Transcript for 5 Taliban Prisoners Released From Guantanamo
And as we have reported here, this was part of an exchange. The white house agreeing to let those five detainees leaving. Who are they and where will they end up? Reporting from Pakistan tonight. Reporter: Some of the highest ranking Taliban commanders. In American custody. So dangerous. They have been held for over a decade. Among the five men. Mohamed, the Taliban's former army chief. In 2008. Elite U.S. Army report labeled him high risk say if he was released he would quote, likely rejoin the Taliban. Another, ha seek during the reign of terror in the 1990. Having direct access to Taliban leader omar. He was high up, he used his own home as a safe house. For other militants. Even if all five detainees stay in Qatar for a year, critics in congress and beyond are asking if the price was just too high. Releasing terrorists who can some day once again put more American lives at risk. ABC news, Pakistan.
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