WikiLeaks in the News, February 1

WikiWatch Blog
February 1, 2011


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The Center for Public Integrity reports has an interesting take on WikiLeaks from the Enron whistleblower Sherron Watkins. Ms. Watkins states that she doesn’t trust the Securities and Exchange Commission to handle tips from company insiders, instead she would probably instead take information to an organization like WikiLeaks.

The Independent reports that Secretary of State Hillary Clinton summoned 260 US ambassadors and envoys for a week of brainstorming and re-evaluation in Washington not least thanks to the work of WikiLeaks.

The Telegraph and the BBC report that a UK government minister gave the Libyans advice on how to secure the Lockerbie bombers freedom, according to cables released by WikiLeaks.