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Sondra Van Ert, an owner of Baldy Sports in Hailey, Idaho, posts a sign in the window of her business celebrating news of U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's release by the Taliban on Saturday, May 31, 2014.(Credit: AP / Ashley Smith)

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Bowe Bergdahl, U.S. soldier, freed from captivity in Afghanistan

Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, the only American soldier held prisoner in the Afghanistan war, has been freed and is back in U.S. custody after nearly five years of captivity by the Taliban, U.S. officials said May 31, 2014.


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