US soldier defers plea in Afghanistan massacre

Staff Sgt Robert Bales appeared in a courtroom for his arraignment on 16 counts of premeditated murder and other charges.

US blocks investigation of Afghan massacre: Lawyer

Staff Sgt Robert Bales was formally charged last week with the murders of eight adults and nine children in Kandahar on March 11.

No faith in trial of Robert Bales: Afghan Taliban

Afghanistan`s Taliban vowed to take revenge on NATO forces for the killing of 17 civilians.

When Bales pulled a woman’s `hand to his crotch`

John Henry Browne declined to discuss the assault accusations because he said it has no bearing on the Afghanistan matter.

Bales charged in Afghan shooting rampage, could face death penalty

US Army Staff Sgt Robert Bales was charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder, a capital offense that could lead to the death penalty.

Afghan killings suspect remembers little: Lawyer

The Army staff sergeant accused of slaughtering 16 Afghan civilians in a nighttime shooting rampage has a sketchy memory of the night of the massacre, his lawyer has said.

US soldier in Afghan massacre arrives at Kansas base

US Army Staff Sergeant Robert Bales is suspected of walking off his base in southern Afghanistan and gunning down 16 villagers.

Afghanistan suspect was loath to deploy: Lawyer

The US soldier is suspected of going on a shooting rampage in villages near his base in southern Afghanistan early Sunday.