Nigeria's military detains 2 Al Jazeera reporters

2015-03-26 13:30

Nigeria’s military has detained two Al Jazeera journalists in the northeast city of Maiduguri, the news outlet says.

Apartheid era spook linked to spy cables leak

2015-03-08 10:20

A former apartheid era intelligence agent has been blamed for the leak of spy cables to Al Jazeera TV channel.

Greenpeace seeks urgent meeting with Mahlobo

2015-02-26 19:43

Greenpeace director Kumi Naidoo has requested an urgent meeting with the minister of state security, following revelations by leaked documents from State Security Agency.

Leak of spy cables may have hidden agenda - reports

2015-02-26 17:43

The leak of classified information may have a much more sinister agenda, than just the release of state secrets, according to reports.

SA spies suspect China behind nuke facility break-ins

2015-02-26 09:31

South African spies suspect China was behind a series of break-ins at a nuclear facility near Hartbeespoort Dam, secret documents leaked to Al Jazeera state.

Spy cables: Ex-Israeli agents threatened cyber attack on SA

2015-02-25 15:44

Former "Mossad spies" threatened a cyber attack on South African banking and financial institutions demanding an end to the ‘boycott Israel’ campaign, leaked intelligence documents show.

SA intelligence on show in leaked Spy Cables

2015-02-24 22:19

The Spy Cables document past South African concerns about Iranian influence in Africa as well as communication between South African intelligence and the CIA and Israel's Mossad.

Snowden played no role in leak of Spy Cables - report

2015-02-24 16:06

Al Jazeera has denied that American information technology expert Edward Snowden played any part in leaking the now infamous Spy Cables.

Spy Cables: Mossad contradicted Netanyahu’s warning on Iran

2015-02-24 08:37

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's 2012 warning to the UN General Assembly that Iran had almost completed its "plans to build a nuclear weapon" was contradicted by his own country’s spy agency, leaked South African intelligence reports show.

State Security mum on Spy Cables

2015-02-23 21:59

The State Security Agency is keeping its cards close to its chest about the leak of documents that revealed some damning allegations about its operations over the years.


Australia's Greste urges support for Al Jazeera journos

2015-03-26 10:12

Freed Australian Al Jazeera reporter Peter Greste has called for the international community to continue supporting his colleagues in Egypt, stressing that they are still on trial.

Cabinet condemns spy leaks

2015-03-05 11:54

Cabinet has condemned the leaking of top secret State Agency documents, which it says threatens the country’s security.

Planned terror attack in SA foiled - spy cables

2015-02-26 17:44

Leaked State Security Agency information has revealed that a planned terrorist attack in South Africa in 2010 was foiled by SA authorities.

Spy cables: SA unconcerned about al-Qaeda threat

2015-02-26 11:16

South African officials did not believe that al-Qaeda presented a direct threat to the country, despite a number of alarmist intelligence cables sent by foreign intelligence agencies, leaked spy cables reveal.

Dlamini-Zuma spy cable claims ‘absolute rubbish’

2015-02-25 18:48

The United States has rubbished claims in recently leaked intelligence documents that it opposed AU commission chairperson Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma’s bid for the position in 2012.

A shot at ANC deputy president for unhappy Dlamini-Zuma?

2015-02-25 09:01

For months rumours have circulated about why AU Commission chairperson Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma may not seek a second term. Now the SA spy cables may help explain why, writes Ferial Haffajee .

Intense lobbying around Dlamini-Zuma election

2015-02-24 20:05

Intense lobbying by South Africa, the US, and other countries, characterised the election of Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma as AU Commission chairperson in 2012, leaked cables have revealed.

R2K: Spy cables leak a double-edged sword

2015-02-24 13:56

R2K has weighed in on the leak of SSA spy cables, stating the release of classified state security documents could be argued both for the public interest, but also be used to further justify state information control.

Spy Cables: Trying to suppress the Goldstone Report

2015-02-24 05:00

Leaked secret SA intelligence reports – dubbed the Spy Cables - include an account of the head of Israeli intelligence, Meir Dagan, lobbying on behalf of Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas in an effort to suppress the Goldstone Report.

Spy Cables: Mbeki met 'Mr Rowhani' over nuclear programme

2015-02-23 20:57

According to leaked Spy Cables former president Thabo Mbeki met with an Iranian delegation headed by a "Mr Rowhani" - likely to be current Iranian President Hassan Rouhani in 2005 to help with their nuclear programme.

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