A veteran U.S. State Department foreign service officer lost his security clearance and diplomatic passport this week while the department investigates him over a link he placed on his blog to a WikiLeaks document as well as a book he just published.
WikiLeaks, a whistle-blowing website known for leaking state secrets, has released its latest batch of controversial documents. It has posted the first of what it says will be more than 250,000 secret U.S. diplomatic cables. LATEST ... Read Post
By Richard Engel, NBC News Chief Foreign Correspondent The Wikileaks release of internal, often secret, diplomatic cables is a major setback for the U.S. State Department. American officials are trying to downplay it and mend fences... Read Post