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Murder charges over US shooting


A US army major suspected of shooting colleagues at the Fort Hood military base in Texas last week will face 13 murder charges, US officials say.

Maj Nidal Malik Hasan, 39, was shot by police and remains in hospital.

Chris Grey, spokesperson from the army's criminal investigation division, said the investigation is ongoing.


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