Eugene Fidell on Bergdahl controversy

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Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, held for nearly five years in Afghanistan, was freed last week in a prisoner-swap deal with the Taliban, brokered by the Qatari government. Five Taliban militants were released from the U.S. prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and flown to Qatar.

For more on Bergdahl’s release, and the controversy surrounding it, CCTV’s Elaine Reyes interviews Eugene Fidell. He teaches military law at Yale Law School. He’s also the co-founder and former president of the National Institute of Military Justice.

Eugene Fidell on Bergdahl Controversy

Eugene Fidell on Bergdahl Controversy

Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, held for nearly five years in Afghanistan, was freed last week in a prisoner-swap deal with the Taliban brokered by the Qatari government. Five Taliban militants were released from the U.S. prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and flown to Qatar. For more on Bergdahl's release, and the controversy surrounding it, CCTV's Elaine Reyes interviews Eugene Fidell. He teaches military law at Yale Law School. He's also the co-founder and former president of the National Institute of Military Justice.
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