May 17, 2017

WikiLeaks leaker Chelsea Manning released after 7 years in military prison

Pvt. Chelsea Manning, the transgender soldier convicted of giving classified government materials to WikiLeaks, was released from a Kansas military prison early Wednesday after serving seven years of her 35-year sentence. U.S. Army spokeswoman Cynthia Smith said that Manning was released from Fort Leavenworth ...

Chelsea Manning releases first statement since Obama clemency

May 10, 2017

Chelsea Manning releases first statement since Obama clemency

The soldier imprisoned for leaking hundreds of thousands of classified military documents to WikiLeaks released her first statement Tuesday since being granted clemency, saying she hopes to use lessons she’s learned in prison to help others. Chelsea Manning, who is scheduled to be released ...

/ Jan 11, 2017

Kremlin says it has no compromising dossier on Trump

The Kremlin said on Wednesday it was “total nonsense” that Russian officials had assembled a file of compromising information on U.S. President-elect Donald Trump. Two U.S. officials said on Tuesday evening that the heads of four U.S. intelligence agencies had last week presented Trump ...

/ Mar 8, 2013

Ministry in '45 torched 8,000 secret files

The Foreign Ministry burned about 8,000 files of highly classified documents shortly before the nation’s surrender on Aug. 15, 1945, according to Japanese diplomatic records declassified Thursday. In early November 1945, the Supreme Commander for the Allied Powers General Headquarters began questioning senior ministry ...