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WikiLeaks strikes again. This time it's Syria

People might have thought that revelations of governments' actions and those opposed to them might have ended a while back because of all the hubbub associated with WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, but WikiLeaks has struck again. This time it relates to Syria. If what Assange says is correct what we are about to read will cause embarrassment all round in government and commercial circles. Watch this space as they say!
Beginning this morning, the international media organization and whistleblower group WikiLeaks began publishing what they are calling the "Syria Files" – more than two million emails from Syrian political figures, ministries and associated companies, dating from August 2006 to March 2012.
According to Wikileaks, the email data "derives from 680 Syria-related entities or Beginning this morning, the international media organization and whistleblower group WikiLeaks began publishing what they are calling the "Syria Files" – more than two million emails from Syrian political figures, ministries and associated companies, dating from August 2006 to March 2012.
"The Syria Files shine a light on the inner workings of the Syrian government and economy, but they also reveal how the West and Western companies say one thing and do another," the group said.
"It is only through understanding [the Syrian] conflict that we can hope to resolve it."
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange said: "The material is embarrassing to Syria, but it is also embarrassing to Syria’s opponents. It helps us not merely to criticise one group or another, but to understand their interests, actions and thoughts. It is only through understanding this conflict that we can hope to resolve it."
Over the next two months, according to a press release by the group, ground-breaking stories derived from the files will appear in WikiLeaks (global), Al Akhbar (Lebanon), Al Masry Al Youm (Egypt), ARD (Germany), Associated Press (US), L’Espresso (Italy), Owni (France) and Publico.es (Spain). Other publications will announce themselves closer to their publishing date.

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