As it happened: Bradley Manning Wikileaks verdict

Key points

  • A US military court finds Pte Bradley Manning guilty of 20 charges, but acquits him of the most serious charge of aiding the enemy
  • Judge Col Denise Lind announced the verdict at Fort Meade, Maryland, after three days of deliberation and a seven-week court martial
  • Pte Manning admitted sharing reams of classified US government documents with anti-secrecy organisation Wikileaks
  • He faces up to 136 years in prison, after a sentencing hearing on Wednesday morning
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Reporting:

  • Nina Lamparski 
  • Daniel Nasaw 

Last updated 30 July 2013

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