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Jun 4, 2014 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Was she really "not a fan of the idea" or is that just part of her team's and the Leftist Daily Beast's clever spin, admitting she was heavily involved in the negotiations (because they know they can't hide that fact), but then covering her ass by saying her vision for the deal was WAY better ...

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Jun 3, 2014 Comments Off Darby Crash

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Jun 3, 2014 Comments Off Darby Crash

Excerpted from Washington Free Beacon: Much of what the Obama administration originally claimed about its controversial decision to trade Taliban commanders for the release of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl “is now in question,” ABC’s Jonathan Karl reported Tuesday night. Keep reading

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Jun 3, 2014 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from DAILY MAIL: Bowe Bergdahl left a note saying he had gone to start a 'new life' and a former comrade broke his military gagging order today to tell MailOnline of the jaw-dropping moment he discovered the Taliban POW had walked off from their Afghanistan base. That revelation came just hours before two top government ...

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Jun 3, 2014 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from THE HILL: The White House has apologized to Senate Intelligence Committee Chairwoman Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) for failing to alert her in advance of a decision to release Taliban commanders from Guantanamo Bay. Feinstein told reporters that she received a call from Deputy National Security Adviser Tony Blinken on Monday evening apologizing for what the ...

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Jun 3, 2014 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

(CNN) - Former Army Sgt. Evan Buetow was the team leader with Bowe Bergdahl the night Bergdahl disappeared. "Bergdahl is a deserter, and he's not a hero," says Buetow. "He needs to answer for what he did." Within days of his disappearance, says Buetow, teams monitoring radio chatter and cell phone communications intercepted an alarming message: The ...

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Jun 3, 2014 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

WASHINGTON — In his five years of captivity, Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl was never listed by the Pentagon as a prisoner of war. Nor has the U.S. applied that term to any of its Taliban prisoners — including the five senior Taliban figures who were released last weekend from detention at the U.S. detention center at ...

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Jun 3, 2014 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from DAILY MAIL: A captured American soldier is training Taliban fighters bomb-making and ambush skills, according to one of his captors and Afghan intelligence officials. Private Bowe Bergdahl disappeared in June 2009 while based in eastern Afghanistan and is thought to be the only U.S. serviceman in captivity. The 24-year-old has converted to Islam and now ...

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Jun 3, 2014 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

The Constitution defines treason as specific acts, namely "levying War against [the people of the United States], or in adhering to their Enemies, giving them Aid and Comfort." Excerpted from The Daily Mail: Goats have been slaughtered and served up across Afghanistan as the Taliban celebrates the release of five Guantanamo Bay detainees as part of ...

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Jun 2, 2014 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from WASHINGTON TIMES: The Pentagon on several occasions had ground-level intelligence on where ArmySgt. Bowe Bergdahl was being held captive at various times — down to how many gunmen were guarding him — but special operations commanders repeatedly shelved rescue missions because they didn’t want to risk casualties for a man they believed to ...

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Jun 2, 2014 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from THE BLAZE: House Republicans said Monday that the Obama administration gave Congress just five hours notice that they were about to start moving five detainees at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, to Qatar. Republicans on the House Armed Services Committee said that violates current law, which requires a 30-day notice. The administration announced over the weekend that ...

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Jun 2, 2014 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

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Jun 2, 2014 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

KABUL (Reuters) - The release of five Taliban prisoners in exchange for a U.S. soldier has drawn criticism from some Afghans, who say the detainees are dangerous and will rekindle ties with terrorist networks to resume fighting, just as most foreign troops leave. The men had been held at the U.S. naval base at Guantanamo Bay, ...

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Jun 2, 2014 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from DAILY BEAST: For five years, soldiers have been forced to stay silent about the disappearance and search for Bergdahl. Now we can talk about what really happened. It was June 30, 2009, and I was in the city of Sharana, the capitol of Paktika province in Afghanistan. As I stepped out of a decrepit ...

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Jun 2, 2014 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from BIG PEACE: On Monday, former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin slammed President Barack Obama for trading five high-level terrorists for an American prisoner of war who reportedly deserted his troops five years ago and caused at least six soldiers to die while searching for him. "You blew it again, Barack Obama," Palin said, slamming Obama ...

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Jun 2, 2014 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

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Jun 2, 2014 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from WEEKLY STANDARD: The Obama administration is facing mounting questions about the controversial prisoner swap that freed Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl from jihadists in Pakistan in exchange for the transfer and ultimate release of five senior Taliban commanders previously held in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. Lawmakers are questioning the wisdom and legality of the move. ...

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Jun 2, 2014 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from WASHINGTON TIMES: Sen. Lindsey Graham, South Carolina Republican, has asked the chairman and ranking member of the Senate Armed Services Committee to hold a hearing on the transfer of five former Guantanamo Bay prisoners to Qatar in exchange for the freedom of Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl from captivity in Afghanistan. “While I appreciate an ...

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Jun 2, 2014 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

(CNSNews.com) -- Eighty-six percent of the U.S. troops who have been wounded in the war in Afghanistan incurred their injuries after January 2009, the month President Barack Obama was first inaugurated, according to the Department of Defense. The Afghan War began on Oct. 7, 2001, and in the more than 12 years since then, 19,793 ...

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Jun 2, 2014 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from FOX NEWS: A senior official confirms to Fox News that the conduct of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl -- both in his final stretch of active duty in Afghanistan and then, too, during his time when he lived among the Taliban -- has been thoroughly investigated by the U.S. intelligence community and is the subject ...

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Jun 2, 2014 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from CNS: The Obama administration says it agreed to the prisoner swap without notifying Congress because it said Bergdahl's health was at risk. "You now are going to have five people potentially on the ground targeting American troops, Afghan troops and the Afghan people. Thre's a lot of questions that need to be asked here," ...

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Jun 2, 2014 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from Washington Free Beacon: Rep. Mike Rogers (R., Mich.) slammed the Obama administration Sunday for setting a dangerous precedent by negotiating with the Taliban for the release of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl. Keep reading

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Jun 1, 2014 Comments Off Jake Hammer

Mullah Omar Excerpted from NBC News: After five detainees from Guantanamo Bay were swapped for the only American soldier held captive in Afghanistan, the Taliban leader Mullah Omar delivered a rare statement Sunday calling the trade a “great victory.” “We shall thank almighty for this great victory,” said the statement. “The sacrifice of our Mujahedin have resulted ...

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Jun 1, 2014 Comments Off Jake Hammer

Excerpted from Breitbart: In 2010, The Taliban claimed U.S. soldier Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl had converted to Islam and had taught them bomb-making techniques. Bergdahl had also changed his name to Abdullah, the Taliban claimed, though the mainstream media largely ignored the story, seeing it as comparable to the tale of Sgt. Brody in the fictional ...

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Jun 1, 2014 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Related: ‘Wanted To Meet With The Taliban’: Platoonmate Who Discovered Bergdahl Missing Paints Portrait Of Long-Premeditated Desertion By Traitor Whose Actions Killed U.S. Troops Related -'Ashamed To Be American': Released U.S. Prisoner Bowe Berghdal Is A Filthy Deserter And Traitor Who Deserves To Be Dead Related - EXPOSED: Obama Released The Five Most Dangerous Taliban Commanders ...

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