With a bang and a crash of its website, the new series of the popular podcast Serial arrived earlier this month. Sarah Koenig and her colleagues are taking up the story of Bowe Bergdahl for their second investigation.
Is Bergdahl a deserter? A traitor? Is he, as some critics in the US have implausibly suggested, a real-life incarnation of Nicholas Brody of the TV series Homeland, a captured US serviceman who may have switched sides? Or is he one more casualty of war, a man whose wounds can't be seen but are real nonetheless? It's perfectly possible, of course, to be both.
As we commemorate the 70th anniversary of the D-Day Invasion and the beginning of the liberation of Europe from fascism on June 6, 2014, it is important to reflect on how this day changed history and what it means for us today.
A homecoming party for the American soldier freed by the Taliban after five years in captivity has been cancelled. The controversy
The Taliban has published this video of Bowe Bergdahl, the US Army sergeant they captured in 2009 and held for five years
This is the moment a Taliban suspect was handed over in Qatar as part of a much-criticised deal that freed a US soldier. Bowe
NEW YORK -- On Saturday, American soldier Bowe Berghdahl was released by the Taliban after spending almost five years in
A US soldier held by the Taliban has been released after nearly five years. US Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl, 28, is being
(Press Association) -- A British serviceman has gone missing in southern Afghanistan, the Ministry of Defence (MoD) said