Soldier Facing Court Martial for Refusing to Return to Iraq
Private First Class James Burmeister of Eugene Oregon is currently Locked in a military prison in Kentucky for refusing to return to Iraq. <?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office">
Burmeister suffers from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. He was classified by the military as AWOL -- Absent Without Leave -- while seeking asylum in Canada.
For this and his refusal to return to Iraq, he faces a court martial.
KBOO reporter Linda Olson-Osterlund spoke with Burmeister's mother, Helen, today about her son's case:
- Title: Soldier Facing Court Martial for Refusing to Return to Iraq
- Length: 5:06 minutes (4.67 MB)
- Format: MP3 Mono 44kHz 128Kbps (CBR)