5th Stryker Brigade http://www.kplu.org en German news agency obtains secret 5th Stryker Brigade report http://www.kplu.org/post/german-news-agency-obtains-secret-5th-stryker-brigade-report <p><a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kplu/local-kplu-961399.mp3">http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kplu/local-kplu-961399.mp3</a></p><p>A German news publication says it&rsquo;s obtained a copy of a secret Army investigation into leadership problems within the 5th Stryker Brigade. One soldier from this Joint Base Lewis-McChord based unit has pleaded guilty. Four others are charged with war crimes including the murder of innocent Afghan civilians.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 04 Apr 2011 20:28:15 +0000 Austin Jenkins & KPLU News Staff 1132 at http://www.kplu.org German news agency obtains secret 5th Stryker Brigade report Another tragic homecoming for a 5th Stryker Brigade soldier http://www.kplu.org/post/another-tragic-homecoming-5th-stryker-brigade-soldier <p><span class="Apple-style-span" style="line-height: 18px; font-size: 12px; ">It was national news when a Washington-based soldier just back from Afghanistan died in a shootout with police in Salt Lake City. That was in August. Around the same time another soldier from the same brigade also died violently. But his death didn’t get much notice. It happened on a dark two-lane road in rural Wisconsin. &nbsp;</span></p><p> Fri, 03 Dec 2010 16:00:25 +0000 Austin Jenkins 278 at http://www.kplu.org Another tragic homecoming for a 5th Stryker Brigade soldier