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November 11, 2012

In this courtroom sketch, U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Robert Bales, seated lower center, is shown Friday, Nov. 9, 2012, as he watches testimony from a man named Khamal, who is shown on a video monitor at upper left, sitting next to a translator during a preliminary hearing in a military courtroom at Joint Base Lewis McChord in Washington state. At right is military prosecutor Maj. Rob Stelle. Bales is accused of 16 counts of premeditated murder and six counts of attempted murder for a pre-dawn attack on two villages in Kandahar Province in Afghanistan in March, 2012. Kahan is related to several of the victims. Friday's session was held at night to facilitate the video testimony from Afghanistan.(AP Photo/Lois Silver)