US soldier held by Taliban for five years freed

An American soldier who was held by the Taliban for almost five years, has been freed. Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl is now in US custody.

As part of the deal, five Taliban detainees at Guantanamo Bay have been handed over to Qatar.

ITV News Correspondent Harry Smith reports:

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Released Taliban captive Bergdahl arrives in the US

US army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, freed by the Taliban after five years in captivity, has arrived at a Texas military base, where he will begin the next phase of his "reintegration process".