Tags: Afghanistan | Barack Obama | Benghazi Scandal | Bowe Bergdahl Freed | Exclusive Interviews | Steve Malzberg Show | War on Terrorism

Daily Caller's Weinstein: Obama Goes From Benghazi to 'Bergdahlzi'

Thursday, 05 Jun 2014 06:49 PM

The controversy swirling around the swap of Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl for five terrorists could mushroom into a scandal that is bigger than Benghazi, according to Jamie Weinstein, senior editor for The Daily Caller.

He told "The Steve Malzberg Show on Newsmax TV'' that Bergdahl Could Become "Bergdahlzi.''

"This could actually become like a Benghazi-type situation or worse in terms of the problems for the White House,'' Weinstein said.

Story continues below video.



He pointed to reports suggesting that Bergdahl not only deserted his unit, but, according to Fox News' James Rosen, "may have been an active collaborator with the enemy.''

"This could be a disaster that the Obama administration has yet to face,'' Weinstein said.

"Even greater than Benghazi. Even greater than the IRS scandal. They gave up five terrorists to bring back somebody who may have actually been a traitor, as some reports suggest.... We don't know for sure yet.''

Bergdahl was traded for five Taliban military leaders who were being held at Guantanamo Bay. The president did not inform Congress of the move before it happened, in apparent violation of the law.



See "The Steve Malzberg Show" on Newsmax TV each weekday live by clicking here now.         








© 2015 Newsmax. All rights reserved.

Around the Web
Join the Newsmax Community
Please review Community Guidelines before posting a comment.
>> Register to share your comments with the community.
>> Login if you are already a member.
blog comments powered by Disqus
 
Email:
Country
Zip Code:
Privacy: We never share your email.
 
Hot Topics
Follow Newsmax
Like us
on Facebook
Follow us
on Twitter
Add us
on Google Plus
Around the Web
Top Stories
You May Also Like

Tony Shaffer to Newsmax: Believe it - Bergdahl Will Be Charged

Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 19:03 PM

Retired U.S. Army Lt. Col. Tony Shaffer, who made the disputed claim that terror-swap soldier Bowe Bergdahl will be char . . .

Judicial Watch's Farrell: We'll Get to Bottom of Bergdahl Swap

Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 18:42 PM

Judicial Watch is suing the Defense Department to determine the truth behind Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel's claim that  . . .

Biblical Scholar: Christianity, Islam, Similar on Anti-Christ

Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 18:19 PM

Belief in the anti-Christ is very real in the doctrines of today's Christian and Islamic societies, according to Dr. Mic . . .

Most Commented

Newsmax, Moneynews, Newsmax Health, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, and Newsmax World are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

 
NEWSMAX.COM
America's News Page
©  Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved