Long Shadow Cast Over Pakistan in Wikileaks Afghan Docs Release

Love|Peace The furor caused by the Wikileaks publication of over 90,000 documents on the war in Afghanistan promises potentially epic responses from citizens and government officials. Front and center in the furor is the role of Pakistan in fueling the insurgency in Afghanistan. The documents were released to the NYTimes, the Guardian in London and De Spiegel in Germany.

Our first choice was to to link into De Spiegel, as the most neutral choice. The website can barely bring up the pages, perhaps underscoring the Internet’s interest in reading the contents. Here is the NYTimes link to “The War Logs” and also into The Guardian.

Speaking at London’s Frontline Club, Wikileaks founder Julian Assange defended his actions.