Controversial website Wikileaks has been condemned by the US after releasing over a quarter of million documents that expose candid views of foreign leaders and sensitive information on terrorism and nuclear proliferation.
Newspapers from around the world have published the controversial content which has embarassed The White House.
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has, together with American ambassadors, been urgently contacting foreign officials over the past few days to warn them of the disclosures.
The US government said releasing the classified information was a “reckless action“ which risked endangering lives and hurting relations with its allies.
US condemns Wikileaks expose