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Desertion

Iraqi Army Running Desperately Short of Deserters

BAGHDAD, IRAQ – A confidential Pentagon memo on the fighting in Iraq suggests that problems in the Iraqi Army have reached the point where it is now even running desperately short of deserters. The memo, written by the U.S. military's…

Taliban Charges Bowe Bergdahl With Desertion

QUETTA, PAKISTAN – Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl may be innocent of desertion as far as the U.S. Army is concerned, but in recent days the ex-prisoner of war now faces the same charges from the most unlikely direction: his former captors. Afghan …

Advice Column: Ask a Deserter

Ask a Deserter is a semi-regular advice column where you can get advice from the very worst of the military.  Here you can get any of your questions about turning into a pathetic coward and ruining your life answered from someone who has…