CNN’s Jake Tapper to Interview Bergdhal’s Squad Leader on Today’s ‘The Lead’

Screen Shot 2014-06-04 at 15.06.47Obama’s decision to swap five Guantanamo detainees for the release of Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl has lead headlines inside and outside the Beltway this week. And today, on CNN’s “The Lead with Jake Tapper,” Bergdahl’s squad leader, Staff Sgt. Justin Gerleve, will speak on television for the first time.

On yesterday’s program, Tapper spoke with Bergdahl’s team leader, former Army Sgt. Evan Buetow, who said, “Bergdahl is a deserter, and he’s not a hero…He needs to answer for what he did.”

Tune in to CNN at 4pm for Tapper’s interview with Gerleve and click through for more headlines of one of the week’s biggest news stories.

CNN’s “The Lead with Jake Tapper,” 6.3.14

The Washington Post: Inside the Obama team’s debate over Bergdahl

POLITICO: W.H. officials to talk Bergdahl on Hill

The Guardian: Bowe Bergdahl: Taliban release dramatic video of handover to US