Wikileaks lawyer, Mark Stephens
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Wikileaks' lawyer Mark Stephens defends secrets leak

29 November 2010 Last updated at 13:29 GMT

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.