WikiLeaks' Julian Assange on Afghanistan war documents

Julian Assange, the founder of, speaks with The Washington Post's Rocci Fisch and answers reader questions on just released secret Afghan war documents published by the web site.

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Wednesday, July 28, 2010; 3:00 PM

President Obama said Tuesday that the Afghanistan war documents leaked this week raise no fundamentally new issues about the conflict but added that their disclosure "could potentially jeopardize individuals or operations."

Obama's remarks, his first on the topic, came as the Pentagon announced it is launching a criminal probe -- led by the Army -- to discover the source of the leak, in which 91,000 documents were posted on

On Wednesday, July 28, at 3 p.m. ET, the Washington Post interviewed WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. Assange discussed the release of the documents and answered the questions you've submitted to our staff in an audio interview.



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