21 Feb '11, 10pm

Local media's position on recent WikiLeaks episode which involved Singapore officials gets scrutinized

SINGAPORE - While some questioned The Straits Times' (ST) decision to carry leaked US State Department cables that allegedly contained controversial comments by senior Singapore foreign affairs officials on the Republic's neighbours, the newspaper's associate editor said it did so as the story had broken in Australian news reports. Mr Janadas Devan pointed out the cables' content was leaked exclusively by WikiLeaks to Australia's Fairfax Media group in the South-east Asian region. Elsewhere, WikiLeaks worked with other newspapers - such as The New York Times, The Guardian and Der Spiegel - to publish simultaneous reports based on a collection of more than 91,000 classified reports on the war in Afghanistan. The local media's position on dealing with leaked documents - such as the recent WikiLeaks episode which put the Singapore officials under the spotlight -came under scr...

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