US Defense chief defends Taliban prisoner swap before Congress (13)

IRIB English 2014.06.12 11:36
US Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel told a contentious congressional hearing on Wednesday the exchange of five Taliban leaders for war prisoner Bowe Bergdahl was an imperfect decision that eroded trust with Congress but he denied it involved negotiating with Taliban. According to the Associated Press, Hagel told the House Armed Services Committee that President Barack Obama's approval of the prisoner exchange
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