FORT MEADE, Md. (AP) — A war-crimes judge at Guantanamo Bay is pondering the way forward for five detainees accused in the Sept. 11 attacks after ordering a separate trial for one of them.

The tribunal reconvenes Wednesday afternoon at the U.S. naval base in Cuba for more proceedings involving Ramzi Binalshibh.

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Army Col. James Pohl severed Binalshibh’s case from those of four co-defendants last month amid concerns that issues, including questions about his mental health, would unduly delay progress on the larger case.

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Prosecutors have asked Pohl to reconsider his severance order. They say the issues peculiar to Binalshibh can be resolved in a timely fashion without trying him separately.

The hearing is being shown on closed-circuit video at Fort Meade, near Baltimore.

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