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Decades later, CIA’s damage assessment for the “Pentagon Papers” leak is still redacted

Decades later, CIA’s damage assessment for the “Pentagon Papers” leak is still redacted
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A formerly SECRET memo uncovered in the Central Intelligence Agency’s declassified archives shows that a month after the New York Times began publishing what would become known as “The Pentagon Papers,” the Agency set about assessing the damages. Despite the Agency’s admission that much of the information in Daniel Ellsberg’s leaks was decades old, even in the early ’70s, the report remains almost entirely redacted.

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January 10, 2018 at 08:19AM

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