Bradley Manning accused of providing “Afghan Diaries” to Wikileaks

Bradley ManningBradley Manning is already in military custody, pending an investigation into allegations that he leaked the now famous video of a U.S. military helicopter attack in Iraq that killed over a dozen civilian non-combatants. Solidarity to Bradley and all GI Resisters!

Washington (CNN) — The Pentagon is focusing on jailed Army Pfc. Bradley Manning as the main suspect in the leak of tens of thousands of secret U.S. military documents related to the war in Afghanistan, a senior Pentagon official told CNN.

Manning, 22, is believed to have accessed a worldwide military classified Internet and e-mail system to download tens of thousands of documents, according to the official, who would not be identified because of the ongoing criminal investigation of the soldier.

The official said investigators now believe Manning logged into a system called the Secret Internet Protocol Router Network, which essentially provides military members who have appropriate security clearances access to classified e-mails and the military’s classified internet system.
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