Lawmakers say the former detainees could "return to the fight" in days.
I support increased flexibility in the pace of drawdown of our troops," said Smith.
The Taliban is an "armed insurgency" focused on Afghanistan, says the White House.
The Pentagon on Monday said it is not changing the timeline for the withdrawal.
Feinstein and Grassley want a "comprehensive, multi-agency" strategy from White House.
"As terrible as it is, its not going to change our strategy," said a spokesman.
A report by the investigating officer is now being reviewed by commanders.
The increased fighting comes as U.S. troops begin their drawdown.
Rep. Hastings (D-Fla.) argued prisoners exchanged for Bergdahl unlikely to return to combat.
“This is not an intelligence failure, this is a policy failure,” Chairman Rogers said.
Gen. James Amos called the death of three Marines this week a "rude awakening."
Sen. Carl Levin (D-Mich.) blocked Sen. Rob Portman (R-Ohio) from passing a resolution that would...
Republicans say the president paid too high a price for the soldier's return.
A desertion charge for Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl could prove embarrassing for the White House.
U.S. commander in Afghanistan says U.S. has two years to build capability of Afghan forces.
“Has President Obama not learned from his mistakes in Iraq?” Boehner's office says.
Army has been investigating whether solider kidnapped by Taliban had deserted.
House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Ed Royce (R-Calif.) said the Taliban attack on a Pakistani...
Retired Marine Gen. Allen is meeting with allies as the ISIS fight expands.
Executive branch must notify Congress before transferring Guantánamo Bay prisoners.
A vote could come as soon as Tuesday.
Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's pay was halted during his years in Taliban captivity.
Obama informed congressional leaders Wednesday he wouldn’t seek their approval to initiate action...
Bergdahl will arrive in San Antonio on Friday.