Manning Is Acquitted of ‘Aiding the Enemy’

A military judge on Tuesday found Pfc. Bradley Manning not guilty of “aiding the enemy” for his release of hundreds of thousands of military and diplomatic documents to WikiLeaks. But she convicted him of multiple counts of violating the Espionage Act, stealing government property and other charges that could result in a maximum sentence of 136 years.

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WIKILEAKS’ Assange says FACEBOOK a spy tool for US government


WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange called Facebook “the most appalling spying machine ever invented” ..

Source: http://www.nydailynews.com

Anonymous and WikiLeaks: Is it really a breakup?


Whistleblowing website WikiLeaks has come under fire from members of hacktivist group Anonymous, who lashed out against a paywall banner on its main page. But since the group is not a single entity and has no leader, who has the power to speak up?

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Wikileaks case: Soldier Bradley Manning had ‘gender issues’

Bradley Manning is accused of leaking 720,000 diplomatic and military documents. The US soldier accused of leaking thousands of government secrets struggled with emotional problems and gender issues, a court has heard…

Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk

Bradley Manning pre-trial hearing: what we learned


For the past week, a military court has been considering the case of Bradley Manning, alleged to have leaked more than 250,000 embassy cables to Wikileaks. What have we learned?..

Source: http://www.guardian.co.uk

Bradley Manning hearing – live updates


So the first day of the Bradley Manning “article 32 hearing” has ended, raising the question: what, if anything, have we learned from it?..

Source: wwww.guardian.co.uk

British bishop: ‘This isn’t justice, it’s revenge’

U.S. press secretary Jay Carney.

Over two days, the White House has offered several contradictory versions of events, including misidentifying which of Bin Laden’s sons was killed and wrongly saying his wife died in gunfire…

Source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk