Wikileaks Newslinks 11 September 2011

11 September 2011 — williambowles.info

AP review finds no WikiLeaks sources who say revealing their names put them at …
Washington Post
(no/Associated Press) – FILE – In this July 14, 2011 photo, Wikileaks founder Julian Assange talks to members of the media during a news conference in central London. The US has condemned the anti-secrecy website WikiLeaks for putting lives in danger. …
http://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/courts-law/ap-review-finds-no-wikileaks-sources-who-say-revealing-their-names-put-them-at-risk/2011/09/10/gIQAphrvGK_story.html

Two held for alleged Essar’s cash transfer to Maoists
Times of India
RAIPUR: The recent WikiLeaks revelations that Essar Group was paying
“protection money” to Maoists in Chhattisgarh has made the police swing
into action and arrest two people for involvement in money transfer.
However, human rights bodies have termed …
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Two-held-for-alleged-Essars-cash-transfer-to-Maoists/articleshow/9943997.cms

WikiLeaks cable lays into Mswati
Times LIVE
In the dispatches of the whistle-blower WikiLeaks, Swaziland’s King Mswati
III is portrayed as an insecure ruler who throws his weight around to
intimidate those around him. He is said to believe in witchcraft as well
Swaziland’s King Mswati III has …
http://www.timeslive.co.za/Feeds/2011/09/11/wikileaks-cable-lays-into-mswati

Govt in dilemma over wikileaks
The Zimbabwean
Zimbabwe’s intelligence Chief Happyton Bonyongwe has ordered an
investigation into US diplomatic cables leaked by whistle-blowing website
WikiLeaks amid reports there were security breaches. The First Lady’s true
feelings about President Robert …
http://www.thezimbabwean.co.uk/news/zimbabwe/52603/govt-in-dilemma-over-wikileaks.html?utm_source=thezim&utm_medium=homepage&utm_campaign=listarticle&utm_content=textlink

Wikileaks has betrayed our intelligence – Kweku Baako
Myjoyonline.com
Mr Baako has raised doubt about the credibility of Wikileaks’ reports,
saying the cables have “integrity deficit”, and wondered “on what
basis is anybody proceeding to make conclusive decisions and judgements
that this is true or this is not true? …
http://edition.myjoyonline.com/pages/news/201109/72703.php

Former Rep. William Jefferson’s legal problems make it into Wikileaks
NOLA.com
William Jefferson’s legal problems have made it into Wikileaks, the online
site that runs secret cables and documents for all the world to read. In
this case, Wikileaks got a copy of an internal cable from the US embassy in
Nigeria about the political …
http://www.nola.com/politics/index.ssf/2011/09/former_rep_william_jeffersons.html

Kashmir politics – in disarray and dirtier than Dal Lake
Times of India
So when whistleblower website WikiLeaks recently released cables which the
then US ambassador to India David Mulford had sent to the US State
Department in February 2006, the contents didn’t surprise many. One cable
said: “Kashmir politics is as filthy …
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/home/sunday-toi/special-report/Kashmir-politics–in-disarray-and-dirtier-than-Dal-Lake/articleshow/9941024.cms

WikiLeaks: Bulgaria Agreed to Expand Afghanistan Mission
Novinite.com
Former US Ambassador in Sofia, now US Ambassador to Russia, John Beyrle.
Photo by Sofia Photo Agency ¶1. (S) Summary: Bulgaria is set to announce a
decision to deploy an additional 50 soldiers to take over the Entry Control
Point Number Four mission at …
http://www.novinite.com/view_news.php?id=131976

WIKILEAKS: China does not support ‘mutual non-denial’: cable
Taipei Times
By Shih Hsiu-chuan / Staff Reporter The “mutual non-denial” concept
advocated by President Ma Ying-jeou (???) was not supported by
Chinese officials and academics who were simply “not denying that for
now,” several US cables released by WikiLeaks on …
http://www.taipeitimes.com/News/taiwan/archives/2011/09/11/2003513008

