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Five of the Most
Dangerous Taliban Commanders in U.S.
Custody Exchanged for American Captive

Weekly Standard, by Thomas Joscelyn

Original Article

Posted By:EagleEye, 5/31/2014 9:59:20 PM

The Obama administration announced today that Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who has been held by the Taliban for several years, has been freed from his captors. Reading the stories of his newfound freedom it is impossible not to feel joy for Bergdahl and his family. NBC News reports that Bergdahl held up a sign once he was on board an American helicopter that read, “SF?” The operators quickly confirmed that they were in fact U.S. Special Forces: “Yes, we’ve been looking for you for a long time.” “On behalf of the American people, I was honored to call his parents to express our joy that they can expect his safe return, mindful of their courage

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There is NO way to paint this the right action by 0bama, but rather the opposite. This is going to destroy our weakening foreign policy and "friends," and hurt the whole world terribly. Al Qaeda will expend all its resources to free them at any cost, primarily because they are the leaders of who knows how many terrorist cells there and anywhere. This may be the signal for American terrorist may start probing US and hitting "soft" targets.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: hoosiergirl71, 5/31/2014 10:19:04 PM     (No. 9868856)

Our worst enemies have burrowed into our heart and are destroying us from within. Far too many of us are ignorant by choice, selfish, or just don´t care. somebody better come up with a solution really quickly or...........

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Pros7767, 5/31/2014 10:23:05 PM     (No. 9868861)

How many Americans will die as a result of this decision?

I´m glad Sgt. Bergdahl is home but if I remember the facts, he wandered off the base which enabled his capture.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: TrueBlueWfan, 5/31/2014 10:28:28 PM     (No. 9868867)

Sounds like the plot in "Homeland".

How long have we been negotiating with the taliban? What else are we negotiating? This so-called president is extremely dangerous because absolutely EVERYTHING is political - and designed to help him personally, the country be damned.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: TarAndFeathers, 5/31/2014 10:36:44 PM     (No. 9868880)

Can´t this booger do ANYTHING right!?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Japanorama, 5/31/2014 10:41:56 PM     (No. 9868885)

Good thing they have implanted GPS chips for Predators to locate.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Japanorama, 5/31/2014 10:42:48 PM     (No. 9868887)

Of course I´m happy that Bergdahl is free, but I wonder how many Americans will dies at the hands of these five savages.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: steveW, 5/31/2014 11:49:34 PM     (No. 9868936)

More proof - coincidentally, in an election year - that Dear Leader Barack Hussein is indeed wise and compassionate yet tough. Praise be upon Dear Leader Barack Hussein for rescuing yet another American soldier. Another Gutsy Call from Dear Leader Barack Hussein.

Yippee and yahoo that more freedom fighters are free from the evil evil evil evil hellhole of torture and oppression that is Guantanamo (boo Guantanamo!). The International Community celebrates this wonderful news thanks to Dear Leader Barack Hussein, praise be upon Him.

Dear Leader Barack Hussein not only cares about captured US soldiers, He cares how vets are treated by the VA, He cares about the safety of US personel in Benghazi, He cares if anyone is treated unfairly by the IRS, and He cares about the victims of unemployment all across the nation. His caring - coincidentally, in an election year - is literally limitless and beyond the comprehension of mere mortals. All praise Dear Leader.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Illinois Mom, 6/1/2014 12:23:26 AM     (No. 9868949)

This is what I have been reading about this soldier.

http://thisainthell.us/blog/?p=49386

The comment section has the account of supposed a member of his unit present when it all went down.

I realize this is the Internet and anyone can claim to be anyone. It´s just when I saw these same comments on Facebook,(Later deleted by FB) they were backed up by so many others that I got a feeling, simply by the eloquence of the posts, that they were credible and not anti-military trolls.

Please take a look and those who are military please give your take on it all.

I am glad an American is coming home but there are many questions. The biggest why didn´t the Taliban kill him? They´re not known for taking prisoners and feeding them for five years.

I´m scared, really scared of Obama. Did we just condemn more innocents to death by the release of these five?





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