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Held 5 years, GI swapped for 5 Taliban

WASHINGTON -- The lone U.S. prisoner of war from the Afghan conflict, captured by insurgents nearly five years ago, has been released to U.S. forces in exchange for five Taliban prisoners held at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, officials from President Barack Obama's administration said Saturday.

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