Fort Hood Shooter Guilty On All Counts

Nidal Hasan now faces a possible death sentence for the shooting rampage that killed 13

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Bell County Sheriff's Department / AP

This undated file photo provided by the Bell County Sheriff's Department shows Army psychiatrist Maj. Nidal Hasan.

The army psychiatrist who killed 13 people in a shooting rampage at Fort Hood almost four years ago was convicted on all counts Friday and now faces a possible death sentence.

Army Maj. Nidal Hasan claimed that he was protecting Muslim insurgents abroad when he walked into a waiting room and began firing on unarmed military personnel. Since the military court-martial against him began earlier this month, Hasan acted as his own attorney and did not call any witnesses in his defense.

The 13-member military jury must unanimously agree if Hasan will face death by lethal injection, something the government prosecutors have pushed for from the onset of the trial.