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U.S. Soldier Sentenced to Die for Attack on Own Unit

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U.S. Soldier Sentenced to Die for Attack on Own Unit

U.S. Soldier Sentenced to Die for Attack on Own Unit

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A military jury sentences Army Sgt. Hasan Akbar to death. Akbar attacked members of his own unit while serving in Kuwait during the opening days of the 2003 invasion of Iraq, killing two and wounding 14 others.

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