29 Apr '16, 5am

#VETS R PLEASED the #ARMY FINALLY did what was RIGHT & will keep SFC MARTEL: #MILITARY #TCOT

#VETS R PLEASED the #ARMY FINALLY did what was RIGHT & will keep SFC MARTEL: #MILITARY #TCOT

EXCLUSIVE: In a stunning reversal, the U.S. Army decided late Thursday to retain a decorated Green Beret it had planned to kick out after he physically confronted a local Afghan commander accused of raping a boy over the course of many days. Sgt 1st Class Charles Martland, confirmed the Army's decision to retain him when reached by Fox News, who has been covering the story in depth for the past eight months and first broke the story of the Army's decision in August to kick out Martland over the incident, which occurred in northern Afghanistan in 2011. "I am real thankful for being able to continue to serve," said Martland when reached on the telephone by Fox News. "I appreciate everything Congressman Duncan Hunter and his Chief of Staff, Joe Kasper did for me." As first reported by Fox News, while deployed to Kunduz Province, Afghanistan, Martland and his team leader confr...

Full article: http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2016/04/29/army-retains-d...

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