WikiLeaks’ ‘Kissinger Cables’ is largest release ever with over 1.7 million diplomatic records


WikiLeaks has returned with its largest ever release of formerly confidential information. The “Kissinger Cables” include over 1.7 million diplomatic records from 1973 to 1976, of which 205,901 are connected to controversial US Secretary of State Henry Kissinger. In total, the release is around 700 million words long, and contains what WikiLeaks describes as “significant revelations about US involvements with fascist dictatorships, particularly in Latin America, under Franco’s Spain (including about the Spanish royal family) and in Greece under the regime of the Colonels.”

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