Wikileaks Newslinks 5 June 2013

5 JUne 2013 — williambowles.info

 

WikiLeaks Court Martial Underway

Voice of America

FORT MEADE, MARYLAND — The court martial of U.S. Army Private Bradley Manning, who gave hundreds of thousands of secret government files to the WikiLeaks website, began this week in a courtroom at Fort Meade, Maryland. Some analysts say …

http://www.voanews.com/content/wikileaks-court-martial-underway/1675346.html

 

Bradley Manning’s former boss called to detail soldier’s erratic behaviour

The Guardian

US government prosecutors were opening the third day of the trial of the

WikiLeaks source Bradley Manning on Wednesday by calling to the witness

stand the soldier’s former supervisor at the army base outside Iraq where

he worked as an intelligence …

http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2013/jun/05/bradley-manning-boss-trial-fort-meade

 

Wikileaks Manning wanted to enlighten US about war, lawyer says

Fox News

Manning has admitted turning over hundreds of thousands of documents to the

anti-secrecy website WikiLeaks, pleading guilty earlier this year to

charges that could bring 20 years behind bars. But the military pressed

ahead with a court-martial on more …

http://www.foxnews.com/us/2013/06/04/wikileaks-manning-wanted-to-enlighten-us-about-war-lawyer-says/

 

WikiLeaks trials: Bradley Manning generates more sympathy abroad

NDTV

In countries with no national secrets at stake in the trove that WikiLeaks

unleashed on the Internet, many have seized upon Manning’s case as a focal

point for a wide range of human rights issues, from the ethics of waging

preemptive wars abroad to the …

http://www.ndtv.com/article/world/wikileaks-trials-bradley-manning-generates-more-sympathy-abroad-375332

 

Superiors of WikiLeaks accused soldier called to testify

Irish Independent

THE court-martial of Bradley Manning, the U.S. soldier accused of passing

U.S. secrets to WikiLeaks in the biggest leak of classified information in

U.S. history, continues today, when his immediate superiors are due to take

the stand.

http://www.independent.ie/world-news/americas/superiors-of-wikileaks-accused-soldier-called-to-testify-29322498.html

 

Hacker: WikiLeaks soldier ‘not trying to help the enemy’

Irish Examiner

Manning is on trial for giving hundreds of thousands of documents to

WikiLeaks. He pleaded guilty to charges that could bring 20 years behind

bars, but the military has pressed ahead with a court-martial on more

serious charges, including aiding the enemy.

http://www.irishexaminer.com/world/hacker-wikileaks-soldier-not-trying-to-help-the-enemy-233307.html

 

WikiLeaks Wasn’t on Syllabus for Manning, Teacher Says

Courthouse News Service

(CN) – An Army intelligence training instructor said he had never heard of

WikiLeaks while he was teaching the art to Pfc. Bradley Manning before the

soldier went on to commit the biggest intelligence leak in U.S. history.

That admission came Tuesday …

http://www.courthousenews.com/2013/06/04/58221.htm

 

Questions of motivation mark WikiLeaks soldier’s court-martial

Firstpost

FORT MEADE, Maryland (Reuters) – The court-martial of U.S. soldier

Bradley Manning, accused of the biggest breach of classified information in

U.S. history, focused Tuesday on his motivations for giving secrets to the

WikiLeaks website in 2010 and …

http://www.firstpost.com/world/questions-of-motivation-mark-wikileaks-soldiers-court-martial-842315.html

 

Superiors of US soldier in WikiLeaks case to testify

Reuters

FORT MEADE, Maryland (Reuters) – The court-martial of Bradley Manning, the

U.S. soldier accused of passing U.S. secrets to WikiLeaks in the biggest

leak of classified information in U.S. history, continues on Wednesday,

when his immediate superiors are …

http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/06/05/us-usa-wikileaks-manning-idUSBRE95314220130605

 

WikiLeaks trial takes on cloak and dagger feel

The Virginian-Pilot

Army Pfc. Bradley Manning, center, is escorted out of a courthouse in Fort

Meade, Md., Tuesday, June 4, 2013, after the second day of his court

martial. Manning is charged with indirectly aiding the enemy by sending

troves of classified material to …

http://hamptonroads.com/2013/06/wikileaks-trial-takes-cloak-and-dagger-feel

 

No signs of hatred in WikiLeaks soldier’s laptop -investigator

Reuters India

WikiLeaks founder, Julian Assange, has taken refuge in the Ecuadorean

Embassy in London since June 2012 to avoid extradition to Sweden, where he

is wanted for questioning about allegations of rape and sexual assault.

