There’s 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.”
The Senate Intelligence Committee met behind closed doors today, less than 24 hours after Fox News confirmed that there is a classified file on Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl. Some members of the intelligence community reportedly have concerns that Bergdahl not only deserted his unit in Afghanistan, but may have been an active collaborator with the enemy.
In an exclusive Kelly File interview, Sen. Saxby Chambliss (R-GA) said authorities can still not rule out the sabotage or hijacking of Flight 370. It all comes back to the Boeing 777's transponder, which was manually disabled by someone on the plane before the airliner flew for several more hours.
President Obama met with Senate leaders today on the eve of nuclear negotiations with Iran. He wants the Senate to hold off on new sanctions as nations try to work out a deal.
Tonight at 6p ET, Senator Saxby Chambliss (R-GA) joins Bret Baier for an exclusive interview.