One of the men accused of plotting the 9/11 attacks was restrained at the beginning of his appearance before a US military tribunal at Guantanamo Bay to be charged.
Walid bin Attash was tightly strapped into a restraining chair after refusing to come to court voluntarily.
The judge freed him after he promised to behave inside the courtroom.
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