Fort Bragg, North Carolina (CNN)US Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl could spend the rest of his life behind bars after he pleaded guilty Monday to desertion and misbehavior before the enemy. Bergdahl disappeared from his base in Afghanistan in June 2009 and was held in captivity by the Taliban until May 2014. Fort Bragg, North Carolina … Continue reading BERGDAHL “THE DESERTER” PLEADS GUILTY→
The latest updated on this deserter is appalling, a possible payment was made to the Taliban for his release. Now we have learned that this piece of human excrement will be charged with being a DESERTER and misbehaving in front of the enemy. He will be tried in a military court. To rehash the release of … Continue reading COURT MARTIAL FOR AMERICAN BERGDAHL→
Taliban leader was freed from Guantanamo Bay in 2014 swap by Obama
By Paul SperryAugust 16, 2021 9:44pm
When President Barack Obama released five Taliban commanders from the Guantanamo Bay prison in exchange for an American deserter in 2014, he assured a wary public that the dangerous enemy combatants would be transferred to Qatar and kept from causing any trouble in Afghanistan.
In fact, they were left free to engineer Sunday’s sacking of Kabul.
Soon after gaining their freedom, some of the notorious Taliban Five pledged to return to fight Americans in Afghanistan and made contacts with active Taliban militants there. But the Obama-Biden administration turned a blind eye to the disturbing intelligence reports, and it wasn’t long before the freed detainees used Qatar as a base to form a regime in exile.
Eventually, they were recognized by Western diplomats as official representatives of the Taliban during recent “peace” talks.Taliban fighters inside the Presidential Palace in Kabulhttps://imasdk.googleapis.com/js/core/bridge3.476.0_en.html#goog_981661804Play Video
Earlier this year, one of them, Khairullah Khairkhwa, actually sat across the table from President Biden’s envoy to Afghanistan, Zalmay Khalilzad, in Moscow, where Khairkhwa was part of the official Taliban delegation that negotiated the final terms of the US withdrawal. The retreat cleared a path for the Taliban to retake power after 20 years.