WikiLeaks Trial Set to Begin

The soldier accused of passing along classified documents to "WikiLeaks"…

The soldier accused of passing along classified documents to “WikiLeaks” is set begin his court martial in Fort Meade, Maryland.

PVT Bradley Manning allegedly leaked a quarter of a million diplomatic communiques and half a million battlefield action reports from Iraq and Afghanistan in 2009 and 2010.

He has already plead guilty to 10 of the 22 charges against him, but not to the most serious charge of aiding the enemy.

It is considered the largest-ever leak of secret US government documents.

Read more at BBC.co.uk.

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