repeatedly By Taliban For 5 YearsArmy Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl says he was tortured repeatedly in the five years he was held captive by the Taliban.
Former Bush Official: Bergdahl Swap 'Was A Really Dangerous Moment'A former Bush official believes the U.S. set a dangerous precedent swapping five Taliban operatives for Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl as a new report reveals that one of the former Guantanamo Bay detainees has attempted to return to militant activity.
At Least 140 Killed In Taliban Attack On Pakistani Military-Run SchoolPakistani officials say Taliban gunmen have stormed a military-run school in the northwestern city of Peshawar, killing more than 100 students and wounding many more.
Taliban Suicide Bomber Kills 3 NATO Troops Near US EmbassyA Taliban attacker detonated his car bomb next to an international military convoy on Tuesday, killing three troops from the NATO-led force and wounding nearly 20 troops and civilians, officials said.
House Condemns Obama For Failing To Give Notice To Congress About Bergdahl-Taliban SwapThe Republican-controlled House voted Tuesday to condemn President Barack Obama for failing to give 30-day notice to Congress about the exchange in May of American prisoner Bowe Bergdahl for five Taliban leaders held at the U.S. prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.
'The Meaning Of The Law Is Clear And Ambiguous': GAO Says Pentagon Broke Law With Bergdahl SwapThe Pentagon broke the law when it swapped Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, a prisoner in Afghanistan for five years, for five Taliban leaders, congressional investigators said Thursday.
House Panel Condemns Obama For Bergdahl Swap With TalibanA bitterly divided House panel on Tuesday voted to condemn President Barack Obama for the swap of five Taliban leaders for Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who was held prisoner in Afghanistan for five years.
Afghan Vet Who Fought Wounded Gets Medal of Honor Bleeding from both legs and his arm, Ryan Pitts kept firing at about 200 Taliban fighters, even holding onto his grenades an extra moment to ensure the enemy couldn't heave them back. On Monday, President Barack Obama draped the Medal of Honor around his neck, in a somber White House ceremony that also paid tribute to his nine platoon comrades who died that summer day in Afghanistan.