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WikiLeaks: International non-profit organisation publishing secret information, news leaks, and classified media
WikiLeaks is an international non-profit organisation that publishes news leaks and classified media provided by anonymous sources. Its website, initiated in 2006 in Iceland by the organisation Sunshine Press, claimed in 2015 to have released online 10 million documents in its first 10 years. Julian Assange, an Australian Internet activist, is generally described as its founder and director. Since September 2018, Kristinn Hrafnsson has served as its editor-in-chief.

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Julian Assange's fiance Stella Morris delivers statement outside the Old Bailey [Video]

Julian Assange's fiance Stella Morris delivers statement outside the Old Bailey

Stella Morris, the fiancee of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, has spoken ofhis fight for “life, press freedom and truth” as he awaits a decision on hisextradition to the United States. Morris..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 03:09Published
Artist Ai Weiwei holds silent protest against Julian Assange extradition [Video]

Artist Ai Weiwei holds silent protest against Julian Assange extradition

Chinese contemporary artist Ai Weiwei has staged a silent protest against theextradition of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. Assange’s case has attractedthe support of high-profile figures including..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 02:09Published
US Lawyers Silent At Testimony That GOP Congressman Tempted Assange With Pardon [Video]

US Lawyers Silent At Testimony That GOP Congressman Tempted Assange With Pardon

A lawyer said Friday that in 2017, she witnessed a former GOP congressman dangle a pardon from President Donald Trump before her client, Julian Assange. Jennifer Robinson's testimony was part of..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:38Published
Trump ally offered to arrange Assange pardon -lawyer [Video]

Trump ally offered to arrange Assange pardon -lawyer

[NFA] A lawyer for Julian Assange told a London court on Friday that she was present when an ally of U.S. President Donald Trump offered to arrange a pardon for the WikiLeaks founder in return for..

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 02:15Published
WikiLeaks founder Assange to fight US extradition bid in UK court [Video]

WikiLeaks founder Assange to fight US extradition bid in UK court

The hearing which was delayed due to coronavirus pandemic will resume on Monday and is due to run until early October.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:28Published
Julian Assange’s fiancée arrives for extradition hearing [Video]

Julian Assange’s fiancée arrives for extradition hearing

The fiancée of Julian Assange, Stella Moris, arrives at the Old Bailey as the Wikileaks’ founder’s extradition hearing continues in central London. Report by Jonesia. Like us on Facebook at..

Credit: ODN     Duration: 00:39Published
Protesters demand freedom for WikiLeaks founder Assange [Video]

Protesters demand freedom for WikiLeaks founder Assange

Drums were beaten as crowds of protesters roared outside the Old Baileydemanding WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is freed ahead of his extraditionhearing. More than 100 protesters, many brandishing..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 01:10Published
Assange supporters gather outside Old Bailey [Video]

Assange supporters gather outside Old Bailey

Supporters of Julian Assange gather outside the Old Bailey as the Wikileaks founder’s extradition hearing continues in central London. Report by Jonesia. Like us on Facebook at..

Credit: ODN     Duration: 00:38Published
Julian Assange arrives at court for extradition hearing [Video]

Julian Assange arrives at court for extradition hearing

Julian Assange has arrived at the Old Bailey as the Wikileaks founder’s extradition hearing continues in central London. Report by Jonesia. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and..

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The Assange Extradition Case is an Unprecedented Attack on Press Freedom, So Why’s the Media Largely Ignoring It?

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US contacts considered kidnapping or poisoning Assange, court told

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Julian Assange was bugged in the toilet at the Ecuadorian embassy at the request of “friends in America”, who even discussed kidnap or poisoning to bring the stalemate over the WikiLeaks founder to..
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'Fate worse than death': Assange may end up at Colorado Supermax jail, UK court told

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WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange would have to be "almost dying" to get out of arguably the most notorious prison in the United States if convicted of espionage charges and sent there, a court at..
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Julian Assange fighting extradition to U.S. in London court

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange appeared this week at a London court to fight extradition to the U.S. where he faces charges of releasing secret government documents. Meanwhile, new details of his..
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Julian Assange lawyer says Trump election victory will be bad for WikiLeaks founder

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A lawyer for Julian Assange said Friday that the WikiLeaks founder’s situation will be worse if President Donald Trump is re-elected in November than if Democrat rival Joe Biden wins. Edward..
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Julian Assange secretly fathered two children while evading arrest. His children’s mother speaks out

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange secretly fathered two young children during his seven years claiming asylum in London’s Ecuadorian Embassy. Elizabeth Palmer sat down with Stella Moris, Assange's..
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The Guardian Is Silent About the US Using the Paper To Jail Assange

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Julian Assange is not on trial simply for his liberty and his life. He is fighting for the right of every journalist to do hard-hitting investigative journalism without fear of arrest and extradition..
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Julian Assange: Mother of Wikileaks founder's children dreaded making relationship public

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More than 160 world leaders and diplomats call for UK to release Julian Assange

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WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange should be released from a UK prison and not be extradited to the US, according to more than 160 world leaders, politicians and diplomats. The high-powered group gave..
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"Very high" risk of Julian Assange attempting suicide, expert says

A psychiatrist who's interviewed Assange about 20 times says the WikiLeaks founder has shown "severe depression" and "psychotic symptoms."
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WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange says he 'hears voices' in prison: psychiatrist

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London: WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange complained of hearing imaginary voices and music while detained in a high-security British prison, a psychiatrist who has interviewed him told his extradition..
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Assange ‘offered win-win deal by Trump over Democrats’ emails source’

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WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was offered a “win-win” deal by Donald Trump to avoid extradition by revealing the source of the hacking of Democratic party emails, a court has heard. Barrister..
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US informants not harmed by leaked documents, Assange extradition hearing told

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US Lawyer Says Assange Faces Decades in Prison if Convicted

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Julian Assange rapped by judge after outburst during extradition trial

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Wikileaks Case: UK judge rejects bid to delay Julian Assange extradition hearing

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A British judge on Monday rejected a request by lawyers for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to delay his extradition hearing until next year to give his lawyers more time to respond to US allegations..
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Julian Assange takes extradition fight to Old Bailey

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WASHINGTON — Russia used Republican political operative Paul Manafort and the WikiLeaks website to try to help now-U.S. President Donald Trump win the 2016 election, a Republican-led Senate committee..
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'Woefully lax': report slams CIA cybersecurity after hacking tool leak

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Julian Assange 'too ill' to attend latest court hearing in US extradition case

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Assange's U.S. extradition case to resume in September, London court rules

Hearings in the U.S. extradition case against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will resume in September after being postponed from later this month because of the coronavirus outbreak, a London court..
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Assange's partner says his life is in danger in London prison

The partner of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange said on Friday his life is in danger while he is held in a London prison during the coronavirus lockdown.
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Coronavirus forces delay in U.S. extradition case against Assange

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U.S. extradition case against Assange next month postponed, London judge says

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Assange fathered two children while holed up in embassy, lawyer says

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange fathered two children with a lawyer who was representing him while he was holed up in the Ecuadorian embassy in London fighting extradition, the lawyer told a British..
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