Manning sentence reduced for abuse received

Bradley Manning will be dishonourably discharged from the US army and will forfeit some pay.

His sentenced will be reduced by the 1,182 days already spent behind bars plus a further 112 days for abuse received whilst already held.

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WikiLeaks soldier jailed

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