Wednesday, March 24, 2010

Surveillance operation against WikiLeaks

 Barret Brown at True Slant live-blogged reports of the surveillance operation against WikiLeaks in Iceland on March 24.


[therelive+logo+squrare+white+smallest.JPG] Wikileaks provided hour-by-hour accounts of the event on twitter.
WikiLeaks is currently under an aggressive US and Icelandic surveillance operation. Following/ photographing/ filming/ detaining.

Background
Last week the New York Times reported that the Pentagon had set its sights on undermining Wikileaks.   Jotman blogged about the event here, posting the relevant tweets.  For background about WikiLeaks -- and why the organization matters  -- it's well worth watching this video.

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