Robert Bales http://kunc.org en Thought Of 'Flames Of Hell' For Sgt. Bales Comforts Afghans http://kunc.org/post/thought-flames-hell-sgt-bales-comforts-afghans It was jarring for survivors and witnesses of the 2012 attack by U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Robert Bales on two villages in Afghanistan to come to the U.S. to testify at his trial this month, translator Ahmad Shafi <a href="http://www.npr.org/2013/08/30/217099446/afghan-survivors-flew-to-u-s-for-massacre-trial" target="_blank">tells <em>Morning Edition</em></a>.<p>They were at Washington State's Joint Base Lewis-McChord — a place much different than their homes in Kandahar. What's more, the U.S. Fri, 30 Aug 2013 13:49:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 49012 at http://kunc.org Thought Of 'Flames Of Hell' For Sgt. Bales Comforts Afghans U.S. Soldier Sentenced To Life In Afghan Village Attacks http://kunc.org/post/us-soldier-sentenced-life-afghan-village-attacks A military jury has sentenced Robert Bales, the U.S. Army staff sergeant who admitted to killing 16 Afghan civilians in 2012, to life in prison without parole. Fri, 23 Aug 2013 18:47:00 +0000 Bill Chappell 48741 at http://kunc.org U.S. Soldier Sentenced To Life In Afghan Village Attacks Soldier Who Admitted To Massacre Hears From Afghan Survivors http://kunc.org/post/soldier-who-admitted-massacre-hears-afghan-survivors Details of the massacre of 16 Afghans by a U.S. soldier last spring are emerging in a courtroom near Tacoma, Wash., where survivors of that attack traveled to confront Army Staff Sgt. Robert Bales. Wed, 21 Aug 2013 22:44:00 +0000 Bill Chappell 48646 at http://kunc.org Soldier Who Admitted To Massacre Hears From Afghan Survivors American Soldier Pleads Guilty In Afghan Massacre http://kunc.org/post/american-soldier-pleads-guilty-afghan-massacre Army Sgt. Robert Bales pleaded guilty Wednesday to killing 16 Afghan civilians in a nighttime massacre. Audie Cornish talks with NPR's Martin Kaste, who listened to Sgt. Bales recount the killings at a military court hearing in Washington state. Bales has struck a deal with prosecutors that will spare him the death penalty. Wed, 05 Jun 2013 20:33:00 +0000 45365 at http://kunc.org U.S. Soldier Pleads Guilty In 2012 Afghan Shooting Rampage http://kunc.org/post/us-soldier-pleads-guilty-afghan-shooting-rampage The United States soldier charged with the murder of 16 Afghan villagers entered a guilty plea on Wednesday during a court hearing at Joint Base Lewis-McChord in Washington state.<p>Staff Sgt. Wed, 05 Jun 2013 16:37:00 +0000 45350 at http://kunc.org U.S. Soldier Pleads Guilty In 2012 Afghan Shooting Rampage