- uploaded: Jul 19, 2013
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Parole: from Old French, literally â€˜word,â€™ also â€˜formal promise.â€™
(Yeah, like 'word of honor', if anyone remembers what that used to stand for.)
"Criticizing military = Aiding the enemy? Manning charge upheld"
Prospects are looking bleak for the US army whistleblower Bradley Manning. A military judge has refused to drop the charge against him of 'aiding the enemy'. That means the army private - who turned over thousands of classified documents to WikiLeaks - could spend the rest of his life behind bars with no chance of parole.