Family, hometown celebrate US soldier's release from Taliban (9)

Times of India 2014.06.01 05:53
Reuters | Jun 1, 2014, 05.25 AM IST Balloons and celebratory signs sprouted up in the small mountain community of Hailey, Idaho, on Saturday after news that native son US army sergeant Bowe Bergdahl had been freed after almost five years as a prisoner of the Taliban. Bergdahl's parents said they were ecstatic to hear the news from President Barack Obama. "We were so joyful and relieved when President Obama called us today to
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