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Monday, November 29, 2010

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange requests the floor during a meeting with U.S. State Department officials  on the sideline of a United Nations meeting in Geneva on Nov. 5, 2010 Wikileaks founder Julian Assange requests the floor during a meeting with U.S. State Department officials on the sideline of a United Nations meeting in Geneva on Nov. 5, 2010 (Getty Images)

NYT's David Sanger discusses the 250,000 leaked diplomatic cables published by Wikileaks and analysed by the New York Times.

David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for The New York Times, joins Kerry Nolan to talk about the quarter million State Department cables released by Wikileaks and published by The New York Times on November 28th. The documents, analysis of which will be published over the next week by The New York Times, give insight into the practice of U.S. diplomacy, candid views of foreign leaders and new assessments of nuclear threats.

Hosted by:

Kerry Nolan

Produced by:

Kateri A. Jochum

Contributors:

David Sanger
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