This is a vexing issue. If the documents are classified for security purposes, well and good. But if those purposes are actually the preservation of existing alliances, however strategic, then those purposes should be open to public view, debate and discussion. Otherwise, what good is the alliance?
By DAILYMAIL.COM REPORTER PUBLISHED: 08:36 EST, 17 April 2016 | UPDATED: 09:07 EST, 17 April 2016 The families of 9/11 victims in the US are reportedly infuriated at the administration of President Barack Obama for ‘siding with Saudi Arabia’ over a congressional bill that could incriminate Saudi officials for the deadly attacks on September 11, […]
via Families of 9/11 victims accuse Obama of ‘siding with Saudi Arabia’ by refusing to declassify 28 pages of report that ‘shows Saudi Arabia backed atrocity’ as Gulf nation threatens to pull $750 billion in US assets — Peace and Freedom