Who Benefits from WikiLeaks' Release of Military Documents?

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On Saturday WikiLeaks released almost 400,000 classified field reports about the Iraq war, and promised more to come about the war in Afghanistan. Those reports are now on the Internet and in newspapers worldwide. The Pentagon says WikiLeaks has put lives at risk and given adversaries valuable information. Others say official distortions and wrong-doing have been exposed. What's new about contractors, sectarian executions and civilians killed by American soldiers? What about Iraqi stability after US soldiers stand down? Should the whistle-blowers who were the source of the records be treated as criminals or public servants?

Credits

Guests:
Pratap Chatterjee - Columnist, Guardian Newspaper, John Burns - New York Times, Kori Schake - Hoover Institution - @KoriSchake, Stephen M. Walt - Harvard University - @stephenWalt, Ryan Crocker - Texas A&M University

Host:
Warren Olney

Producers:
Andrea Brody, Sonya Geis