The cables were leaked and first published by the Daily Mail.
"The British public would expect our ambassadors to provide the ministers with an honest, unclear assessment of their policies in their country. Their views are not necessarily the views of ministers or government, but we pay them to be honest. Like the US Ambassador here will post his reading of Westminster politics and personalities, say a statement from the UK FCO. "" Of course, we would expect such councils to be treated properly by ministers and officials and it is important that our ambassadors can Give their advice and stay confidential. Our team in Washington has strong ties with the White House and no doubt that they will resist such evil behavior, "the statement continued.
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