30 Jul '14, 11pm
General to question Bergdahl about his disappearance: Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who was released in a... #airforce
WASHINGTON — Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who was released in a prisoner swap with the Taliban two months ago, will meet next week with the senior Army officer investigating the circumstances of his capture in Afghanistan, his lawyer said Wednesday. Bergdahl, who spent five years in captivity, plans to meet with Army Maj. Gen. Kenneth Dahl, the investigating officer, in San Antonio, where Bergdahl is stationed, according to lawyer Eugene Fidell. We are all looking forward to having this over, so he can get on with his life, Fidell said. The Army is trying to determine whether Bergdahl deserted his post or wandered off temporarily and was seized by Taliban militants battling the U.S.-backed government in Afghanistan. The outcome of the investigation will determine whether Bergdahl will be punished, and if so, how severely. The Army said after his return that it did not want t...