Report: US soldier to face 29 separate charges

A US official has said Staff Sgt. Robert Bales, the soldier accused of a massacre on Afghan civilians, will be charged with 17 counts of murder. He will also face six counts of attempted murder and six counts of aggravated assault and other violations of military law.

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Soldier charged over massacre

A US official has said that Staff Sgt. Robert Bales, the soldier accused of a massacre on Afghan civilians, has been charged with 17 counts of murder. He will also face six counts of attempted murder and six counts of aggravated assault.