**FILE** In this courtroom sketch, U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Robert Bales (center) is shown Nov. 5, 2012, during a preliminary hearing in a military courtroom at Joint Base Lewis McChord in Washington state. An Afghan National Army guard who reported seeing a U.S. soldier outside a remote base the night 16 civilians were massacred in March said the man did not stop even after being asked three times to do so. (Associated Press)

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**FILE** In this courtroom sketch, U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Robert Bales (center) is shown Nov. 5, 2012, during a preliminary hearing in a military courtroom at Joint Base Lewis McChord in Washington state. An Afghan National Army guard who reported seeing a U.S. soldier outside a remote base the night 16 civilians were massacred in March said the man did not stop even after being asked three times to do so. (Associated Press)