Skip to comments.Bergdahl had deserted before & officers KNEW he was a risk: Classified report reveals Armyís fears..
Posted on 06/04/2014 8:07:17 AM PDT by 2ndDivisionVet
A U.S. Army investigation found that Bowe Bergdahl had walked away from his post at least once before his capture - and that other soldiers in his unit knew he was a flight risk.
The 2010 report, called an AR15-6, is still classified, but it appears to confirm allegations that the former prisoner of war violated military regulations - and that the Pentagon knew it all along.
The revelation, attributed to anonymous sources by the Military Times, comes as the nation's top general, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Martin Dempsey, acknowledged the growing cloud of suspicion hanging over Bergdahl.
The Military Times report says that investigators who looked into the June 2009 capture of Bergdahl found that several soldiers from his unit said he had talked openly about wanting to leave the forward operating base where he was stationed.
They found he may have left the base at least once before, as well.
'We have no indication that he intended to leave permanently,' an official told the Military Times.
However, a different source described as a former senior military official, told the New York Times that Bergdahl left a startling note in his tent saying that he no longer supported the Army mission in Afghanistan and that he was leaving to start a new life.
Even amid the mounting evidence that Bergdahl left his post, military law experts told the Military Times that it was unlikely Bergdahl would be court martialed and imprisoned....
(Excerpt) Read more at dailymail.co.uk ...
So...he came in real handy, didn’t he? What a set-up!
Well there's an example of military intelligence.
Too many secrets to come out in a trial. Can't have truth leaking out all over the place, now can we?............
Then why didn’t they ship him home after the first time?
Thank you, Lord, for foreign media. America would be in the dark.
Obama administration is in overdrive to prevent the truth about the Obama administration. The truth could cause somebody to become upset in the Obama administration.
In one of the articles at DM it said that he was so trusted by his captors that they allowed him to sleep without restraints and they allowed him to go hunting for small game with an old English rifle.
It sounds like a summer camp — are they going to send him a bill.
RE: Bergdahl had deserted before
Why did this guy even bother to join the army?
How that POS 0dumbo can get away with betraying our country like this makes me sick
We demand articles of impeachment regardless what the senate does or does not do!
Breathtakingly impotent/incompetent leadership up in D.C..
If this desertion issue become a big problem for Obama, I predict that he will say that he learned about it watching the news on TV.
How many times has Obama learned about something by watching the news?
Can you imagine if Bush said he didn’t know about something but learned about it by watching the news? The liberals would have had meltdowns about how ignorant he was about what was happening in his own administration.
For a former community organizer swapping 5 Taliban detainees for 1 American deserter might have seemed like a good idea at the time.
But then to have invited his Taliban sympathizing parents to the White House to give a prayer to Allah and speak in a foreign language to the American people. Brilliant!
~~~’We have no indication that he intended to leave permanently,’ an official told the Military Times.~~~
See? So all enlisted on bases can now just take a three-day leave to party and whatever.
Just say you had no intentions of leaving permanently!
don't worry on that point the thugs that had him and released him have probably been paid very well courtesy of the US Taxpayers. Probably begins with a 'b' and ends in an 's'
In basic combat training I talked with a neo-Nazi who had joined to learn small unit weapons & tactics for his fascist group. The Army had sniffed him out and had him painting murals in the orderly room (he wasn’t half-bad in a primitive way) before giving him his bad conduct discharge.
Maybe something like that in this case?
Another Obama photo op to please the LIV's. The cherry on the top was the father's Arabic salute to Allah in the Rose Garden while Obama beamed even before the translation was made. Can you spell TRAITOR!!!!? Well at least it saved a trip on AF1 to bow to the Saudi King.
And this man for five known, committed killers?
Sadly, a day will come soon when people will die at the hands of these murderers.
But take comfort in knowing that the deserter will be safe and comfy.
14 men died and many were wounded looking for him.
RE: In basic combat training I talked with a neo-Nazi who had joined to learn small unit weapons & tactics for his fascist group. The Army had sniffed him out and had him painting murals in the orderly room (he wasnt half-bad in a primitive way) before giving him his bad conduct discharge.
So, to make a long story short, Bergdahl was an Islamist sympathizer joining the US army to learn about its tactics and strategies in order to later help the Jihadis with the information he gathered?
If so, Why wasn’t he sniffed out in the beginning?
You have to be looking for something to find it, in most cases. Have you seen who the president is these days? He can recite the call to prayer better than most imams.
"And it turned out he didn't, right?" he continued. "I mean, sure, we had to send back the Taliban prisoners, a boxcar full of weapons, a few bars of gold, and a DVD collection of 0bama speeches and Lady Gaga dance numbers, but it was worth it."
The rose garden grab ass photo op was a big mistake. Brother Rat owns this one!
They can't be bothered with petty matters like the Constitution and national security. They have bigger fish to fry in this mid-term election year -- defeating the Tea Party.
