Manning is serving a 35 year sentence in a military jail in Kansas
By Andrew Buncombe | 7 July 2016
THE INDEPENDENT — Chelsea Manning, the military whistleblower serving a 35 year sentence, was rushed to hospital after reportedly trying to take her own life.
There was no immediate independent confirmation of this. A spokesman for the US Army told The Independent he was waiting for an approved statement before being able to comment. TheWashington Post reported that the military said Manning had since been returned to her cell but provided no other details. […]