The whistleblower site gained international notoriety earlier this year when they released the Collateral Damage video of a helicopter attack in Baghdad in 2007 where civilians and two Reuters journalists were killed. You may remember, we interviewed Wikileaks co-founder Julian Assange on the day the video was released. Today, news comes out that federal officials have arrested an army intelligence analyst, 22 year old specialist Bradley Manning, who bragged about leaking classified videos and documents to an ex-hacker online, after which the hacker turned him in to the FBI. Manning, who apparently was arrested two weeks ago at a base in Iraq, and according to family is being held in Kuwait, without any formal charges filed at this time. Alyona talks with Cenk Uygur of the Young Turks in our studio to get his take on this debacle.
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