Assange, an Australian, denies the …

http://in.reuters.com/article/2013/06/04/usa-wikileaks-manning-idINDEE95306W20130604

 

WikiLeaks Assange condemns ‘show trial’ of US soldier

Straits Times

US Army Private First Class Bradley Manning (left) arrives for day two of

his court martial at Fort Meade, Maryland, June 4, 2013. WikiLeaks founder

Julian Assange on Tuesday condemned the “show trial” of Bradley Manning,

the US soldier accused of …

http://www.straitstimes.com/breaking-news/world/story/wikileaks-assange-condemns-show-trial-us-soldier-20130604

 

Hacker who told US of Wikileaks suspect testifies

New Straits Times

The material WikiLeaks began publishing in 2010 documented complaints of

abuses against Iraqi detainees, a U.S. count of civilian deaths in Iraq,

and America’s weak support for the government of Tunisia — a disclosure

that Manning supporters said …

http://www.nst.com.my/latest/hacker-who-told-us-of-wikileaks-suspect-testifies-1.294131

 

UK, Ecuador to meet on Assange

Sky News Australia

Ecuador’s Foreign Minister Ricardo Patino will meet with British

counterpart William Hague on June 17 in London over WikiLeaks founder

Julian Assange. ‘We hope that the meeting with Foreign Secretary William

Hague brings us closer to seeing the case …

http://www.skynews.com.au/world/article.aspx?id=877256

 

Army Intelligence Report on WikiLeaks ‘Threat’ Being Used to Argue Bradley …

Firedoglake

A 2008 report produced by the Army Counterintelligence Center highlighted

how WikiLeaks had cited two thousand pages of “leaked US Army documents

with information on the Tables of Equipment (TOEs) for US and Coalition

forces in Iraq and Afghanistan …

http://dissenter.firedoglake.com/2013/06/04/army-intelligence-report-on-wikileaks-threat-being-used-to-argue-bradley-manning-aided-the-enemy/

 

WikiLeaks figure generates more sympathy abroad than in US

Winston-Salem Journal

With Manning’s trial heating up in the United States, where he is accused

of aiding the enemy by leaking classified material to anti-secrecy group

WikiLeaks, his vocal supporters in Britain and Europe are again rallying to

his side. While support for …

http://www.journalnow.com/news/nation_world/article_4a15e098-cd84-11e2-9000-0019bb30f31a.html

 

WIKILEAKS : Congress Party leaders competed to see who could shed more …

SikhSiyasat.Net

New Delhi, India (June 05, 2013): Sikh Siyasat News has accessed a US

Diplomatic cable published by Public Library of US Diplomacy (PLUS D),

commonly known as Wikileaks. This cable contains a number of political

highlights from Embassy New Delhi …

http://www.sikhsiyasat.net/2013/06/05/wikileaks-congress-party-leaders-competed-to-see-who-could-shed-more-sikh-blood-during-1984/

 

Questions, answers about Manning’s WikiLeaks trial

Las Vegas Sun

After more than three years in jail, U.S. Army Pfc. Bradley Manning is on

trial for leaking a massive amount of classified information to the

anti-secrecy website WikiLeaks. Here are some questions and answers about

Manning’s court-martial. Q: What did …

http://www.lasvegassun.com/news/2013/jun/04/us-manning-wikileaks-news-guide/

 

Manning’s superiors to testify in WikiLeaks court martial case

Straits Times

Manning, a 25-year-old soldier with the rank of private first class, is

charged with providing more than 700,000 documents to WikiLeaks, an

anti-secrecy website, in a case that has raised questions about the limits

of secrecy and openness in the …

http://www.straitstimes.com/breaking-news/world/story/mannings-superiors-testify-wikileaks-court-martial-case-20130605

 

We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks

East Bay Express

WikiLeaks eventually received more than 90,000 documents containing US

military and diplomatic secrets revolving around Iraq and Afghanistan, most

of which were posted. Manning was arrested in May 2010 and charged with 22

separate crimes. His trial is …

http://www.eastbayexpress.com/oakland/we-steal-secrets-the-story-of-wikileaks/Content?oid=3569046