WikiLeaks: ‘All Punjab needs is good leadership’
Times of India
JALANDHAR: In a cable titled “Bellwether Project: India Rising, Punjab
Struggling”, which was sent on February 9, 2007, four days before assembly
election in the state, US ambassador David Mulford concludes with his
comments “All Punjab needs is good …
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chandigarh/WikiLeaks-All-Punjab-needs-is-good-leadership/articleshow/9940299.cms

WikiLeaks secret cables detail local firm’s role in arms trade
Palm Beach Post
The April 2008 effort was detailed in secret diplomatic cables obtained by
WikiLeaks and made public 10 days ago, documents reviewed by The Palm Beach
Post. The dispatches offer rare glimpses into the shadowy world of the
international arms trade. …
http://www.palmbeachpost.com/news/wikileaks-secret-cables-detail-local-firms-role-in-1838480.html

Ghana: Wikileaks turmoil, boat disaster hit front pages in Ghana
Afrique en Ligue
Wikileaks-Ghana – The publication of leaked US diplomatic cables by whistle
blowing site Wikileaks, with damning comments of various politicians, and a
tragedy on the Volta Lake occupied the attention of the Ghana media this
week. …
http://www.afriquejet.com/wikileaks-ghana-2011091022100.html

VIEW: WikiLeaks: can we handle the truth? — Sonali Ranade
Pakistan Daily Times
As WikiLeaks brought the latest treasure trove of un-redacted diplomatic
cables into the public domain, one could not help but wonder if the reality
created for us, and the reality ‘they’ see, are situated in the same
universe. …
http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/default.asp?page=2011%5C09%5C11%5Cstory_11-9-2011_pg3_5

Wikileaks: Pelpuo explains Mills’ position on Yar’Adua’s health
Myjoyonline.com
The Deputy Majority Leader in Parliament, Rashid Pelpuo says President Atta
Mills’ concern about Umaru Musa Yar’Adua’s health, as reported by the
Wikileaks, was for Ghana’s national interest. “It was not about
questioning the health of Yar’Adua, …
http://edition.myjoyonline.com/pages/news/201109/72702.php

Mugabe attempted ‘a coup on himself’:Wikileaks
ZimEye Zimbabwe
By Staff Reporter Zimbabwe’s president Robert Mugabe attempted a number of
fake coups through his CIO and other undetectable intelligence
collaborators last year, Wikileaks cable revelations reveal. Several people
approached the US, UK and Australian …
http://www.zimeye.org/?p=35243

Veep lashes out at journalists on Wikileaks
GhanaWeb
The Vice President John Dramani Mahama has taken a swipe at journalists for
what he calls a “media warfare”, which he believes has been heightened by
latest revelations by the whistle blower website, Wikileaks. John Mahama
accused the media of taking …
http://www.ghanaweb.com/GhanaHomePage/NewsArchive/artikel.php?ID=218445

WikiLeaks: Mikati described Hezbollah as tumor
NOW LEBANON
Prime Minister Najib Mikati described Hezbollah several times as a “tumor”
during a meeting on December 18, 2008 with US State Department official
David Hale and former US Ambassador to Lebanon Michele Sison. “The
group’s mini-state must be removed in …
http://www.nowlebanon.com/NewsArticleDetails.aspx?ID=310380

MQM Nazim wanted police under his thumb: WikiLeaks
The News International
“We prefer to die before the Taliban takes over our city,” Kamal
concluded. Another cable pertaining to April 2009 activity of Kamal
headlined “Karachi Mayor warns of Talibization, asks for . . .” was
censored as it contained no text on the WikiLeaks …
http://www.thenews.com.pk/TodaysPrintDetail.aspx?ID=67070&Cat=2

WikiLeaks on Shahbaz airbase: F-16s flew in, with guaranteed US presence at base
The Express Tribune
PHOTO: REUTERS The Shahbaz airbase, which houses F-16 aircraft, is the
subject of several US embassy cables released by WikiLeaks. One cable,
dated October 6, 2009, makes note of the security requirements for the
F-16s to be housed at the airbase. …
http://tribune.com.pk/story/249874/wikileaks-on-shahbaz-airbase-f-16s-flew-in-with-guaranteed-us-presence-at-base/