Right... so he could go and live in the mountains!
Do you happen to have that photo?
I though when they first starting about that guy on T V they were calling him Birddog. LOL
If I do I will be sure to bring a flashlight ... or two.
In a war zone, even! Guess we are wasting a lot of money on combat pay, if they have so much freedom to come and go in these foreign countries. HA
No need to. There’s plenty of light over here.
“...the father’s Arabic salute to Allah in the Rose Garden while Obama beamed even before the translation was made...”
BHO2 doesn’t need a translator. He speaks and understands a number of languages: Indonesian, English, Arabic, and Pashto (the language used in parts of Afghanistan and Pakistan).
Was the military so desperate for soldiers that it kept baby-sitting this weirdo after his first attempt at deserting? Really .who is leading our military now? It certainly isn’t the caliber of the brass that won WW II. It doesn’t inspire much confidence in this most expensive military in the history of the planet.
He was homeschooled by mama...but didn't get his GED until he was 20.
There was plenty known about Afghanistan, the people and the troops by the time he joined.
I'd go back to when he tried to sign up for the Foreign Legion (Who does that?)
Then see if there are any comments when he did sign up. You just have to track him. He's another Richard ??? (forgot).
Remember Major Hassan?
The rose garden grab ass photo op was a big mistake. Brother Rat owns this one!
What was that all about?
Military intelligence is an oxymoron....
But I digress. Leaving the first time is certainly at least an Article 15 offense and deserves at least a demotion and a black mark on one’s record. Not an example of “dedicated” service.
Considering various tweets and e-mails, that in itself would be enough to get most anybody confined to post and relieved of duty.
Military intelligence detected Major Hassan once he started shooting, and then immediately called in the local police to handle the situation.
The second photo at the link misidentifies Bergdhal as the one in the T-shirt. He’s actually the one on the left. His name is on the sleeve of his fatigues. The traitor’s head shape is weird...looks like an alien.
All I can say about that comment from his higher officers is that it was a different military under Reagan. Court Martials were normal and for much smaller infractions. You were expected to be a soldier loyal to your country. What kind of idiots are running the military now.
I still have a little faith in military justice system. Too many eyes on this case. Brass must proceed. Update investigation. Grill Bergdahl. Do not allow him to be indoctrinated by his weird parents. Put him in custody.
For Obozo and his mediots, they are damned if they do and damned worse if they don’t prosecute Bergdahl.....................
RE: I’d go back to when he tried to sign up for the Foreign Legion (Who does that?)
Which one? There are quite a number of foreign legions in the world.
The most famous one is French.
Most of those who sign up want to become French Citizens after their service.
Half the country gets their information from MSNBC, SNL, CNN, Moveon.org and similar sources... so they will remain in the dark.
Father Of Soldier Who Obama Released, Declares Muslim Victory Call, And Obama Smiles As Soon As He Hears The War Cry Of Allah
By Ted on June 2, 2014 in Featured, General
By Walid Shoebat And Theodore Shoebat (A Shoebat Exclusive)
JUST WAIT TILL YOU READ ALL THE EVIDENCE WE ACCUMULATED ON THIS SUPPOSED RESCUE OPERATION.
FIRST THINGS FIRST
While the Obama administration is proudly touting how it was able to free an American soldier who was captured by the Taliban, what no one picked is the fact that Obama SMILED as soon as he heard the most famous war cry of Islam, bismillah al-rahman al-rahim, Arabic for in the name of Allah the most gracious, the most merciful.
Watch Obama smile as soon as Bergdahl gives the most famous Muslim expression, the Bismillah or the Basmallah:
The basmallah is the Islamic expression for victory and only indicates that Sgt. Bowe Bergdahls father is a Muslim.
Think that the man is acting as Muslim for a stealth operation to rescue his son who is already in good hands in Germany? And what is with the long beard and trimmed mustache?
No this is not a bum, biker, or a Santa Clause fan. When one gives the basmallah, trims his mustache and elongates his beard, its the first sign of a convert to Islam, just as that an ex-Muslim putting on a cross and saying, In the name of the Father, and the Son, and the Holy Spirit, is evidence enough of conversion to Christianity. But there is much more we obtained on this stealth jihadist.
But first, Obamas smile says much. Obama has never declared the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit, and has no real testimony of converting to Christianity, as his pastor Jeremiah Wright stated:
I made it easy for him to come to an understanding of who Jesus Christ is and not feel that he was turning his back on his Islamic friends and his Islamic traditions and his understanding of Islam
EVIDENCE THAT BERGDAHL CONVERTED TO JIHADI ISLAM
We were first hit with news from Brietbart that the Taliban said that Robert Bowe Bergdahls son, Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, converted to Islam, changed his name to Abdullah, and even trained the Taliban in bomb making techniques.
And like father like son, the young Bergdahl, also trims his mustache and extends his beard, as these pictures show:
The rest of the history