 

Defence seeks to prove soldier Bradley Manning was not motivated by hatred for …

Irish Independent

Defence seeks to prove soldier Bradley Manning was not motivated by hatred

for America when he sent US secrets to WikiLeaks. Comments. Email; Print;

Font Size. US Army Private First Class Bradley Manning (C) is escorted as

he leaves a military court …

http://www.independent.ie/world-news/americas/defence-seeks-to-prove-soldier-bradley-manning-was-not-motivated-by-hatred-for-america-when-he-sent-us-secrets-to-wikileaks-29322395.html

 

Bradley Manning Court-Martial Begins In WikiLeaks Case

Ktoo

The trial of Army Pfc. Bradley Manning, seen here last month, began Monday

with prosecutors saying he delivered thousands of classified documents to

America’s enemies when he provided data to WikiLeaks. Patrick Semansky/AP.

Starkly different views of …

http://www.ktoo.org/2013/06/04/bradley-manning-court-martial-begins-in-wikileaks-case/

 

US military prosecutors accuse ‘WikiLeaks suspect’ Bradley Manning of helping …

ANINEWS

Melbourne, June 4 (ANI): Bradley Manning has been accused by US military

prosecutors of helping the Al-Qaeda by funnelling a horde of secret files

to WikiLeaks at the start of his trial. The 25-year-old US army private

faces a possible 154-year jail …

http://www.aninews.in/newsdetail4/story114743/us-military-prosecutors-accuse-039-wikileaks-suspect-039-bradley-manning-of-helping-osama.html

 

Hacker who turned soldier in testifies in WikiLeaks case

Walla Walla Union-Bulletin

FORT MEADE, Md. (AP) — A one-time computer hacker who told authorities

Pfc. Bradley Manning was giving information to WikiLeaks testified Tuesday

the soldier never said he wanted to help the enemy during their online

chats. Manning is on trial for …

http://union-bulletin.com/news/2013/jun/04/hacker-who-turned-manning-in-testifies-in/

 

Tech experts on stand in Manning’s WikiLeaks court-martial

Big News Network.com

FORT MEADE, Md. — In Day 2 of Pfc. Bradley Manning’s court-martial, a

computer expert said he found information linking the U.S. soldier to

WikiLeaks on a computer hard drive. In testimony Tuesday, prosecutors

called two military forensic computer …

http://www.bignewsnetwork.com/index.php/sid/214985242/scat/b8de8e630faf3631/ht/Tech-experts-on-stand-in-Mannings-WikiLeaks-court-martial

 

New Trailer for Alex Gibney’s ‘We Steal Secrets: Story of WikiLeaks’

First Showing

“I’m untouchable now in this country.” After making headlines around the

world, Julian Assange and his controversial, government secret spewing

website WikiLeaks is now at the center of a new documentary from director

Alex Gibney called We Steal …

http://www.firstshowing.net/2013/new-trailer-for-alex-gibneys-we-steal-secrets-story-of-wikileaks/

 

What’s Next For Bradley Manning And The WikiLeaks Trial?

SDPB Radio

A huge trial is under way today at Fort Meade in Maryland. Army Private

First Class Bradley Manning admits that he gave away hundreds of thousands

of classified military and diplomatic documents for publication on the

WikiLeaks website. The trial is a …

http://listen.sdpb.org/post/whats-next-bradley-manning-and-wikileaks-trial

 

Russian S-300 Missiles a Pawn in Diplomatic Game, Wikileaks Show

The Moscow Times

Secret WikiLeaks cables show that Russia has played this game before, in

particular with the long-range S-300 that Israel, for one, sees as a “red

line” threat to its airspace. Secret Wikileaks cables show that Russia

played this game before in …

http://www.themoscowtimes.com/news/article/russian-s-300-missiles-a-pawn-in-diplomatic-game-wikileaks-show/481097.html

 

Trial of Pfc. Bradley Manning opens in WikiLeaks case

GOPUSA

FT. MEADE, Md. — The court-martial of Army Pfc. Bradley Manning opened

Monday with much attention focused on a man who wasn’t there. Government

prosecutors seeking life in prison for the young, nondescript enlistee from

Oklahoma sought to tie him to …

http://www.gopusa.com/news/2013/06/04/trial-of-pfc-bradley-manning-opens-in-wikileaks-case/

