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The Associated Press | July 31, 2013 03:02 AM EST | AP


"We won the battle, now we need to go win the war. Today is a good day, but Bradley is by no means out of the fire." – Attorney David Coombs after U.S. Army Pfc. Bradley Manning was acquitted of aiding the enemy – the most serious charge he faced – but was convicted of espionage, theft and nearly every other count for giving secrets to WikiLeaks.

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"The place is in turmoil, obviously. We have credibility with everybody there, all the different factions there." – Sen. John McCain after he and Sen. Lindsey Graham were asked by President Barack Obama to travel to Egypt next week to urge the military to move ahead on new elections.

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"My message to everyone is the same: This great nation needs to go forward peacefully." – Catherine Ashton, the EU foreign policy chief, in a statement after Egypt's military allowed her to meet with ousted President Mohammed Morsi in his secret detention.