June 7, 2014

6 Issues Raised by the U.S.-Taliban Deal

Ramesh Thakur, Japan Times

The Associated Press

On May 31, after five years in Taliban captivity, 28-year old U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl was released to U.S. Special Forces personnel. He is currently recuperating at a U.S. military base in Germany. In return, the U.S. released the five highest-ranking members of the Afghan Taliban from Guantanamo Bay into the custody of Qatar. There are six intertwined issues:

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TAGGED: Afghanistan, Taliban


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