Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl’s former squad leader Sgt. Evan Buetow this morning told Martha MacCallum that he believes the former prisoner of war was seeking out the Taliban.

In the days after his disappearance, Buetow heard over the radio that there was an American looking for someone who spoke English so that he could contact the Taliban.


New Video: Taliban Hands Bergdahl Over to U.S. Forces in Afghanistan


Buetow said it’s not surprising that he allegedly walked off the base, referencing many clues leading up to his disappearance.

“Him seeking out the Taliban, that's a different story,” he said.

Watch the full interview above.


Don't miss The Kelly File, Thursday night at 9p/12a ET: Megyn sits down for the first time with six members of Bergdahl's platoon. The State Department has now questioned the credibility of these soldiers, who have been sounding the alarm about Bergdahl's disappearance.


The latest on the Bergdahl exchange from Fox News:

New Photos Show 'Softer Side' of Bergdahl Before Military Service

O'Reilly Blasts Obama Admin: 'Morons' for Saying He Served With Honor

Peters: Obama Admin's Handling of Bergdahl Is 'Benghazi 2.0'

Bergdahl Platoon Mate: He Deserted His Post 'Willfully and Purposefully'