Notes from the Wikileaks cables (from the US Department of State)

Posted August 27, 2011

These are some tools for searching the US Department of State cables released by Wikileaks.

A Wikileaks page on the cables is available here: http://wlcentral.org/cablegate

KEI recommends this site for searching the cables by key words:

http://cablegatesearch.net/search.php

You might also want to try:

Cabledrum.Net has put together a nice table of cables by year and country: http://www.cabledrum.net/cables/

One interesting search term is KIPR, a tag used in some US government cables about intellectual property rights. Other interesting search terms are WHO, WIPO, WTO, UNCTAD, UNEP and US Mission Geneva.

For our views on the Wikileaks disclosures, see: James Love, In Defense Of WikiLeaks: Looking At Cables On Pharmaceutical Drugs And Trade Pressures, Huffington Post, September 4, 2011.

Below are links to some KEI web pages featuring the Wikileak cables: