WikiLeaks Facebook page

However, it’s a well-crafted statement and has left the possibility of Facebook changing its course in the future. 

Other sites like Amazon Web Services and PayPal have already blocked Wikileaks.

Facebook’s handling of whether to block controversial and potentially harmful content from its servers has not been without criticism as it has opted not to ban groups pertaining to Holocaust denial. 

The Wikileaks page on Facebook has nearly one million followers.