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Leaked cable suggests American diplomats told to gather intelligence (The Obama lovefest is over)
cnn ^ | 11/29/2010 | Kevin Conlon

Posted on 11/29/2010 3:48:49 AM PST by tobyhill

A 2009 cable sent from Secretary of State Hillary Clinton to American U.N. missions and embassies around the world ostensibly directed American diplomats to engage in intelligence-gathering.

The 8,358 word National Humint Collection Directive (Humint being Human Intelligence) "reflects the results of a recent Washington review of reporting and collection needs focused on the United Nations," according to the document made public by the whistle-blower website Wikileaks Sunday.

The information Clinton directed the diplomats she oversees to ascertain ranged from basic biographical data such as diplomats' names and addresses to their frequent flyer and credit card numbers, to even "biometric information on ranking North Korean diplomats." Typical biometric information includes fingerprints, signatures, and iris recognition.

The cable, simply signed 'CLINTON', is classified S/NF - or 'Secret/No Foreign' - and was sent to 33 embassies and the U.N. mission offices in New York, Vienna, and Rome.

(Excerpt) Read more at cnn.com ...


TOPICS: Extended News; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: bhostatedept; humint; soshillary

1 posted on 11/29/2010 3:48:57 AM PST by tobyhill
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To: tobyhill

She is adding all that info to her Collection of FBI files


2 posted on 11/29/2010 3:51:24 AM PST by ballplayer
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To: tobyhill

Wonder if she got any data on Barack 0bama...


3 posted on 11/29/2010 3:51:47 AM PST by 668 - Neighbor of the Beast (Happy Thanksgiving to all!)
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To: ballplayer

Can Sandy Beger Be close By I am sure he can Help Just Hide it under a Trailer


4 posted on 11/29/2010 3:52:14 AM PST by ballplayer
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To: tobyhill

I guess this is what Commissar Cankles meant by that big stupid “Reset Button” she used to present to foreign leaders....


5 posted on 11/29/2010 4:01:43 AM PST by Yossarian (Heartfelt thanks, Tea Party Patriots! Despite slander and muck, you pulled through!)
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To: 668 - Neighbor of the Beast
Now no country will want to even talk to this administration unless they got some juicy stuff on Obama.
6 posted on 11/29/2010 4:02:42 AM PST by tobyhill
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To: Yossarian

I think this one broke that reset button.


7 posted on 11/29/2010 4:03:38 AM PST by tobyhill
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To: tobyhill

I heard that the maoist was able to convince his cohorts in the msm to withhold some very damaging details but did not try to protect Hitlery.


8 posted on 11/29/2010 4:06:49 AM PST by Carley (IT'S THREAT ANALYSIS, NOT RACIAL PROFILING)
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To: tobyhill

More Obama administration incompetance. First to allow this leak to occur and their response to it. Kinda remind you of the oil leak doesn’t it? The Obama Administration Titanic ship has hit an iceberg is is leaking


9 posted on 11/29/2010 4:27:31 AM PST by 4rcane
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To: tobyhill

Maybe I’m missing something, information in leaks does not seem to live up to the reaction they are getting.


10 posted on 11/29/2010 4:29:42 AM PST by opentalk
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To: tobyhill

Hillary Clinton has seen to many Jame Bond movies.


11 posted on 11/29/2010 4:32:11 AM PST by Vaduz
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To: Vaduz

this leak was designed to hurt Hill’s chances at running in 2012.
It’s no surprise that these “leaks” started when they did. This has Soros’s fingerprints all over it.


12 posted on 11/29/2010 4:38:24 AM PST by newnhdad (The longest of journeys begins with one step.)
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To: opentalk
We won't see a lot of the reactions but no other countries diplomats will trust the US anymore.

This is beyond damning, it's so-called diplomats turned into blackmailers.

13 posted on 11/29/2010 4:41:25 AM PST by tobyhill
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To: newnhdad
That is true but it's going to ultimately hurt Obama. No one will trust anyone in this administration.
14 posted on 11/29/2010 4:43:25 AM PST by tobyhill
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To: tobyhill

Well, Obama promised “Transparency” - he never thought that he would actually be forced to deliver it!

This is what they get for putting gays in the military.


15 posted on 11/29/2010 4:43:29 AM PST by Bon mots ("Anything you say, can and will be construed as racist...")
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To: opentalk

“Maybe I’m missing something, information in leaks does not seem to live up to the reaction they are getting.”

My thoughts too.

Thank you.


16 posted on 11/29/2010 4:46:41 AM PST by Gatún(CraigIsaMangoTreeLawyer)
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To: Bon mots
LOL. Obama got the best of all worlds, Hillary looks like a fool, an openly gay soldier and complete transparency.

Hey Obama, how's that change coming?

