From The Washington Times:
A Fox News Channel investigation appears to challenge presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton’s insistence that “nothing” she sent or received on a private e-mail server was classified when she was secretary of State.
“Hillary Clinton, from the moment her exclusive use of personal email for government business was exposed, has claimed nothing she sent or received was marked classified at the time,” write Fox News Channel security analysts Catherine Herridge and Pamela Browne, in a new report published Saturday.
“But a 2012 email released by the State Department appears to challenge that claim because it carries a classified code known as a ‘portion marking’ — and that marking was on the email when it was sent directly to Clinton’s account.”
The analysts found that a “C” — which means the message was marked classified at the confidential level — is in the left-hand-margin. It relates to an April 2012 phone call with Malawi’s first female president, Joyce Banda, who took power after the death of President Mutharika in 2012.
The message reads “(C) Purpose of Call: to offer condolences on the passing of President Mukharika and congratulate President Banda on her recent swearing in.”
The rest of the message was fully redacted before it was publicly released by the State Department — “a sign that the information was classified at the time and dealt with sensitive government deliberations,” Ms. Herridge and Ms. Browne noted.
A U.S. government source told them that there are other Clinton emails with classified markings,…