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Military dog "captured" by Taliban

Friday, February 07, 2014 - 00:49

Feb. 7 - Video posted on a Afghan website shows a military working dog now in Taliban custody. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.

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Video posted on a pro-Taliban website shows footage of what is said to be a military dog "captured" during a battle between Taliban fighters and U.S. forces. The dog, wearing a vest with equipment is on a leash. A narrator says the dog was captured along with weapons during a fight in which six Americans were killed. The canine POW or prioner of war's name is "Dagerwal," which means "colonel". A Nato spokesman confirmed that a military working dog went missing during a mission in December, 2013. No other details were given.

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Military dog "captured" by Taliban

Friday, February 07, 2014 - 00:49