LATEST: Officials Say Military Advised Obama Not to Make Bergdahl Swap

On The Real Story this hour, Mike Emanuel reported new fallout over the release of five Gitmo detainees for Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl. A senior Defense official tells Fox News that military officials advised President Obama not to make the prisoner swap, calling it “like handing over five four-star generals of the Taliban.”

Meanwhile, Senator Saxby Chambliss (R-GA), member of the Senate Intelligence Committee, blasted the report that the Taliban threatened to kill Bergdahl if anyone leaked word of the swap.

READ MORE: http://foxnewsinsider.com/2014/06/06/defense-official-military-advised-obama-not-make-bergdahl-swap

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