WikiLeaks: Chaudhry Nisar did not want to be seen at the US embassy in Islamabad
The Express Tribune
According to a US embassy cable released by WikiLeaks, “Saying that his
wife and children in fact are American, Nisar did admit that he went to the
US Embassy in London to renew his daughter’s passport because he wanted to
avoid being seen at the US …
http://tribune.com.pk/story/249802/wikileaks-chaudhry-nisar-did-not-want-to-be-seen-at-the-us-embassy-in-islamabad/

Okonjo-Iweala faults ‘WikiLeaks’ story
Vanguard
By Foluso Ajibulu Finance Minister, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, says the
report, headlined, “WikiLeaks: Okonjo-Iweala Ferried $50 Million Jobs To
Brother”, published by Sahara Reporters, is “baseless fiction totally
devoid of even a semblance of truth”. …
http://www.vanguardngr.com/2011/09/okonjo-iweala-faults-%E2%80%98wikileaks%E2%80%99-story/

Father’s death ‘cemented Geelani’s anti-India stand’: Wikileaks
Kashmir Dispatch
In the latest string of leaked diplomatic US cables- Wikileaks has claimed
that Pro-resistance leader and chairman of Hurriyat Conference (G) Syed Ali
Shah Geelani turned “anti-India due to the death of his father”. According
to the leaked cables, …
http://www.kashmirdispatch.com/headlines/09095750-denial-to-participate-in-fathers-funeral-cemented-geelanis-anti-india-stand-wikilieaks-kashmir.htm

WikiLeaks and Dr Ramsammy
Stabroek News
By Stabroek staff | 0 Comments | Editorial | Sunday, September 11, 2011
Since for obvious reasons much of what was divulged in the US Embassy
cables by WikiLeaks concerned individuals in government, the administration
was reluctant to comment initially …
http://www.stabroeknews.com/2011/opinion/editorial/09/11/wikileaks-and-dr-ramsammy/

The Akufo-Addo Saga: The Accuser And The Accused
GhanaWeb
The tranches of revelation being spurted out by Wikileaks make interesting
reading. Today, I present my take on one issue that refuses to go away. In
writing this piece I shall attempt to aspire for the elusive standard of
pragmatic neutrality in view …
http://www.ghanaweb.com/GhanaHomePage/NewsArchive/artikel.php?ID=218366

WikiLeaks and Teixeira
Stabroek News
By Stabroek staff | 0 Comments | Letters | Sunday, September 11, 2011 The
PPP leadership and indeed others are in a serious quandary over the
WikiLeaks cables. These cables allow ordinary Guyanese a unique
fly-on-the-wall view of the dangerous extent …
http://www.stabroeknews.com/2011/opinion/letters/09/11/wikileaks-and-teixeira/

WikiLeaks and a leaner Cabinet
Malta Independent Online
by Stephen Calleja Prime Minister Lawrence Gonzi has tried to justify
himself following the revelations by WikiLeaks of what he thinks about the
local political system and the choice of ministers. He said that his
comment to the United States …
http://www.independent.com.mt/news.asp?newsitemid=131866

WikiLeaks: Ilham Aliyev Asks Why CNN Called Him a Dictator
AzeriReport (blog)
September 10, 2011: The new WikiLeaks report discloses the diplomatic cable
from the US Embassy in Baku to the US State Department dated August 6,
2008. The cable is classified as ‘secret’ and reflects the results of the
meetings held between the …
http://azerireport.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=2939&Itemid=53

Orwell, 9/11, Emmanuel Goldstein and WikiLeaks
Salon
That was the first thing they wrote about the new revelations that
Wikileaks recently released. Other news organizations were digging into the
details, they were asking the government officials what they thought about
possible danger! …
http://letters.salon.com/opinion/greenwald/2011/09/10/wikileaks/view/

Zardari did not want to repeal 17th Amendment: WikiLeaks
PakistanToday.com.pk
ISLAMABAD – In a meeting with US Ambassador Anne Patterson, President Asif
Zardari said he was not interested in abolishing the 17th Amendment which
would transfer presidential powers to the prime minister, WikiLeaks
revealed. …
http://www.pakistantoday.com.pk/2011/09/zardari-did-not-want-to-repeal-17th-amendment-wikileaks/

