Chelsea Manning Is Missing

According to multiple media reports, supporters of Chelsea Manning have been unable to reach her for six days.

She is currently serving time at the Fort Leavenworth military correctional facility and attempted suicide earlier in the year.

She has missed numerous previously scheduled calls with supporters and her attorney has been unable to get additional information about her whereabouts.

She was sentenced to 14 days in solitary confinement for the attempted suicide. It is not clear whether she began to serve the sentence or not.

Manning is serving a 35 year prison sentence for leaking classified documents to WikiLeaks while on active duty.

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