 

Bradley Manning: 5 Things To Know About The WikiLeaks Trial

iDigitalTimes.com

Bradley Manning is responsible for the largest leak of confidential

documents in American history. His trial will likely become one of the

defining trials of the information age. Here are the top five things to

know about the WikiLeaks whisteblower’s …

http://www.idigitaltimes.com/articles/18049/20130604/bradley-manning-5-things-know-wikileaks-trial.htm

 

Obama, state secrets and the right to know – FRANCE 24

FRANCE 24

A live debate on the topic of the day, with four guests. From Monday to

Thursday at 7.10 pm, presented by François Picard. Print · 0 · Send this

page. Latest update: 05/06/2013. – Barack Obama – CIA – USA – WikiLeaks.

Obama, state secrets and the right …

http://www.france24.com/en/20130604-debate-part-1-manning-trial-wikileaks-state-secret

 

‘Solitary whistleblower’ claim challenged

New Zealand Herald

They also claimed that the leaked files had directly aided al-Qaeda in its

struggle against the US and that Osama bin Laden had made use of the

WikiLeaks releases. The Government said it would use computers recovered

from the raid on bin Laden’s …

http://www.nzherald.co.nz/world/news/article.cfm?c_id=2&objectid=10888424

 

Assange condemns ‘show trial’ of US soldier

Hindustan Times

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on Tuesday condemned the “show trial” of

Bradley Manning, the US soldier accused of helping Al-Qaeda by leaking a

hoard of secret files to the whistleblowing website. In a statement posted

on the WikiLeaks site, Assange …

http://www.hindustantimes.com/world-news/Europe/Assange-condemns-show-trial-of-US-soldier/Article1-1070939.aspx

 

Watch Filmmaker Alex Gibney Talk Assange, Manning, and …

By Jason Bailey

Oscar winning documentarian and We Steal Secrets: The Story of Wikileaks

filmmaker Alex Gibney stopped by The Colbert Report last night to talk

about his new film, the trial of Bradley Manning, and the trouble of

differentiating between …

http://flavorwire.com/newswire/watch-filmmaker-alex-gibney-talk-assange-manning-and-wikileaks-on-colbert

 

USG’s WikiLeaks air strike conspiracy case not so air tight

By Alexa O’Brien

In his formal plea and statement Manning said that his first offense

occurred on January 5, 2010 for the unauthorized possession and willful

communication of military reports concerning the war in Afghanistan —

published by WikiLeaks as the …

http://www.alexaobrien.com/secondsight/usgs_wikileaks_air_strike_case_not_so_air_tight.html

 

Report on Bradley Manning Trial: WikiLeaks Lawyer … – Boardhost

From: Democracy Now! Outreach Team Sent: Tuesday, June 04, 2013 5:15 PM Cc:

jessica@democracynow.org. Subject: Democracy Now! Report on Bradley Manning

Trial: WikiLeaks Lawyer Sees Spurious “Enemy” Claims, Bid to Scare …

http://members5.boardhost.com/medialens/msg/1370363530.html

 

The Bradley Manning Enemy List : The New Yorker

By Amy Davidson

Our enemies, then, read the information that Wikileaks “released”—to

the public, and in coöperation with other media outlets, not at some Al

Qaeda dead drop. Readers of the New York Times, the Guardian, and other

publications read it, too, …

http://www.newyorker.com/online/blogs/closeread/2013/06/the-bradley-manning-enemy-list.html

 

JURIST – Paper Chase: Wikileaks informant trial begins

JURIST – Paper Chase: Wikileaks informant trial begins.

http://jurist.org/paperchase/2013/06/wikileaks-informant-trial-begins.php

 

Bradley Manning court-martial begins in WikiLeaks case | News …

The US soldier accused of providing hundreds of thousands of classified

documents to the WikiLeaks website has gone on trial at Fort Meade,

Maryland.

http://www.dw.de/bradley-manning-court-martial-begins-in-wikileaks-case/a-16856518

 

Headlines: Bradley Manning faces court martial over WikiLeaks …

CBS News video: Headlines: Bradley Manning faces court martial over

WikiLeaks – “CBS This Morning” takes a look at some of the day’s headlines

from around …

http://www.cbsnews.com/video/watch/?id=50148140n

 

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