July 27th, 2010
09:12 PM ET

All out effort to find missing soldier, documents show

When U.S. Army Pfc. Bowe Bergdahl was first discovered missing from his base in southeastern Afghanistan last summer, the commander of his unit quickly ordered "all operations will cease until missing soldier is found."

"All assets will be focused on the DUSTWUN (duty status - whereabouts unknown) situation and sustainment operations," according to one of the 90,000 secret military reports released this week by WikiLeaks. FULL POST

April 8th, 2010
09:09 AM ET

After video release, military slams 'means of propaganda'

A video purportedly showing a U.S. soldier captured in Afghanistan last June was posted Wednesday on a radical Web site, and it prompted a denunciation from the U.S. military.

Pfc. Bowe Robert Bergdahl, 23, disappeared from his combat outpost in southeastern Paktika province sometime after he finished his guard duty shift on the night of June 29.

"The continuing use of Private First Class Bowe Bergdahl as a means of propaganda is a deplorable act and only fuels our efforts to find him and bring him home," U.S. Navy Rear Admiral Gregory Smith, spokesman for NATO's International Security Assistance Force, said Thursday. FULL POST

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