Naughty, naughty! The Apparat hard at work! <br><br><br><blockquote><font size=1>In reply to:</font><hr><p>ALEXANDRIA, Va. (Reuters) - A Defense Department analyst was charged on Thursday with illegally disclosing classified defense information to two former officials of a pro-Israel lobbying group, court documents showed.<br><br>A superseding indictment returned by a federal grand jury and unsealed on Thursday charges Lawrence Franklin, a Pentagon analyst, with giving the information to two former employees of the influential American Israel Public Affairs Committee.<br><br>The new indictment charges Steven Rosen, formerly AIPAC's policy director, with illegally receiving classified information from Franklin and with illegally helping Franklin pass on written classified information.<br><br>The indictment also charges Keith Weissman, AIPAC's former senior Middle East analyst, with illegally receiving classified information.<p><hr></blockquote><p><br>Via Reuters<br><br>
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