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Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl Returned
To Regular Army Duty

Associated Press, by Robert Burns

Original Article

Posted By:earlybird, 7/14/2014 1:35:44 PM

WASHINGTON — Bowe Bergdahl, the Army sergeant who spent nearly five years as a Taliban captive in Afghanistan, was returned to regular duty Monday with a desk job that makes him available to Army investigators for questioning about his disappearance in 2009. In a brief statement, the Army said Bergdahl is now assigned to U.S. Army North at Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston in Texas, the same base where he has been decompressing and recuperating from the effects of his lengthy captivity. His exact administrative duties were not immediately disclosed, but a Pentagon spokesman, Army Col. Steve Warren, said

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A regular soldier now. Oh, really?

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: right-turn, 7/14/2014 1:41:27 PM     (No. 9923972)

Anything that occurs in this administration is fodder for ´the twilight zone´.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: stablemoney, 7/14/2014 1:44:06 PM     (No. 9923977)

The people that run this country have gone crazy.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: agrunt, 7/14/2014 1:59:54 PM     (No. 9924006)

The REMFS have taken over. The aim seems to be to destroy the finest fighting force history has ever seen. Won´t work they can´t get rid of enough E6´s, E7´s and E8´s.
If we could come back after Viet Nam the core will still be there waiting to burn through. They will lose -- big time!

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Reply 4 - Posted by: nimby, 7/14/2014 2:04:11 PM     (No. 9924016)

With a check for $350,000 in reimbursement pay!!!

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Reply 5 - Posted by: aasilver, 7/14/2014 2:08:09 PM     (No. 9924027)

Obama has to justify sending the four Taliban back to the middle east. That only is justified if Bergdahl is found innocent of desertion.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Janylou, 7/14/2014 2:21:56 PM     (No. 9924054)

I can´t believe he will be very popular. Is the CO going to force his company to be nice to him?

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Reply 7 - Posted by: CzndCitzen, 7/14/2014 3:13:40 PM     (No. 9924130)

The Regular Army should not have to be exposed to this highly irregular example of a deserting traitor.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: PAdiva, 7/14/2014 3:16:36 PM     (No. 9924137)

I hope that the only reason for doing this is to keep him close by for when all the investigations are done. Then he will be toast.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Tulunk, 7/14/2014 3:38:10 PM     (No. 9924178)

Let me see if I have this straight. They are handing out pink slips to hundreds of active, loyal military people to save money, but have plenty of money to shower on a deserter. Wonder whose job Bowe is taking over. And how long will he be needing two babysitters? Gee, you think someone might issue some GI justice if he isn´t guarded 24/7?

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