FILE - In this file image taken from video obtained from Voice Of Jihad Website, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, sits in a vehicle guarded by the Taliban in eastern Afghanistan. Once released from captivity, a soldier like Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl enters a series of debriefings and counseling sessions, all carefully orchestrated by the U.S. military, to ease the soldier back into normal life. In military parlance, its known as reintegration, and Bergdahl, who spent five years as a captive of the Taliban under circumstances now hotly debated, is working his way through its early stages at a U.S. military hospital in Germany. (AP Photo/Voice Of Jihad Website via AP video, File)
Bergdahl’s unit was known for its issues
Second Platoon » He was characterized as a good soldier by his unit’s leaders, but he was sort of an enigma with cohorts.
By RICHARD A. OPPEL Jr. and ERIC SCHMITT
| c.2014 New York Times
First Published Jun 07 2014 07:14 pm • Last Updated Jun 07 2014 08:31 pm
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