Bergdahl lawyer slams candidate Trump over 'traitor' comments

U.S. Army Sergeant Bowe Berghdal is pictured in handout photo provided by U.S. ArmyBy Jim Forsyth SAN ANTONIO (Reuters) – The lawyer for U.S. Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl, the former Taliban prisoner in Afghanistan charged with desertion, on Thursday chastised U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump for calling his client a “traitor.” “Sergeant Bergdahl is not charged with treason or anything like it,” attorney Eugene Fidell said in a statement. “I condemn Mr. Trump’s reckless disregard for the truth.

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