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Obama Issues 'WikiLeaks' Order To Better Safeguard 'Classified' Information

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PRESIDENT OBAMA WIKILEAKS EXECUTIVE ORDER
U.S. President Barack Obama signs the America Invents Act at Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology September 16, 2011 in Alexandria, Virginia. The act reforms patent law so to give a patent to the first applicant rather than the first inventor and allows the woefully underfunded U.S. Patent and Trade Office to set and potentially keep its own fees. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) | Getty

The White House has issued an executive order today aimed at improving the security of classified networks and preventing the release of documents to organizations such as WikiLeaks that have compromised classified and delicate intelligence information.

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