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WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange urged US officials to leak secret documents on drone strikes, saying that the broad discretion to kill citizens showed a "collapse" in the American system. 

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange addresses media from the window of the Ecuadorian embassy in London, on December 20, 2012. Assange on Friday urged US officials to leak secret documents on drone strikes, saying that the broad discretion to kill citizens showed a "collapse" in the American system.

Assange, who has angered US officials by releasing thousands of secret memos, used a rare US television appearance to condemn President Barack Obama's controversial green light to kill American citizens who conspire with Al-Qaeda.

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