Wikileaks: Janet behind gays Bill
Daily Monitor
In Mr Lanier’s comments which were leaked on September 1, by whistleblower
Wikileaks, Mr Nagenda is quoted to have told the US embassy that President
Museveni is “quite intemperate” when it comes to homosexuality, but the
First Lady, who he described …
http://www.monitor.co.ug/News/National/-/688334/1233648/-/bjam5mz/-/

WikiLeaks send all Armenian presidents of to retirement – MP
Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
WikiLeaks send the 3 presidents of Armenia to the retirement by publishing
information showing their high degree of vulnerability, said the MP from
Heritage party Stepan Safaryan. He noticed that WikiLeaks except referring
to Levon Ter-Petrosyan, …
http://news.am/eng/news/73730.html

US-linked Chinese bank had business with N. Korea dealer: WikiLeaks
Mainichi Daily News
… had banking ties with a North Korean arms dealer in 2009, according to
a cable sent by the US Consulate General in Hong Kong in July 2009, The
South China Morning Post reported Saturday, quoting information provided by
the Wikileaks. …
http://mdn.mainichi.jp/mdnnews/international/news/20110911p2g00m0in046000c.html

WikiLeaks: Mirwaiz wanted LoC as border, CMs on rotation
Kashmir Watch
The diplomatic cable sent from US embassy on September 9, 2006 and released
by WikiLeaks says the soft border solution is getting support in the Valley
from both separatists and mainstream political parties. “Pakistan
People’s Party (sic) leaders Mufti …
http://kashmirwatch.com/news.php/2011/09/11/wikileaks-mirwaiz-wanted-loc-as-border-cms-on-rotation.html

WikiLeaks: America feared theft of nuclear
Daily Monitor
By RISDEL KASASIRA (email the author) The US government feared the theft of
nuclear and radiological materials from Mulago Hospital in 2007 and had to
send nuclear experts from Kansas to investigate the theft of the materials
that were meant to treat …
http://www.monitor.co.ug/News/National/-/688334/1233646/-/bjam5oz/-/

wikileaks: el-Rufai Dismisses Reports As ‘Beer Parlour Talk’
Leadership Newspapers
“Some of these wikileaks stories are complete fabrications or at best,
Abuja beer parlour rumours, that these diplomats send to Washington to
impress their masters.How can I, as FCT minister, influence the award of
contracts of $50m (N5bn) in the …
http://leadership.ng/nga/articles/5011/2011/09/11/wikileaks_el-rufai_dismisses_reports_%E2%80%98beer_parlour_talk%E2%80%99.html

WikiLeaks Has No Blood on Its Hands | The Dissenter
By Kevin Gosztola
(photo: jorge dragon) Cassandra Vinograd and Bradley Klapper of the
Associated Press conducted a partial review of US State Embassy cables
released by.
http://dissenter.firedoglake.com/2011/09/10/wikileaks-has-no-blood-on-its-hands/

Wikileaks reveals US helping maintain siege against Gaza …
By Antony Loewenstein
Antony Loewenstein is a Sydney-based independent freelance journalist,
author, documentarian, photographer and blogger.
http://antonyloewenstein.com/2011/09/11/wikileaks-reveals-us-helping-maintain-siege-against-gaza/

KI Media: Wikileaks: The 5 suspects in Case 003/004 “are …
By noreply@blogger.com (KI Media)
Wikileaks: The 5 suspects in Case 003/004 “are considered among the MOST
BRUTAL implementers of the policies set by the Khmer Rouge leadership to
purge the Communist Party of Kampuchea of traitors and “smash” them and
execute …
http://ki-media.blogspot.com/2011/09/wikileaks-5-suspects-in-case-003004-are.html

Box Turtle Bulletin » Wikileaks: Ugandan First Lady “Ultimately …
By Jim Burroway
Robert commented on Wikileaks: Ugandan First Lady “Ultimately Behind”
Anti-Homosexuality Bill · F Young commented on Yet Another Poll Shows
Young Evangelicals’ Increased Support for Marriage Equality · Charles
commented on Ever …
http://www.boxturtlebulletin.com/2011/09/10/36876

e-IR » Archival research in the age of Wikileaks
By Stephen McGlinchey
In the age of Wikileaks, and Cryptome, intrigue into the hidden goings-on
of governments has transcended the realm of the diplomatic historian or the
broadsheet columnist. The ability to pry into top-secret diplomatic traffic
at the click of a …
http://www.e-ir.info/?p=13898

