Jeremy Herb

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Before the House Armed Services Committee today,  Chuck Hagel defended  the decision to swap five Taliban leaders for Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl.

Chuck Hagel in the Hot Seat at House Armed Services Committee

Before the House Armed Services Committee today, Chuck Hagel defended the decision to swap five Taliban leaders for Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl.

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