Family of US soldier held by Taliban ‘encouraged’ by potential swap for Gitmo prisoners

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Hopes dimmed for talks aimed at ending the Afghan war when an angry President Hamid Karzai on Wednesday suspended security negotiations with the U.S.

Scott Bergman‘s insight:

This US Soldier has been held prisioner by the Taliban for the last 4 years. While I think it was awesome that ex-soldier Jessica Lynch was rescued by the navy seals in a huge effort, I have to wonder why the military never made much effort to rescue this soldier. I guess he wasn’t pretty enough.

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