The National Security Archive, based at George Washington University, has provided a guide explaining How to Decipher a State Department Cable:
"This guide … might come in handy as you peruse the 251,287 Department of State cables recently released by wikileaks (…)"
"At the Archive, we have lots of practice reading declassified government documents. Since we will be using this space to share with you some documents from our trove of government releases, we thought it would be useful to give you some tips on what to look for in these documents. Several of our experienced analysts have created
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