Share on Google Plus Share on Twitter Share on Facebook 2 Share on LinkedIn Share on PInterest Share on Fark! Share on Reddit Share on StumbleUpon Tell A Friend 2 (4 Shares)  
Printer Friendly Page Save As Favorite View Favorites View Stats   2 comments

General News

2011-09-06 WikiLeaks Notes: Latest News on #Cablegate Releases

By       Message Wiki Leaks     Permalink
      (Page 1 of 2 pages)
Related Topic(s): ; ; ; , Add Tags Add to My Group(s)

View Ratings | Rate It

opednews.com Headlined to H2 9/6/11

- Advertisement -


This is a "WikiLeaks News Update," a daily news update of stories that are obviously related to WikiLeaks and also freedom of information, transparency, cybersecurity, and freedom of expression. All the times are GMT.

* Updates on WikiLeaks news from #wlfind twitter hashtag (as curated by @wikileaks ):

* Absolutely extraordinary cable on Indian extrajudicial assassinations 'encounter killings' .

* Georgia expresses concern over 2010 increase in Russian arms shipments to Armenia .

* WikiLeaks Cable Shows US Embassy Believed Jakarta Election Was "Rigged'.

* Tantawi sucking up to centcom in 2006, said "simple" Egyptians don't understand benefits of US-Egypt relationship.

10:35 PM Muammar Gaddafi was a key financier of the Communist Party of the Philippines and its military wing and offered support to terrorist groups world wide. Excerpt of a U.S. diplomatic cable from 1991:

- Advertisement -

"On rare occasions the Libyans have used couriers to deliver money to terrorist organizations; the transfer usually occurs in a third country"

"Trainees from Asia, Latin America, and Africa often go to Libya legally, usually pretending to be students. Sometimes, third world nationals travel to Libya for what they believe to be legitimate schooling, such as technical or religious training," it added. "When they arrive, however, they find themselves met at the airport by soldiers, placed on a truck, and transported to a terrorist/dissident training camp."

09:50 PM Documents released by WikiLeaks regarding U.S. pressure over Canada's copyright law paint an alarming picture, according to a statement issued by the NDP.

09:25 PM Kenya trained Somalia fighters:
"Kenya Army was involved in training Kenyans of Somali origin in efforts to topple al-Shabaab from Gedo and the lower and middle Juba region. The United States cables released by whistle blower website, Wikileaks, say the recruitment of up to 4,000 soldiers took place in 2009. (")" via The Standard

09:15 PM Bollywood funded by gangsters, politicians.

- Advertisement -

07:15 PM Julian Assange spoke this morning at Medienwoche @IFA in Berlin, via satellite. He commented on The Guardian's role in the events that lead to the accidental release of the full unredacted Cablegate archive, and defended the publication of the unredacted documents by WikiLeaks after they were already circulating online.

"Let us look at this case properly, he said, - the Guardian newspaper revealed the entire encryption password including that component they were instructed never to write about, and did so in breach of their contract"

In an interview for the New Scientist, Julian elaborated on WikiLeaks' motives to publish the unredacted cables:

Next Page  1  |  2

 

- Advertisement -

View Ratings | Rate It

http://www.wikileaks.org
wikileaks.org is a whistleblower organization

Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon


Go To Commenting

The views expressed in this article are the sole responsibility of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of this website or its editors.

Writers Guidelines

Contact AuthorContact Author Contact EditorContact Editor Author PageView Authors' Articles
- Advertisement -

Most Popular Articles by this Author:     (View All Most Popular Articles by this Author)

Secret Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP) -- Environment Chapter

Wikileaks Analysis Article - Secret Trade in Services Agreement (TISA) - Financial Services Annex

Secret TPP treaty IP Chapter: Advanced text with negotiation positions for all 12 nations

Wikileaks New Release: CIA Red Cell memorandum on"What If Foreigners See the United States as an'Exporter of Terrorism?"

CIA report warned assassination programme might backfire

2011-09-06 WikiLeaks Notes: Latest News on #Cablegate Releases