FORT MEADE, Md. - US military judge Colonel Denise Lind on Thursday accepted the guilty plea on 10 charges from US Army Private Bradley Manning in his military court-martial for providing secret documents to the WikiLeaks website.

Manning. 25, pleaded guilty to a series of 10 lesser charges that he misused classified information for which he faces a maximum of 20 years in prison, although he pleaded not guilty to the top charge of aiding the enemy.

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