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#Robert Bales

# robert-bales - Thursday 30 May, 2013

US soldier to admit Afghan killings to escape death penalty USA

US soldier to admit Afghan killings to escape death penalty

Robert Bales is accused of killing 16 Afghan villagers last year, and also faces six charges of attempted murder and seven of assault.

# robert-bales - Monday 12 November, 2012

Afghanistan massacre: survivors find hope for justice in video testimony

US Staff Sgt Robert Bales is accused of slipping away from his remote camp in Afghanistan last March and massacring 16 civilians – including nine children.

# robert-bales - Sunday 11 November, 2012

Court hears American soldier put gun in mouth of young Afghan girl

Another young boy remembers being woken up to screams that an American had “killed our men”.

# robert-bales - Monday 26 March, 2012

'Unborn child is the 17th victim' of Afghan shooting spree

Meanwhile, the wife of the accused soldier Robert Bales has given an interview to US television.

# robert-bales - Sunday 25 March, 2012

US pays $50,000 per victim of night raid shooting spree - report

Afghan officials say that the US has paid out compensation following the murder of 16 civilians.

# robert-bales - Friday 23 March, 2012

The 9 at 9: Friday

Nine things to know this morning…

US soldier to face murder charges over deaths of 17 Afghans

Staff Sergeant Robert Bales will also face charges of assault and a string of other offences, a military official says.

# robert-bales - Tuesday 20 March, 2012

Afghan shooting suspect remembers little about night of massacre - lawyer

John Henry Browne met with his client, Staff Sergeant Robert Bales, for the first time today.

# robert-bales - Saturday 17 March, 2012

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The 9 at 9: St Patrick's Day

Nine things to know this St Patrick’s morning…