Wikileaks' lawyer Mark Stephens defends secrets leak

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A lawyer for Wikileaks has defended the decision to release thousands of secret US documents.

The decision has been criticised for jeopardising international relations and putting individuals in danger.

But Mark Stephens said the public interest justified the leaks.

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