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How Bradley Manning Will Change the US Military (VOA On Assignment Aug 23)i
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August 23, 2013
VOA Pentagon Correspondent Luis Ramirez joins On Assignment's Philip Alexiou to discuss the case of Bradley Manning and its expected effects on the U.S. military. The U.S. Army private was sentenced to 35 years in prison for leaking more than 700,000 secret government documents to the whistleblower website WikiLeaks. Luis says the case has raised serious questions for the military on the issues of mental health and intelligence access.

How Bradley Manning Will Change the US Military (VOA On Assignment Aug 23)

Published August 23, 2013

VOA Pentagon Correspondent Luis Ramirez joins On Assignment's Philip Alexiou to discuss the case of Bradley Manning and its expected effects on the U.S. military. The U.S. Army private was sentenced to 35 years in prison for leaking more than 700,000 secret government documents to the whistleblower website WikiLeaks. Luis says the case has raised serious questions for the military on the issues of mental health and intelligence access.

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