Wikileaks cable shows US lobbied against breastfeeding in …
The latest US diplomatic cable released by WikiLeaks, has revealed that the
US embassy lobbied against a breastfeeding campaign in the Philippines.
http://www.womensviewsonnews.org/2011/09/wikileaks-cable-shows-us-lobbied-against-breastfeeding-in-philippines/

Wikileaks: Janet behind gays Bill – In2EastAfrica – All East African …
By In2EastAfrica
In Mr Lanier’s comments which were leaked on September 1, by whistleblower
Wikileaks, Mr Nagenda is quoted to have told the US embassy that President
Museveni is “quite intemperate” when it comes to homosexuality, but the
First Lady, …
http://in2eastafrica.net/wikileaks-janet-behind-gays-bill/

Review of the Indigenous Caribbean: Wikileaks: The U.S. Embassy …
By Maximilian C. Forte
We already know, from other WikiLeaks cables, that the U.S. worked actively
on the international front to try to pressure governments to vote against
the UN Declaration. However, the remarks by the Trinidadian government
official are rather …
http://indigenousreview.blogspot.com/2011/09/wikileaks-us-embassy-in-trinidad-and.html

WikiLeaks: Miqati Describes Hizbullah as ‘Tumor,’ Says it Aims at …
By Carol Maher
A WikiLeaks cable date Dec. 19, 2009, reported on a meeting between Miqati,
then U.S. Ambassador to Lebanon Michelle Sison and U.S. Deputy Assistant
Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs David Hale, during which the PM
said that …
http://www.sawtbeirut.com/lebanon-news/wikileaks-miqati-describes-hizbullah-as-%E2%80%98tumor%E2%80%99-says-it-aims-at-creating-iranian-base-in-lebanon/

Wikileaks on Puntland Administration President “Faroole : Kismaayo24
By admin
Sidan ayey tiri Wikileaks; “Faroole” as well has in recent months
appointed his son as Special Media Advisor to the President (reftel), a
move that has drawn widespread criticism across Puntland. Saraakiisha
Mareykanka ee sirtan diray oo …
http://kismaayo24.com/?p=16307

Wikileaks: US Feared Indigenous Self-Rule and Land Claims with …
By Enaemaehkiw Túpac Keshena
In previous US diplomatic cables exposed by Wikileaks, prior to its
passage, the United States threatened Iceland about its relations with the
US, if Iceland supported the UN Declaration. Further, other cables revealed
that the US undertook an …
http://bermudaradical.wordpress.com/2011/09/10/wikileaks-us-feared-indigenous-self-rule-and-land-claims-with-un-declaration/

Uganda: Wikileaks – Museveni Discredits Kenya Army | Heegantv.com
By Ahmed
Mr Battle’s comments, contained in a 2010 diplomatic briefing to
Washington, leaked to whistleblower website, Wikileaks, were first
published on Sept. 1, 2011. According to the cable, Mr Museveni described
the Kenyan forces as a “career …
http://www.heegantv.com/?p=19380

Orwell, 9/11, Emmanuel Goldstein and WikiLeaks – Salon …
By WLNews
Orwell, 9/11, Emmanuel Goldstein and WikiLeaksSalonThat was the first thing
they wrote about the new revelations that Wikileaks recently released.
Other news organizations were digging into the details, they were asking
the government …
http://wikilinksnews.com/wikileaks-news/orwell-911-emmanuel-goldstein-and-wikileaks-salon-2/

10TBILISI126: GEORGIA: FM EXPRESSES CONCERNS OVER …
This is not the original Wikileaks document! … For the original document
check the original source:
http://wikileaks.org/cable/2010/01/10TBILISI126.html
http://cablesearch.org/cable/view.php?id=10TBILISI126&hl=origin:Tbilisi+weapons

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