Julian Paul Assange is an Australian editor, publisher and investigative journalist who founded WikiLeaks in 2006. WikiLeaks came to international attention in 2010 when it published a series of leaks provided by Chelsea Manning. These leaks included the Collateral Murder video, the Afghanistan war logs, the Iraq war logs, and CableGate. After the 2010 leaks, the United States government launched a criminal investigation into WikiLeaks and asked allied nations for assistance.
An Ecuadorean judge on Thursday ordered that a Swedish citizen and personal friend of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange be freed, two months after he was detained for alleged participation in a hacking.. Reuters - Published
Sweden's prosecution authority said on Thursday it would not appeal a court ruling rejecting a formal request that WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange be detained while an allegation of rape is.. Reuters - Published
The ruling by the Uppsala District Court is a setback for prosecutors who were hoping to issue a European Arrest Warrant for Assange and request his extradition from the United Kingdom to Sweden. The..
Gizmodo reports a Swedish court has ruled that Julian Assange should not be detained in absentia. Prosecutor Eva-Marie Persson requested Assange be detained over concerns that he would be a flight risk..
A court in Sweden on Monday rejected a request from prosecutors that WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange be detained in absentia. The request only complicating the process of having the Australian citizen..
The Justice Department has decided not to charge Julian Assange for his role in exposing some of the CIA’s most secret spying tools. This is according to a U.S. official and two other people familiar..
The UN's special rapporteur on torture said Wikileaks Founder Julian Assange shows signs of psychological torture. UN torture expert Nils Melzer says Assange was the victim of several years' worth of..
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has suffered psychological torture from a defamation campaign and should not be extradited to the United States where he would face a "politicized show trial," a U.N...
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was too ill on Thursday to appear via video link from a British prison in a hearing on an extradition request from the United States.. This is according to his lawyer...
Reuters reports WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was too ill on Thursday to appear via video link from a British prison in a hearing on an extradition request from the United States. This is according..
Pamela Anderson stands by friend Julian Assange after he was charged with a string of espionage charges in the US. Speaking at the Cannes Film Festival, Anderson said people should be "more proud" of..
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On Thursday WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was been charged with 17 new counts under the Espionage Act for "unlawfully obtaining" and disclosing national defense information, including a potentially..
According to Gizmodo.com, "Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, who was arrested in London last month after seven years in an Ecuadorian embassy, is now reportedly facing new charges of espionage in the..