The publication by Wikileaks of a huge raft of communiques has played havoc with American diplomacy. Politicians around the world say the confidential reports of U.S. officials offer few new facts. A senior defense official says lawyers from across U.S. government agencies are studying whether it might be possible to prosecute WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange under the Espionage Act.
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange criticises US President Obama’s administration.
Someone set fire to an Islamic center on Sunday, two days after a man who worshipped there was accused of trying to blow up a van full of explosives during Portland’s Christmas tree lighting ceremony.