Obama defends decision to free Manning
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Obama defends decision to free Manning

US President Barack Obama has defended his decision to commute the sentence of Wikileaks source Chelsea Manning.

In his final news conference, Mr Obama told the press corps the US Army private "has served a tough prison sentence... due process was carried out".

  • 18 Jan 2017
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