17 posted on 11/29/2010 4:48:18 AM PST by tobyhill
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To: Gatún(CraigIsaMangoTreeLawyer)

These are the teasers. Wait till they start getting to the exchanges of money and weapons.


18 posted on 11/29/2010 4:51:57 AM PST by tobyhill
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To: newnhdad

Agree Soros knows how to plan way ahead of the game.


19 posted on 11/29/2010 5:03:46 AM PST by Vaduz
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It is going to bring the whole US diplomatic corpse (sarc) to a grinding halt. You are right, no one will trust us for anything anymore. Kinda like when Obama blew out our CIA fellows and wanted them brought to court on charges. Let’s face it folks, between Obama and all the libtards now in the diplomatic corps, and our CIA hobbled and in shreds, this country is now the laughing stock of the world.


20 posted on 11/29/2010 5:08:06 AM PST by NOBO2
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To: newnhdad

Wikileaks, watch the other hand, this is an inside operation by our little commies to damage opponents and primarily to further their efforts to grab control of the INTERNET.


21 posted on 11/29/2010 5:08:41 AM PST by iopscusa (El Vaquero. (SC Lowcountry Cowboy))
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To: tobyhill

“These are the teasers. Wait till they start getting to the exchanges of money and weapons.”

I hope you are right, toby.

I’ve been in need of a good political fight for a number of years.

Thank you for your reply.


22 posted on 11/29/2010 5:11:14 AM PST by Gatún(CraigIsaMangoTreeLawyer)
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To: opentalk

“Hillary Clinton and several thousand diplomats around the world are going to have a heart attack when they wake up one morning and find an entire repository of classified foreign policy is available, in searchable format, to the public ... Everywhere there’s a US post, there’s a diplomatic scandal that will be revealed. Worldwide anarchy in CSV format ... It’s beautiful, and horrifying.”

Like Manning’s statement above? what damage control method did the Insane clown posse in the WhiteHouse use?


23 posted on 11/29/2010 5:12:19 AM PST by griswold3 (Employment is off-shored, away from govt. regulations, price pressure groups, and liabilities.)
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To: NOBO2

” this country is now the laughing stock of the world. “

‘Laughing stock’?? I wish it were that simple —

Do you have any idea how many potentially catastrophic situations (a couple of looming regional - nuclear? - wars, and also looming trade/currency/economic wars) are going on in the world??

And now, the US has next-to-zero diplomatic credibility in trying to deal with any of ‘em....

The world just became an infinitely more dangerous place....


24 posted on 11/29/2010 5:14:28 AM PST by Uncle Ike (Rope is cheap, and there are lots of trees...)
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To: tobyhill

“A 2009 cable sent from...”

Anybody here know how to send a “cable”?


25 posted on 11/29/2010 5:16:25 AM PST by pappyone
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To: iopscusa
....and primarily to further their efforts to grab control of the INTERNET.

Ur, um, ever heard of Project Echelon?

26 posted on 11/29/2010 5:16:43 AM PST by Thermalseeker (Stop the insanity - Flush Congress!)
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To: tobyhill

"The stolen 950 FBI, federal code level and diplomatic UN files
are our DNC-owned "Badges of Courage".
We .... will continue to make the rules."

27 posted on 11/29/2010 5:18:34 AM PST by Diogenesis ('Freedom is the light of all sentient beings.' - Optimus Prime)
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To: tobyhill
ostensibly directed American diplomats to engage in intelligence-gathering

Not surprising. Hillary honed her skills in averting Bill's bimbo eruptions.
28 posted on 11/29/2010 5:22:12 AM PST by Thrownatbirth (.....Iraq Invasion fan since '91.)
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To: tobyhill; All

Here is a sincere question on my part to you and all:

Do you believe this is giving Soros a headache?...Or do you think it is going according to his plan?

I think I would pick the latter, but I’m not sure…hence the question.

Thank you.


29 posted on 11/29/2010 5:35:02 AM PST by Gatún(CraigIsaMangoTreeLawyer)
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To: newnhdad; All

I just saw your post. (Ref my post #29)

We seem to be thinking along the same lines.


30 posted on 11/29/2010 5:42:52 AM PST by Gatún(CraigIsaMangoTreeLawyer)
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To: Uncle Ike

And it appears no one wants to believe that is exactly what Obama wants.


31 posted on 11/29/2010 5:47:29 AM PST by anniegetyourgun
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To: anniegetyourgun

“And it appears no one wants to believe that is exactly what Obama wants.”

It isn’t what Obama wants. It is what Soros wants. And I think, without proof, Soros has lost control over Obama.


32 posted on 11/29/2010 6:01:28 AM PST by Gatún(CraigIsaMangoTreeLawyer)
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To: Gatún(CraigIsaMangoTreeLawyer)

We disagree about who the real puppetmaster is.


33 posted on 11/29/2010 6:04:42 AM PST by anniegetyourgun
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