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U.S. drops charges against 5 detainees

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The Pentagon said Tuesday it has dropped war-crimes charges against five Guantanamo Bay detainees after the former prosecutor in their cases complained that the military was withholding evidence helpful to the defense.

None of the men will be freed
, and the military said it could reinstate charges later.


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