julian assange

Roger Waters joins Assange supporters in London protest march

A hero to admirers who say he has exposed abuses of power, Wikileaks founder Julian Assange is cast by critics as a dangerous enemy of the state who has undermined Western security.

By REUTERS
22/02/2020
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange [file]
Trump offered to pardon Assange if he denied Russia helped leak Dem emails

Assange appeared by videolink from prison as lawyers discussed the management of his hearing next week to decide whether he should be extradited to the United States.

By REUTERS
19/02/2020
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange arrives at the Westminster Magistrates Court, after he was arrested
Wikileaks' Assange appears in court in Spain spying investigation

A CIA spokeswoman declined to comment.

By REUTERS
20/12/2019
Julian Assange
U.S. Justice Department files request to extradite WikiLeaks' Assange

The request was reportedly made last Thursday, but only became known to the public on Monday.

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Julian Assange's detention 'disproportionate' - U.N. rights group

Assange is being held in the high-security Belmarsh prison "as if he were convicted for a serious criminal offense."

By REUTERS
03/05/2019
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange arrives at the Westminster Magistrates Court, after he was arrested
Julian Assange charged with conspiracy by U.S. officials

"Julian Assange, 47, has today, Thursday 11 April, been arrested by officers from the Metropolitan Police Service (MPS) at the Embassy of Ecuador," police said.

By REUTERS
11/04/2019
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Ecuador denies it will expel Assange from their embassy

In a statement, Ecuador's foreign ministry denied it had reached an agreement with the British government to jail Assange if he left the embassy.

By REUTERS
06/04/2019
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange [file]
UN torture expert urges Ecuador not to expel Assange from embassy

That investigation was later dropped, but Assange fears he could be extradited to face charges in the United States, where federal prosecutors are investigating WikiLeaks.

By REUTERS
05/04/2019
Julian Assange
Julian Assange will be expelled from the Ecuadorian Embassy - WikiLeaks

President Lenin Moreno of Ecuador told radio stations on Tuesday that Assange has "repeatedly violated" the terms of his asylum.

05/04/2019
Chelsea Manning
Chelsea Manning jailed for defying grand jury subpoena

Manning's communications team released a statement saying the judge said she will be detained until she either cooperates or the grand jury finishes its term.

By REUTERS
09/03/2019
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