Detainee deal aims for 15-year sentence

Posted: February 21, 2014 at 5:02 a.m.

FORT MEADE, Md. — A Guantanamo Bay prisoner pleaded guilty Thursday to war-crime charges in a pretrial deal aimed at limiting his sentence to 15 years for helping plan the suicide bombing of an oil tanker off Yemen in 2002 that killed a crewman and wounded a dozen others.

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