The Kissinger Cables- Three Years After -Collateral Murder – WikiLeaks Explores US Democracy


08/04/2013

Further videos about topics addressed are available in favourites, play lists on my channels and complementary video responses. Mirrored: http://www.democracynow.org – The whistleblowing website WikiLeaks has just published “the Kissinger cables,” 1.7 million U.S. diplomatic and intelligence documents from 1973 to 1976 that include many once-secret memos written by former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger. While the documents have been available to the public at the National Archives, WikiLeaks has created a searchable online database to allow anyone in the world to quickly search them. WikiLeaks founder and editor Julian Assange reportedly did most of the work creating the database from his refuge in Ecuador’s embassy in London. WikiLeaks spokesperson Kristinn Hrafnsson joins us to discuss the documents’ release. Hrafnsson also comments on the recent anniversary of the release of the “Collateral Murder” military video, which shows U.S. forces killing 12 people in the Iraqi suburb of New Baghdad — including two Reuters employees, Saeed Chmagh and Namir Noor-Eldeen. After the video’s release, Hrafnsson met with family members of the victims in Iraq.

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WikiLeaks Project K sleeping danger to US PR


09/04/2013

Ensconced in the Ecuadorian Embassy for over nine months, but still fighting to open the lid on global politics. Julian Assange has released over 1.7 million US diplomatic cables from the 1970s – which he has dubbed the most-significant geopolitical publication ever – READ MORE http://on.rt.com/3ljhfx